Vegetation clearance and local traffic management at Puriton Ridge

As we prepare to start work to build T-pylons our contractor, Balfour Beatty is carrying out some vegetation and ecological mitigation work along the route to protect wildlife during the forthcoming construction work.

Members of the public may see staff with machinery working on the verges and rhynes; occasionally this will be close to roads but not on the carriageways.

When we are working on public highways or on the verges, we need to manage traffic to keep public and staff safe. In addition when we’re delivering equipment down very narrow country lanes, we may need to close the lane to traffic for a short period of up to 15 minutes to allow us to safely turn the vehicles in and out of the fields.

In April 2020 we are working on or near the following roads:

We are sorry for any disruption to journeys and any inconvenience this may cause.

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