Footpath 18 (Farnham) Temporary Closure Order 2024


Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, Section 14(1) &14(2)
The Surrey County Council
Footpath No.18. (Farnham)
Temporary Prohibition Of Traffic Order 2024

On 25 January 2024, Surrey County Council made the above mentioned temporary order, the effect of which is to prohibit all traffic on foot or by any other means from entering or proceeding along that length of Public Footpath No.18 (Farnham) from point A (Grid ref:481709 145210 ) at its junction with the A31 Alton Road, opposite Public Footpath No.11 (Farnham) in a generally southerly direction for approximately 100 metres, to the east of Willey Mill House to point B (Grid ref:481694 145118) marked by a solid bold line on plan no. 3/1/18/H101.

The Order is necessary on the grounds of public safety due to a washed out bridge.

The closure will be in operation for a period of six months from 29 January 2024 or until completion of the works, if earlier. That period can be extended by the Secretary of State for Transport if required.

The temporary closure will only be in operation when appropriate road traffic signs are displayed on site by the County Council or an authorised person acting on its behalf. Access to properties will not be affected.

There is no alternative route.

'The Surrey County Council Public Footpath 18 (Farnham) Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2024' was made by the County Council under Section 14(1) & 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

Dated: 1 February 2024

Katie Stewart, Director of Environment, Infrastructure and Growth.

Any Enquiries relating to this notice should be directed to: Countryside Access Team, Surrey County Council, Whitebeam Lodge, Merrow Depot, Merrow Lane, Guildford, GU4 7BQ. Tel: 03456 009009 or email:

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