A diversion will be in operation on Church Road from November 7 for 5 days


A diversion will be in operation from November 7 to November 11 along Church Road.

The Essex County Council (Church Road, Stansted) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2022

Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council intends, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make the above Order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

Effect of the order: To temporarily close that length of Church Road, Stansted in the District of Uttlesford, from its junction with Lower Street to its junction with Walson Way a distance of approximately 745m.

The diversion is needed to allow roadworks by Essex County Council to address a drainage defect and is required for the safety of the public and workforce .

Access for emergency service vehicles and pedestrians will be maintained at all times during the closure.

The Diversion Route

1, From 16 Jordon Close, head east towards Church Rd

2. Exit the roundabout onto Walson Way

3. Continue onto Forest Hall Rd

4. Turn right onto Stansted Rd/B1383. Continue to follow B1383

5. Turn right onto Silver St/B1383

6. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Chapel Hill/B1051

7. Enter the roundabout at the bottom of Chapel hill

The diversion also is in operation in the opposite direction.

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