Tag Archives: bridges

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DCC’s cabinet has approved an increase in highway spending by over 50 per cent for this year

Devon County Council’s cabinet on Wednesday (July 8) approved spending an additional £27M on Devon’s roads for this year, making the current years allocation the largest ever annual investment in Devon’s Road Network.

Posted on: 8 July 2020

Good progress on repairs to Austin’s Bridge at Buckfastleigh

Repairs to the Grade II Listed Austin’s Bridge at Buckfastleigh are progressing well and are expected to be completed this week

Posted on: 11 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Newbridge at Holne re-opened

Emergency repairs to the Grade II listed Newbridge at Holne have been completed ahead of schedule and the bridge has re-opened

Posted on: 27 April 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Urgent repairs to Swing Bridge in Exeter

Essential repairs will be carried out to the Swing Bridge in Exeter from Monday 27 April to Friday 15 May with a contraflow traffic system being put in place for the duration of the scheme

Posted on: 21 April 2020 | Posted in: Environment

Repairs underway at Newbridge in Gunnislake

Repair work is underway on Newbridge at Gunnislake and it is hoped that it will re-open to traffic by Friday 26 April

Posted on: 10 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Council assessing damage to bridge at Gunnislake

Devon County Council engineers are assessing damage to Newbridge near Gunnislake after the structure was struck by a car. The bridge is currently closed.

Posted on: 2 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Temporary lights and lane closures removed from Shaldon Bridge

The findings from the latest diving inspections at Shaldon Bridge has satisfied engineers that temporary traffic lights and lane restrictions can be removed, although the three tonne weight limit remains in place

Posted on: 20 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Overnight repairs planned for Rumsam Bridge near Barnstaple

Overnight repairs will be carried out on Rumsam Bridge on the A361 near Barnstaple over four evenings from Monday 1 October to Thursday 4 October

Posted on: 24 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Repair work to resume on Torridge Bridge near Bideford

The next phase of repairs to replace damaged expansion joints on Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, will get underway on Monday 17 September

Posted on: 4 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Planning application submitted for new bridge in Sidmouth

A planning application has been submitted for a new bridge over the River Sid in Sidmouth the replace the Alma Bridge

Posted on: 13 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment