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THE BOROUGH OF BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN (RIVINGTON ROAD, BELMONT ROAD AND HIGH STREET, BELMONT)

Notice ID: WAR0696133

Notice effective from
5th July 2018 to 4th August 2018

THE BOROUGH OF BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN (RIVINGTON ROAD, BELMONT ROAD AND HIGH STREET, BELMONT) (TEMPORARY CLOSURE PROHIBITION OF TURNING AND PROHIBITION OF WAITING) ORDER 2018
NOTICE is hereby given that Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council proposes to make the above Order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 to enable The Ironman UK Bolton Triathlon to take place on the highway.
The effect of the order is to close the roads mentioned in column 1 of Schedule 1 to this Notice for the distances mentioned in column 2 of Schedule 1; to prohibit the turning in the directions mentioned in column 1 of Schedule 2 from the roads mentioned in column 2 of Schedule 2 to the roads mentioned in column 3 of Schedule 2; and to prohibit waiting at ay time on the roads mentioned in column 1 of Schedule 3 for the distances mentioned in column 2 of Schedule 3.
The Order will be in force between the hours of 6.00am and 2.30pm on Sunday, 15th July 2018. The closure of High Street/Belmont Road mentioned in row 3 of Schedule 1 will be required only briefly from time to time between the hours above.
For the Rivington Road closure the proposed diversion route for traffic from the east will be via Belmont Road (A675), Scout Road and Walker Fold Lane. For traffic from the south and west vehicles will be directed along Dryfield Lane, Horwich.
For the High Street/Belmont Road closure mentioned in row 2 of Schedule 1, the proposed diversion route for traffic from the south will be north along the A666 to the M65 junction 4. Non-motorway traffic will be diverted from this point along the A666 then via the A6062 and A674. From the north vehicles will be directed left onto Egerton Road, right onto Longworth Road and then left onto the A666 to follow directions as per above.
It is anticipated that High Street/Belmont Road will only be closed for brief periods to allow competitors to exit from Rivington Road. Traffic will be halted by police officers until competitors have passed. There is no diversion route for this closure.
Junctions will be marshalled in order to facilitate access where possible for residents and businesses seeking to access their properties.
For the High Street/Belmont Road closures mentioned in row 2 of Schedule 1, access will be available to residents via the signed diversion routes. For the High Street/Belmont Road closure mentioned in row 3 of Schedule 1, access will be available at all times to residents and businesses. For the temporary prohibitions of turning mentioned in Schedule 2, vehicles will be required to follow the respective diversion routes mentioned above.
Any queries concerning the closure should be made by telephoning Capita Highways (on behalf of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council) on 01254 - 273307.
DATED this 5th of July 2018
DAVID FAIRCLOUGH, Director of HR, Legal and Governance Town Hall, BLACKBURN, BB1 7DY
SCHEDULE 1 TEMPORARY CLOSURES
Street
Length Affected
Rivington Road/ Church Street
From a point 221 metres East of its junction with Belmont Road (at Hordern Stoops) to its junction with A675 High Street
High Street/Belmont Road
From its junction with Egerton Road to its junction with Brookdale in a northwards direction only
High Street/Belmont Road
From its junction with Egerton Road to a point 1290 metres north of its junction with Crookfield Road
SCHEDULE 2 TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TURNING
Prohibition
From
To
No right turn
High Street
Southbound into Rivington Road
No right turn
Maria Square
Into High Street
No left turn
High Street
Northbound into Rivington Road
No left turn
The public car park on the South West corner of the junction of Rivington Road and High Street
Into Church Street
SCHEDULE 3 TEMPORARY NO WAITING AT ANY TIME
Street
Length Affected
High Street, Belmont
From its junction with Maria Square to its junction with Brookdale on both the East and West sides

Attachments

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Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

King William Street , Town Hall , Blackburn , Lancashire , BB1 7DY

http://www.blackburn.gov.uk/ 01254 585 585

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