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River Wall/ Woodbridge to Melton footpath closure

25 July 2022

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The Rights of Way and Access team at Suffolk County Council have asked us to inform residents on the following closures of the River Wall/ Woodbridge to Melton footpath during September and October. Please see this full information below and maps attached.

Public Right of Way to be closed:

Closure 1:
- Woodbridge Footpath 005: From Woodbridge Footpath 004 to Melton Footpath 017.

- Melton Footpath 017: Whole length

- Melton Footpath 009: From Melton Footpath 017 for 250metres north eastbound.

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Closure 2:
- Woodbridge Footpath 005: From the Sailing Club for 650metres southbound.

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Reason for closure:

In the interests of public safety to enable works to be carried out by the Environment Agency to undertake repair works to the damaged revetments.


Start date for closure:
Closure 1: 01/09/2022
Closure 2: 29/09/2022

Finish date for closure:
Closure 1: 29/09/2022
Closure 2: 06/10/2022

Alternative route:

The diversion routes will be available on site.