Forest Hall Road shuts for three October weekends

Forest Hall Road shuts for three October weekends

Forest Hall Road will be closed over three weekends in October to allow mains replacement work to be carried out by Affinity Water.

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 Forest Hall Road, Stansted in the District of Uttlesford, from its junction with Church Road for a distance of approximately 55m in a south westerly direction.

The closure is scheduled to commence on 7th October 2023 for 3 weekends 3 weekends (7th-8th October, 14th-16th October & 28th-29th October), or where stated on a valid permit (MX047FORESTHALL-RC/2/3 – Affinity Water).

The scheduled dates may vary for these works with appropriate signs showing and/or displayed on

The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while mains replacement works are undertaken by Affinity Water.

Alternative Route

An alternative route is available via Church Road, Walson Way and vice versa (with access only into Forest Hall Road).

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

The Order will come into effect on 14th September 2023 and may continue in force for 18 months or until the works have been completed, whichever is the earlier.


More Information

See onenetwork for updates and further information about this roadwork.

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