A265 Burwash Common - Drainage Works

9th - 28th September 2019

What works are taking place?

We will be carrying out drainage works on A265 Burwash Common.

When will these works start?

Work will start on Monday 9th September 2019 and continue until Saturday 28th September 2019.

We will be returning to carry out carriageway repairs following the drainage works. We will write to you with a date nearer the time.

Road closure & traffic management information

9-28 September: There will be temporary traffic lights in operation during the day (9am-4pm). The lights will be manually controlled at all times.

16-28 September: A265 Burwash Common will be closed to through traffic from 100 metres west of Swing Gate Hill to 150 metres East of Willingford Lane between 7pm & 6am.


Traffic will be diverted via A265, B2096 Battle Rd, A271 North Trade Rd, A2100 London Rd, A21 Johns Cross Roundabout, Robertsbridge Bypass, A21 London Rd, A265 Station Rd & vice versa

Information for local people

Vehicle access: When the road is closed to through traffic, this is for your safety and the safety of our workers. If you do need vehicle access then please discuss this with the team on site. We will try to give access where we can but there may be long delays whilst we make the area safe. We will always allow access for emergency vehicles. Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Weather: If it rains, we might be delayed in our works. We will keep you updated with any changes via advance warning signs.

Parking: There will be ‘no parking’ signs and cones on site to advise where parking is restricted.

Buses: We apologise if our works cause disruption to your bus service. Please check with the bus company for any alterations to the service during this time.

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