Temporary Closure of Shillingstone Lane

DORSET COUNCIL has made an Order under Section 14 [1] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as
amended. All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along Shillingstone Lane, Okeford Fitzpaine from the entrance to Hurst & Hurst Estates Ltd, Shillingstone Lane to a point approximately 80 metres to the west (in both directions). The order is needed in order to comply with health and safety regulations, which require the provision of safe working areas and to minimise the likelihood of danger to highway users. It will come into operation on 2nd October 2023 and will remain in force for 18 months, however it is anticipated that the works will be completed by 21st October 2023.

This Order will enable Gracelands Ltd to to excavate the highway and make utility connections. An alternative vehicular route will be signed using Shillingstone Lane, Lanchards, A357, Castle Lane and vice versa.

If you would like further information about the work being undertaken and access arrangements, please call Gracelands Ltd on 01962 718855. For further information concerning this Order please call Dorset Highways Traffic Team on 01305 221020. Find this information online: dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/roadworks-events

11th September 2023

JOHN SELLGREN, Executive Director of Place, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester DT1 1XJ. Any person who uses or permits the use of a vehicle in contravention of the Order will be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding £1000.

File ref. TJF.121.23 | Application ref. 1222854

Ed: This notice is in addition to those printed in the forthcoming printed edition of Fippenny News. It arrived just a little too late to include.