A350 Westbury Roadworks
Wiltshire Council will be closing the A350 through Westbury during September and October to undertake highway resurfacing. Road closures will be required whilst the work is taking place. These road closures will be in place for 24 hour periods to ensure the work is completed quickly and without a drawn out programme.
Work Area 1 A - Between Frogmore Road and Edwards Street
Work Area 1 B - Between Edwards Street and Station Road (B3091)
Work Area 2 A - Between Station Road (B3091) and High Street
Work Area 2 B - Between High Street to approximately 40m before Bratton Road (B3091)
Work Area 3 A - Between approximately 40m before Bratton road (B3091) and Orchard Road
Work Area 3 B - Between Orchard Road and Leigh Road (A3098)
Programme of Works
Geo grid and a groundsurvey works will be undertaken during the night shifts.
|Monday 16 September||Phase 1||24 hours||Planning off existing surface|
|Tuesday 17 September|
|24 Hours||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Wednesday 18 September|
Planning existing surface and laying new surface
|Thursday 19 September|
|Laying new surface|
|Friday 20 September|
|Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Saturday 21 September|
Laying new surface
|Sunday 22 September||Phase 2||24 hours ||Laying new surface|
|Monday 23 September||Phase 2||24 hours||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Tuesday 24 September||Phase 2||24 hours||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Wednesday 25 September||Phase 2||24 hours||Laying new surface around ironworks|
|Thursday 26 September ||Phase 3||24 hours ||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Friday 27 September||Phase 3||24 hours||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Monday 30 September||Phase 3||24 hours||Laying new surface|
|Tuesday 1 October||Phase 3||24 hours||Planning existing surface and laying new surface|
|Wednesday 2 October||Phase 3||24 hours||Laying new surface|
|Thursday 3 October||Phase 3||24 hours||Installation of new roadmarkings|
|4 - 11 October||All Phases||24 hours||Ironwork readjustment and installation of new lining where required|
Buses through Westbury during the town centre road closures.
Whilst the roadworks are taking place, buses will run through Westbury as follows:
First "Discover" bus service D1 - (Bath - Trowbridge - Westbury - Warminster - Salisbury)
Buses on service D1 will run normally until 21 September. From 22 September until the roadworks finish, buses on this service will use Eden Vale Road instead of Haynes Road and Warminster Road. Buses will not be able to call at the bus top near the police station on Station Road but temporary bus stops will be erected along Eden Vale Road instead.
FromeBus local bus service 45
Buses on Westbury local bus services 45A and 45B will run normally until 21 September. From 22 September until the roadworks finish, these bus services will be combined to run as one hourly route, departing from Westbury High Street at 0930, 1030, 1130, 1230, 1330, 1440, 1540 and 1630. For further details please contact Frome Minibuses on 01373 471474.
FromeBus service 47 (Westbury - Dilton Marsh - Frome)
Buses on service 47 are expected to run normally until 25 September. From Thursday 26 September until the roadworks finish, buses on this route will not be able to call at Chalford or Warminster Road, so instead will run to/from the High Street along Eden Vale Road.
Faresaver bus service 87 (Trowbridge - Westbury - Devizes)
Buses to Devizes on bus service 87 are expected to run normally during most of the roadworks. However on Monday 23rd September, buses to Devizes will not be able to call at the High Street or at the bus stop near Westbury Cemetery and so if you wish to travel from Westbury Town Centre towards Devizes on this date, please wait at the bus stop opposite the Police Station on Station Road. Whilst Haynes Road is closed, passengers travelling from Devizes to Westbury Town Centre will be set down outside the Police Station instead of Haynes Road.
For further information about these temporary bus arrangements, please ring Wiltshire Council's Passenger Transport Unit on 01225 718080.