Temporary Road closure – Waverbridge to Wheyrigg – 30 August 2022

A temporary road closure has been put in place to allow Cumbria Highways to carry out drainage and carriageway surfacing works which are expected to commence 30th August 2022 and anticipated to take 7 days to complete.

Please see below details of the extents of the closure and alternative route, the relevant legal notice can be viewed at https://api-gb.one.network/downloads/tm/1026/reactivation-notice_130391144_3480960_73abd7f00a.pdf and a location plan clearly showing these extents can be found on one.network via link https://one.network/?tm=130391144.

Location: The B5302, Waverbridge, from its junction with the C2050, extending in a westerly direction for approx. 3.2 kilometres.

Alternative Route: via the unrestricted sections of the B5302, the A596, B5301 Aspatria to Silloth, B5300, Eden Street, and Criffel Street. A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times.

Should you have any queries in relation to this restriction please contact the Highways Hotline by calling 0300 303 2992 or via the Cumbria County Council website quoting the reference AL22-076

NB: Stagecoach have been informed and buses are to be allowed through.