Decision details

The East Sussex (A275 Cooksbridge Road, Cooksbridge)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2019

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow Network Rail to carry out civil engineering 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 via A275 The Street – A275 Offham Road – A275 Nevill Road – A275 Brighton Road – A27(T) Lewes Bypass – A26 Southerham Road – A26 Cuilfail Tunnel – A26 Malling Street – A26 Malling Hill – A26 Malling Down – A26 Uckfield Road – A26 Rose Hill – A26 Lewes Road – A22 Uckfield Bypass - A22 Maresfield Bypass – A22 Batts Bridge Road – A272 Goldbridge Road – A272 Western Road – A272 Station Road – A275 vice versa

The Order commenced 4 November 2019 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken as below, depending upon the weather conditions;

from 18:00hrs Saturday 18 January 2020 to 06:00hrs Monday 20 January 2020.

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

Alternative options considered:

Temporary Road Closures
A275 Cooksbridge Road - 10 metres either side of the level crossing.

Publication date: 10/01/2020

Date of decision: 17/01/2020