Search

Town set for further road closures

PUBLISHED: 11:05 24 July 2020 | UPDATED: 11:05 24 July 2020

Happisburgh Road, North Walsham. Picture: Google Streetview

Happisburgh Road, North Walsham. Picture: Google Streetview

Google Streetview

A busy road outside a school will be closed as a town faces more disruption.

Happisburgh Road near North Walsham High School will be closed from Monday August 10 to allow for the construction of a new zebra crossing.

Norfolk County Council says the work, which begins on August 3, should take two weeks to complete, with temporary traffic lights in place for the majority of the work.

You may also want to watch:

Full road closures on the junction between Spenser Avenue and Pound Road are expected to last three days, weather permitting.

The closure comes after North Walsham Market Place was controversially closed to traffic by North Norfolk District Council in order to ensure social distancing could be followed.

The work is expected to cost £35,000.

A Norfolk County Council spokesman said: “The county council thanks people for their patience while this improvement work is carried out.”


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press