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28/09/2017 08:38:28

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Issue Summary

HGVs using Newcroft Rd to access Portemarsh Estate.


Latest Update

25/01/2018 12:33:07 Progress on this issue was noted at the Calne Area Board meeting on 23rd January 2018.

05/01/2018 14:34:11 Calne Town Council has confirmed their contribution of 50% of the cost. Signs are on order, installation anticipated in the New Year.

27/11/2017 13:47:03 The issue was discussed by the CATG - Highways working group when it met on 12th October. A draft design was presented consisting of three signs. These can be supplied and fixed to lighting columns at an estimated cost of 250. Calne Town Council was asked to confirm a contribution of half of the cost. The Area Board noted that the scheme would be implemented upon confirmation of the Town Council contribution.

05/10/2017 17:50:25 This issue is being discussed by the CATG (Highways working group) under issue #4971 with a view to implementing a signage scheme. This is due to be discussed again at the next meeting on 12th October.

04/10/2017 10:22:20 This issue is linked to a previous issue #4971, already being discussed by the Calne CATG - Highways working group.

CATG Action / Recommendation

05/01/2018 14:34:11 Area Board to note at on 23 Jan 2018


HGVs using our narrow road Newcroft Road Calne to get to port marsh Calne. Upon request we have photographic evidence.


Issue Location


Street / Location

Newcroft Road

Electoral Division

Calne North

Issue Duration

Last few years however worse in the last few months.

Who is Affected

Residents and our parked vehicles.

What has been done so far

Contacted the relevant authorities and advised the drivers of the HGVs the road is not suitable.. they in turn inform us it is the fault of their Sat navs

What would resolve issue

Stop the HGVs using our extreemley narrow road.

Who needs to come together

Council and highways agency.


Community Area Transport Group

In touch with Councillor


Sub Classification

Current Status

in progress








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