Public Notice Portal - Brought to you by Britain's Local News Media
Traffic & Roads

Temporary Road Restrictions A2 Trunk Road, (Whitfield Roundabout to Duke of York's Roundabout)

CT17Published 08/02/23
East Kent Mercury • 

What is happening?

National Highways
Notice is hereby given that National Highways Limited has made an Order on the A2. Trunk Road in the County of Kent, under Section 14(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 because works are proposed to be executed on the road.
The effect of the Order is to authorise:-
1. the overnight closure of both carriageways between Whitfield Roundabout (A2.56) and Duke of York's Roundabout (A2.58), and all slip roads leading to and from this length of carriageway; and
2. the 24-hour closure of the lay-bys located adjacent to the length of carriageway described in 1 . above. 
These measures are in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake carriageway, drainage, electrical, signage, bridge, geotechnical and all associated works.
It is expected that the work will take 6 weeks starting on or after Monday 20th February 2023. The overnight closures will take between 20:00 and 06:00 hours (maximum period).
The Order will come into force on the 18th February 2023 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months, ceasing when the works are complete. Traffic affected by the closures above will be diverted using the A256, A20 and the A2. HGVs bound to or from the Port of Dover will be diverted using the M20 and the A20.
The temporary closures and diversion route will be clearly indicated by traffic signs when they are in operation during the works period.
P Collins, an Official of National Highways Co Ltd. Ref: NH/SE/2022/A2./59
National Highways Limited, (Company No. 9346363). Registered Office: Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LZ. A company registered in England and Wales.
For enquiries, please contact the Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or 

Open to feedback





Need to publish a public notice?

If you need to publish a public notice, please contact East Kent Mercury directly at:

01780 484831

About Us

The Public Notice Portal is owned and operated by the News Media Association, the voice of UK national, regional, and local newspapers in all their print and digital forms. NMA members include nearly 900 local and regional news titles which reach 40 million people across the length and breadth of the country each month.

Public Notice PortalNews Media Association