Decision details

The East Sussex (C92 Fairlight Road, Hastings)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2020

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow East Sussex Highways to carry out drainage works, East Sussex County Council have made an Order under Sections 14(1) and 15(1)(b) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, which will temporarily close the following length of road;


A safe route will be provided for pedestrians and vehicular access for residents and to properties maintained whenever possible with an alternative route for through traffic as follows;
LIGHT VEHICLES via A259 Old London Road, Hastings – A259 Rye Road – A259 Winchelsea Road, Guestling – C23 Friars Hill – C23 Pett Road – C23 Chick Hill - C92 Pett Level Road, Fairlight – C92 Battery Hill and vice versa;
HGVs via A259 Old London Road, Hastings – A259 Rye Road – A259 Winchelsea Road – A259 White Hart Hill – A259 Winchelsea Road – A259 Rye Road – A259 The Thorne – A259 Main Road – A259 Hastings Road – A259 Rectory Lane – A259 Roberts Hill – A259 Tanyard Lane – C92 Sea Road – C92 Pett Level Road – C92 Battery Hill and vice versa.

The Order commences 13 January 2020 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken between 13 January and 6 March 2020 depending upon the weather conditions.

If you require further information telephone Network Management on 0345 60 80 193.

Alternative options considered:

Temporary Road Closure
Fairlight Road - from its junction with U3238 Martineau Lane to its junction with C92 Battery Hill

Publication date: 03/01/2020

Date of decision: 10/01/2020