Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, Section 14(1) and (2)
The Surrey County Council
Public Bridleway No. 8 (Woking)
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2022
On 17 February 2022 Surrey County Council made a temporary order to prohibit all traffic on horseback from entering or proceeding along Bridleway No. 8 (Woking) between Chobham Road (Grid ref. 496519 159592) and its junction with Bridleway 394 (Woking).
The Order is necessary due to danger to the public because of subsidence caused by badger sett activity. It will be in operation from 21 February 2022 until 30 July 2022 or until completion of the works to repair the path, if earlier, and while the relevant notices are displayed. The Secretary of State for Transport can extend that period 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.
The is no alternative route for traffic on horseback. Traffic on foot is unaffected.
The 'Surrey County Council Public Bridleway No. 8 (Woking) Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2022' was made by Surrey County Council under Section 14(1) and (2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
Dated: 24 February 2022
Katie Stewart - Executive Director, Environment, Transport and Infrastructure
Enquiries to: Countryside Access Team, Surrey County Council, Whitebeam Lodge, Merrow Depot, Merrow Lane, Guildford GU4 7BQ.
Telephone: 0300 200 1003 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Files available to download
- Bridleway 8 (Woking) temporary closure plan (PDF)
Plan showing the temporary closure of Bridleway 8 (Woking) between Chobham Road and its junction with Bridleway 394 (Woking) due to danger to the public because of subsidence.