Entries by Eydon Parish Council

HS2 – Additional working hours at Greatworth compound

HS2 are about to publish the attached notice regarding additional working hours at Greatworth compound. Please feel free to share it. The tunnelling team have approval from the local authority to work extended hours, which will allow for 2-shifts per day to install the tunnel sections, from the beginning of April. This will mean some […]

Cancellation of the 4-week closure of Wormleighton Road

Dear All, We have cancelled the 4-week closure of Wormleighton Road, that was planned to commence on 18 March. We will update you when new dates for this closure are confirmed. We have made this decision because when we complete the work on Wormleighton Road, traffic will then pass over the recently constructed Banbury Road […]

HS2 UPDATE: Notice of traffic management, A361, Chipping Warden

We are continuing to prepare the A361 in Chipping Warden for realignment of the highway over the Chipping Warden Green Tunnel. In January we are carrying out trial holes to identify the utilities along the A361 near to the HS2 Chipping Warden Compound, just north of the village. A section of the A361 will have […]

Eydon Village Design Statement (VDS) – Help Shape the Future of Your Village

This well produced document was prepared and introduced in 2011 by a dedicated team of Parish Councillors and village volunteers co-opted into a sub-Committee of the Parish Council. It was adopted by West Northamptonshire Council (previously South Northants) as an official supplementary planning document. It has been generally well received by the planning Authorities and […]

HS2 UPDATE: Notice of road closure,  Wormleighton Road, Boddington

HS2 UPDATE: Notice of road closure,  Wormleighton Road, Boddington UPDATE: A section of both Wormleighton Road and Banbury Road will be fully closed, 24-hours a day, from Monday 6 November to early December 2023. In order to minimise the closure period, we have delayed the start date to better coincide with the ongoing highway construction […]

Sulgrave Road Closure – Information

In summary: A section of Sulgrave Road will be closed from 31 July to 31 August 2023, 24-hours a day. From early autumn 2023 HS2 will be opening a new temporary road, known as the ‘Greatworth T’. This new temporary road will keep traffic flowing to villages north of Greatworth, while they build the Greatworth […]