Lower Weybourne Lane and Station Hill, Farnham - Highways public notice


The Surrey County Council
Lower Weybourne Lane (C121) and Station Hill (B3001) Farnham
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2023

On 13 September 2023 Surrey County Council made the above-mentioned Temporary Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be to prohibit vehicles from entering or proceeding in that length of;

(1) Lower Weybourne Lane (C121) Farnham that is crossed under the bridge known as "Lower Weybourne Bridge" (23/21) and for a distance of 30 metres either side.

Alternative Route: Lower Weybourne Lane, (B3208) Badshot Lea Road, Lower Farnham Road, Boxalls Lane, (B3007) Weybourne Road, and Lower Weybourne Lane or this route in reverse, and;

(2) that length of Station Hill (B3001) Farnham that is crossed by the level crossing known as "Farnham Level Crossing" and for a distance of 20 metres either side.

Alternative Route: (i) Tilford Road, Great Austins, Old Farnham Lane, (A287) Firgrove Hill, Longbridge, Downing Street, The Borough, and South Street, and (ii) Station Hill, South Street, (A287) Union Road, Longbridge, Bridge Square, Firgrove Hill, Great Austins, and Tilford Road.

This Order is required to facilitate inspection and maintenance bridge works for, or on behalf of Network Rail. These works are anticipated to be completed within 1 night, part (1) between the hours of 1am and 6am, and part (2) between the hours of 8pm and 4am within 18-month period of operation of this Order which will commence on 27 September 2023.

Advanced warning signs will be displayed and the temporary closure, which is anticipated to be in operation 24 hours per day, will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed. For part (1) access for emergency services and pedestrians will be maintained at all times. All other traffic will be required to follow the diversion route. For part (2) Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times, all other traffic including emergency service vehicles will be required to use the diversion route. No sole access will be affected by this closure.

Dated 14 September 2023

Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton

Assistant Director- Highways Operations & Infrastructure

Enquiries to: Traffic Regulation Orders Team, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7BQ
Telephone: 0300 200 1003

Subscribe to our newsletters for latest news and events.