Dated: 26th January 2024

Portsmouth City Council (Francis Avenue) (Temporary Road Closure) (Temporary Prohibition of Loading and Waiting) (No.18) Order 2024

Notice is hereby given that Portsmouth City Council intends to make the above Order under Section 14(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991.

The Order comes into operation from 10th February 2024 and the effect will be as follows:

A) TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE AND PROHIBITION OF LOADING AND WAITING

FRANCIS AVENUE
From its junction with Delamere Road to Devonshire Square.

From its junction with Jessie Road to Heidelberg Road.

ORCHARD ROAD
From its junction with Fawcett Road to Francis Avenue.

SUTHERLAND ROAD
From its junction with Jessie Road to Fawcett Road.

TALBOT ROAD
From its junction with Fawcett Road to Jessie Road.

From its junction with Jessie Road to Telephone Road.

BRAMBLE ROAD
From its junction with Fawcett Road to Talbot Road. (Access to be maintained from Fawcett Road)

FAWCETT ROAD
From its junction with Sutherland Road to Delamere Road.

B) REASON FOR THE ORDER
To facilitate installation of tabletop, speed cushions, lining and signage works.

C) DURATION OF THE ORDER
From 10th February 2024 to 18th February 2024 or completion of the works, whichever is sooner.
Works will be carried out in sections. Each works will be notified by the placement of advance notice signs and letters to affected residents and businesses.

D) DIVERSION
Vehicles will be diverted from Francis Road:
1st – Delamere Road, Bath Road, Devonshire Avenue, Devonshire Square.
2nd – Francis Avenue, Jessie Road, Esslemont Road.
3rd – Orchard Road, Talbot Road, Jessie Road.
4th – Jessie Road, Heidelberg Road.
Vehicles will be diverted from Orchard Road: Fawcett Road, Fratton Bridge Roundabout, Victoria Road North, Goldsmith Avenue, Francis Avenue.
Vehicles will be diverted from Sutherland Road: Fawcett Road, Talbot Road, Jessie Road.
Vehicles will be diverted from Talbot Road and Bramble Road:
1st – Jessie Road, Sutherland Road, Fawcett Road.
2nd – Fawcett Road, Jessie Road.
3rd – Jessie Road, Francis Avenue, Telephone Road.
4th – Telephone Road, Fawcett Road, Jessie Road. Vehicles will be diverted from Fawcett Road: Sutherland Road, Jessie Road, Londesborough Road, Delamere Road and vice versa.

Pedestrian access will be maintained around the works.
Cycles to follow vehicle diversion or dismount and follow pedestrian diversion around the works.

Assistant Director of Economy, Planning and Transport, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Portsmouth PO1 2NE

A copy of the Order may be requested from networkmanagement@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or at the reception desk in the Civic Offices.