Temporary Road Closure – Broadoak Level Crossing, Broad Oak, Canterbury – Sunday 3 June 2018

It will be necessary to close Broadoak Level Crossing, Broad Oak, Canterbury, planned for Sunday 3 June 2018 from 0.30 am (half past midnight) continuing through until Monday 4 June at approximately 5.00 am.

Shalloak Road will be closed in the vicinity of Broadoak Level Crossing, with no through access.

The alternative route is via Vauxhall Road, A28 Sturry Road, Mill Road, A291 Sturry Hill, Herne Bay Road, Sweechgate and Shalloak Road.

Access remains from either direction up to where Shalloak Road is closed, but there will be no through access.

On-site arrangements will be in place for any pedestrians.

The closure is to enable Network Rail to carry out level crossing maintenance and other associated works.

For safety reasons, the closure has been timed to coincide with a suspension of rail services, to allow works to be carried out whilst no trains are in operation.

There is a possibility that the works may over-run for such reasons as adverse weather conditions or unforeseen engineering difficulties.


The Network Rail 24-Hour National Helpline is 03457 11 41 41 – www.networkrail.co.uk 

Enclosed is a copy of the Public Notice in confirmation of this.


This bulletin contains public information and can be freely forwarded to any other road users who may be affected.  Every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, but no liability can be accepted for any changes or errors.

Road names are taken from the National Street Gazetteer, which can be viewed on Elgin / www.roadworks.org , with alternative names given where known.

For details of roadworks, please see www.roadworks.org

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Customer Information Bulletin C1640R Broadoak Level Crossing, Broad Oak          


Phil Lightman

East Kent Road Closures Co-ordinator

Highways, Transportation & Waste | Kent County Council | Ashford Highway Depot | Javelin Way | Ashford | TN24 8AD

Highway Helpline 03000 418181 | E-mail streetworkseast@kent.gov.uk | www.kent.gov.uk