Decision details

The East Sussex (Skyline Events London to Brighton Cycle Event)(Special Event) 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 facilitate the safety of participants, organisers and the travelling public attending the Skyline London to Brighton cycle event, East Sussex County Council have made an Order under Sections 16A to C of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, which will temporarily close the following length of road;


Temporary Road Closure – from 00.01 hrs to 23.59 hrs on 19 September 2021
C203 Upper Beacon Road & C203 Ditchling Road, Ditchling – from the junction of U5240 Underhill Lane to the Brighton & Hove City council boundary, a distance of 4895 metres.

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 signed via south on Ditchling Road toward Coldean Lane. Turn right onto Coldean Lane. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Carden Avenue. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the A27 ramp to Worthing/London/Hove/A23. Merge onto A27. Take the ramp to A23/London/Brighton/Gatwick Airport. At the roundabout take the 1st exit onto A27. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto London Road/A23. Slight left onto A273. Turn right onto Underhill Lane and vice versa.

Access by emergency vehicles will be maintained at all times.

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

Publication date: 10/09/2021

Date of decision: 17/09/2021