Notice issued by South Gloucestershire Council. Temporary Path Closure. Frome Valley Walkway, Frampton Cotterell. From April 12th, 2024. Frampton Cotterell Parish Council logo.

Temporary Closure of Frome Valley Walkway – Notice from SGC

Temporary Pathway Closure Notice

Location: Frome Valley Walkway.
Date Commencing: April 12th, 2024, for approximately 6 months.


South Gloucestershire Council have issued the following notice regarding the temporary closure of part the Frome Valley Walkway:


Frome Valley Walkway, Frampton Cotterell: Temporary Prohibition of Use by Vehicles, Foot Passengers, Pedal Cycles and Equestrians.
Order 2024.
Notice is hereby given that South Gloucestershire District Council in pursuance of the provisions of section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended intends to make an order the effect of which will be to close, temporarily, to foot passengers, pedal cycles and equestrians that length of Frome Valley Walkway which extends from its junction with Church Road in a generally south westerly direction for a distance of 300 metres.
This order is required for the following reason: in connection with the likelihood of danger to the public consequent upon new development installation of rising main and storage tanks.
The order will be operative from 12 April 2024 for a maximum period of six months. The closure however may not be implemented for the whole of the period but only when traffic signs are in position and only for so long as is necessitated by the works which are anticipated to be of 6 months duration.
Alternative route: Footpath Rectory Road, Footpath Meadow Mead, Footpath Bridge Way, Footpath Church Road and vice versa.
John McCormack
Monitoring Officer and Head of Legal, Governance and Democratic Services
PO Box 1953, Bristol,
BS37 0DE
You can also view this Frome Valley Walkway Temporary Closure Notice from SGC as a PDF.
A map showing the areas of the Frome Valley Walkway planned for closure and the proposed diversion route. The diversion route has points labelled "Meadow Mead" to the east and Rectory Road to the south. Grid Reference: 366760, 181984. Date 19/02/2024. Drawing Number: C00447/ENV/402/REV A. Scale: 1:1:250.
Map of the planned closure and proposed diversion route.