Decision details

The East Sussex (A26 Eridge Road, Boars Head, Crowborough)(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 East Sussex Highways 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
Eridge Road - from the Boars Head roundabout to the junction with U7880 Boars Head 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 A26 Eridge Road – C70 Bunny Lane – A267 Frant Road, Mayfield Road, Tunbridge Wells Road, Argos Hill, Mayfield Bypass, Wellbrook Hill, Mayfield Road – A272 Summer Hill, Main Road, Curtains Hill, Pound Green, High Street, Station Road, Lephams Bridge Road, Buxted Road, Budletts Lane – A26 Mill Pond Road, Five Ash Down, Uckfield Road, Beacon Road and vice versa.

The Order commences 13 November 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 between 13 & 17 November 2023 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 03/11/2023

Date of decision: 10/11/2023