Decision details

The East Sussex (A268 Rye Road, Rye Foreign)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2023

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow UKPN to carry out 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;


Temporary Road Closure
Rye Road - from the junction with B2082 Iden Road to Broomhill Lodge Hotel

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 A268 Rye Road / Rye Hill / Fishmarket Road – A259(T) Fishmarket Road / South Undercliff / Strand Quay / Winchelsea Road / New Winchelsea Road / Royal Military Road / Tanyard Lane / Ferry Hill / Roberts Hill / Rectory Lane / Hastings Road / Main Road / The Thorne / Rye Road / Winchelsea Road / White Hart Hill / Winchelsea Road – A259 Rye Road / Old London Road / The Bourne / East Beach Street / East Parade / Pelham Place – A2101 Albert Road / Queens Road / St Helens Road – A21 Sedlescombe Road North – A21(T) Sedlescombe Road North – A28 Westfield Lane / Church Lane / Main Road / Brede Road / Brede Hill / Cackle Street / Northiam Road / Horns Cross / Well House Hill / Perrymans Cross / Hastings Road / Main Street / Station Road – A268 Whitebread Lane / Peasmarsh Road / Two Hovens / Barnets Hill / Flackley Ash / Main Street / Rye Road and vice versa.

The Order commences 20 March 2023 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 09:30hrs to 16:00hrs on 20 March 2023 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 13/03/2023

Date of decision: 17/03/2023