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picture of Shaldon Bridge taken a distance away from the estuary

UPDATE: Shaldon Bridge and the Bitton Park Road

South West Water repaired the mains water leak earlier this week. The drainage problem is ongoing, but we are now able to confirm the closure arrangements for Shaldon Bridge.

Posted on: 28 February 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Weight restriction lifted at Shaldon Bridge

Following repairs to the structure of Shaldon Bridge last week, the weight restriction and diversion has been removed

Posted on: 17 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Repairs carried out at Shaldon Bridge

Devon County Council engineers and contractors have braved tough weather conditions to complete repairs to a defective pier at Shaldon Bridge

Posted on: 14 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Shaldon Bridge repairs rescheduled for overnight on Thursday 13 December

Shaldon Bridge will be closed from 8pm on Thursday night until 2am the following morning (Friday 14 December)

Posted on: 12 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Overnight closure at Shaldon Bridge postponed

The closure planned for Shaldon Bridge tonight (Monday 10 December) has been postponed

Posted on: 10 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Shaldon Bridge closure planned for repairs

Shaldon Bridge will be closed from 6:30pm to 10:30pm on Monday (10 December) night for essential repairs to strengthen the structure

Posted on: 6 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Shaldon Bridge repairs postponed due to poor weather

A provisional closure planned for Shaldon Bridge on Sunday (2 December), in order for repairs to be carried out, has had to be postponed because of the weather conditions

Posted on: 29 November 2018 | 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

Temporary traffic lights introduced at Shaldon Bridge

Temporary traffic signals have been installed at Shaldon Bridge in order to reduce the traffic load on the bridge while investigations continue into the structure’s supports

Posted on: 1 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Temporary three-tonne weight restriction on Shaldon Bridge imposed

The restriction, which is effective immediately, follows defects being discovered by engineers during a recent inspection.

Posted on: 24 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment