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ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14(1)(a)

Notice ID: MFN0627472

Notice effective from
7th October 2021 to 6th November 2021

National Highways
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14(1)(a)
THE A1(M) AND A66(M) MOTORWAYS [JUNCTION 53 TO JUNCTION 58) [TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2021 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that National Highways Limited has made an Order on the A1 (M) Motorway and the A66(M) Motorway, in the County of North Yorkshire, to enable bridge maintenance works to be carried out in safety. The works are expected to start on Monday 11th October 2021 for 29 weeks, or until completed, and will take place overnight between 8pm and 6am. The effect of the Order will be to close, between 8pm and 6am, at times during the works:
(i) the A1 (M) northbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 53 to the entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance of 3440 metres;

(ii) the A1 (M) southbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 58 to the entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance

of 11900 metres;
(iii) the A66(M) westbound carriageway from its junction with Blackwell Roundabout to the entry slip road at A1 (M) Junction 57,

a distance of 3070 metres; and
(iv) the A1 (M) northbound exit and southbound entry slip roads at Junction 56;

(v) the A1 (M) northbound entry slip road at Junction 63;

(vi) the A1 (M) southbound entry slip road at Junction 58.

During the closures, suitably signed alternative routes will be available at all times. It will also be necessary, for 24 hours a day, at times during the works, to:
(i) impose a temporary 50mph speed restriction on the A1 (M) northbound carriageway from

1,000 metres south of the exit slip road at Junction 56, to 240 metres north of Junction 56, a distance of 2135 metres;
(ii) impose a temporary 50mph speed restriction on the A1 (M) southbound carriageway from

1450 metres north of the exit slip road at Junction 56 to 115 metres south of the entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance of 2270 metres;
(iii) impose a temporary 50mph speed restriction on the A1(M) southbound exit and northbound exit and entry slip roads at Junction 56;

(iv) close various lanes of the A1 (M) northbound from 110 metres north of the exit slip road at Junction 56, to 120 metres south

of the entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance of 670 metres, and allow vehicles to use the hard shoulder;
(v) close various lanes of the A1 (M) southbound from 550 metres north of the exit slip road at Junction 56, to 115 metres north of entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance of 1365 metres, and allow vehicles to use the hard shoulder; and

(vi) ban vehicles with an overall width exceeding 6'6" in specified lanes on the A1 (M) northbound carriageway from 110 metres north of the exit slip road to 235 metres north of the entry slip road at Junction 56 a distance of 1030 metres;

(vii) ban vehicles with an overall width exceeding 6'6" in specified lanes on the A1(M) southbound carriageway from550 metres north of the exit slip road to 115 metres north of the entry slip road at Junction 56, a distance of 1365 metres.

Traffic signs will indicate the extent of the restrictions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or special forces vehicles) and prohibitions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or vehicles being used in connection with the said works or for winter maintenance or traffic officer purposes). The Order comes into force on 10 October 2021 and has a maximum duration of eighteen months. The contact for any further information about this notice is Jill Thornhill, telephone: 0300 470 2593, e-mail:

jill.thornhill@highwaysengland.co.uk


RICHARD FOXTON, National Highways, 2 City Walk, LEEDS, LS11 9AR.

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