The following Public Notice has been issued by Essex County Council:

The Essex County Council (Francis Street, Brightlingsea) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2016

Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council intends, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make the above order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
Effect of the order: To temporarily close that length of Francis Street, in the Parish of Brightlingsea in the District of Tendring from a point approximately 35 metres east of New Street, east for a distance of approximately 30 metres.
The closure is scheduled to commence on 7 November 2016 for four days or where appropriate signs are showing and weather permitting.
The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while gas works are undertaken.
The alternative route will be via Francis Street, New Street, Waterside, Sydney Street and vice versa.
Access for emergency service vehicles and pedestrians will be maintained at all times during the closure.
The order will come into effect on 7 November 2016 and may continue in force for 18 months or until the works have been completed, whichever is the earlier.