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Closure of Bagthorpe Road

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL proposes to make a Temporary Traffic Order affecting the C102/C101 Bagthorpe Road from its junction with the A148 Fakenham Road for a distance of 350 metres north westwards in the PARISH OF EAST RUDHAM because of replacement of existing poles by UKPN.

The road will be temporarily closed (except for access) on 6th November 2018 for the duration of the works, expected to be 1 day within the period.

Alternative route is via: C101 Bagthorpe Road, U22230 Anchorage Lane, A148 Fakenham Road C102/C101 A148.

(If necessary the restriction could run for a maximum period of 18 months from the date of the Order).

Penalty: £1000 maximum fine on conviction and/or endorsement for contravention.

In the event of the start date being delayed the new start date will be displayed on site in advance.

The person dealing with enquiries at Norfolk County Council is Adrian Stout (Community and Environmental Services) Telephone 0344 800 8020.

Great Massingham Car Scheme

Great Massingham Community Car Scheme DRIVERS FOR COMMUNITY CARS URGENTLY NEEDED IN RUDHAM contact us by telephone on 01485 520823; online application and info (“like to volunteer?”) or email

Our passenger numbers are increasing at the rate of about 20% per year, but driver numbers are not keeping up and in some areas are falling.

The scheme offers a friendly and dependable door –to-door car service for anyone without personal transport.

The charge is 45p a mile or the standard tariff for the most common journeys, payable to the driver after the trip. We undertook 5922 trips in 2017

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