Decision details

The East Sussex (U3182 Devonshire Road & A21 Cornwallis Terrace, Hastings)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2021

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow BT Openreach to carry out cabling 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 lengths 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 A21 Havelock Road/Harold Place - A259 Denmark Place - A2101 Albert Road/Queens Road - U3169 South Terrace/Priory Avenue - U3165 Linton Road - U3180 Cornwallis Gardens/Cornwallis Terrace.

The Order commences on 5 April 2021 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken from 21:00hrs on 5 April to 05:00hrs on 6 April 2021 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Alternative options considered:

Temporary Road Closures
Devonshire Road - from its junction with U3182 Station Road to its junction with U3169 South Terrace.

Cornwallis Terrace - from its junction with A21 Havelock Road to its junction with U3181 Priory Road.

Publication date: 29/03/2021

Date of decision: 02/04/2021