Shepton Mallet Carnival 2018 Road Closure

MENDIP DISTRICT COUNCIL
TOWN POLICE CLAUSES ACT 1847 – SECTION 21
ROAD CLOSURE – SHEPTON MALLET CARNIVAL
12th – 14th NOVEMBER 2018

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Mendip District Council has made the following order:-

ORDER UNDER SECTION 21 of the Town Police Clauses Act 1847 for the prevention of obstruction etc.

WHEREAS during certain hours stated below between Monday 12th November and Wednesday 14th November 2018 (inclusive) the roads detailed below will be thronged and liable to be obstructed, the Mendip District Council pursuant to the powers
conferred by Section 21 of the Town Police Clauses Act 1847 do HEREBY ORDER AND DIRECT that for the purpose of
preventing obstruction in the said roads on the said days the following regulations shall be observed:-

1.(a) The following roads shall be closed, as necessary and at the discretion of the Avon and Somerset Constabulary to all
vehicular traffic, excluding pedal cycles, between 2100 hours on Monday 13th November and 0600 hours on
Tuesday 13th November 2018:-

A37 Whitstone Road (from junction of Charlton Road (A361) to Cannards Grave Roundabout (Entrance for Access
only)

(b) The following roads shall be closed, as necessary and at the discretion of the Avon and Somerset Constabulary to all
vehicular traffic, excluding pedal cycles, between 2100 hours on Monday 12th November and 2400 hours on
Wednesday 14th November 2018:

Cannards Grave Road (A371) (from the entrance to Mendip Council offices up the link road to the Highwayman Inn,
and also to Cannards Grave roundabout).

Little Brooks Lane (access to and from Cannards Grave Road)

(c) The following roads shall be closed as necessary and at the discretion of the Avon and Somerset Constabulary to all
vehicular traffic, including pedal cycles, between 1800 hours to 2400 hours on Wednesday 14th November 2018:-

Charlton Road (west of Kilver Street) Rectory Road
Commercial Road (East of Rectory Road) Regal Road
Compton Road Ridge Lane (from entrance of Compton Road to Cannards Grave
Frithfield Lane (South of Gaol Lane) roundabout east bound)
Station Approach Cannards Grave Rd (from Townsend to MDC Offices)
Great Ostry Townsend
High Street West Shepton
Market Place Whitstone Road(Junction with Charlton Rd to Cannards Grave
Old Market Road roundabout)
Kingsland Road up to Christopher Way
Park Road
Paul Street

(d) The following roads shall be closed as necessary and at the discretion of the Avon and Somerset Constabulary to all
vehicular traffic, including pedal cycles, between 1930 hours to 2400 hours on Wednesday 14th November 2018:-

Anglo Roundabout A371 to Junction of B3139 at Dulcote

2. Clear access into the roads affected by this Order shall be maintained at all times for the passage of emergency
services.

3. Drivers of vehicles requiring access or passage into or through the above name roads during the time of the Road
Closure as stated above may be diverted along such routes as are considered suitable by Police Officers. Police
Officers are authorised to divert and direct traffic from and in the above roads as required. Road Closures will be
clearly signed.

4. The penalty for infringement of the said regulations is a fine not exceeding Level 3 or the Standard Scale referred to in
the Criminal Justice Act 1982.

S. Brown
Chief Executive
Dated: 25th October 2018
Council Offices
Cannards Grave Road
Shepton Mallet
BA4 5BT

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