Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 136, 2022

Gun Hill, West Tilbury

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock is satisfied that it is necessary to restrict or prohibit traffic in the above road without delay because of the likelihood of danger to the public or serious damage to the road.

2) The Council, in exercise of its powers under Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers, has therefore made the following Notice:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Gun Hill between its junctions with Turnpike Lane and Cooper Shaw Road

3) The purpose of the Notice is to enable BT to carry out urgent works to their apparatus.

4) The alternative route for northbound vehicles will be Cooper Shaw Road, Church Road, and Rectory Road and vice versa for southbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents and businesses.

5) The Notice will come into force immediately on Thursday 18 August 2022 and will be valid for 21 days, although the works are expected to be completed in one day. It will apply only on those days and during those times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

Julie Nelder, Assistant Director – Highways, Fleet and Logistics
Publication date: 
Thursday 18 August 2022