Sewer rehabilitation works update


Sewer rehabilitation works update

We have received the following update from Anglian Water with regards to the work they will be carrying out.

“We are planning to rehabilitate the sewerage system by relining the sewer and manhole chambers to reduce ground water infiltration.  We plan to start construction from 8th May 2018 and the works should last for approximately 5 weeks. The works are carried out during working hours only from Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).
In order to keep our site team and the public safe, we will need to close the road in stages with diversion route agreed with the highways. Please note that each road closure section won’t be closed all at once. The closure is only a small section at one time and we will be moving along the road as the works progress. Access to local residents and emergency services will be maintained at all times. The closure is only applied during working hours and will be open after a day’s shift, at weekends and bank holidays.
We will try to keep the disruption to a minimum and try our best to complete the works within the stated closure dates. We hope you understand that sometimes there may be issues on site outside our control(i.e. wet weather conditions, etc) which may delay our programme. However we will keep you updated with any significant delays.

We have now received permit from highways and we have also informed Sanders Coach and they are aware and happy with the closure/diversion. We will be issuing out letter drops to residents early next week and have contacted the businesses within the immediate closure. Our website link to the works has also been updated”

May 2018 Temporary Road Closure


Anglian Water Sewer Works Temporary Road Closure

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL has made a Temporary Traffic Order affecting the (1) U19047 Staithe Road from a point 100 metres east of U11455 Heron Way for a distance of 230 metres eastwards; (2) C407 Heath Road from its junction with U19047 Staithe Road for a distance of 150 metres south westwards; (3) C409 Sutton Road from its junction with C407 Heath Road for a distance of 180 metres westwards; and (4) U19047 Staithe Road from its junction with C407 Heath Road to a point 100 metres east of its junction with U11455 Heron Way in the PARISH OF HICKLING because of Anglian Water sewer lining works.

The roads will be temporarily closed (except for access) from (1) 8th May 2018 to 16th May 2018;  (2)21st May 2018 to 23rd May 2018; (3) 23rd May 2018 to 25th May 2018; and (4) 25th May 2018 to 7th June 2018 for the duration of the works expected to be about 31 days within the period.

Alternative routes are via:

(1) Staithe Road, Heath Road, Stubb Road, Ouse Lane, Staithe Road.

(2) Heath Road, The Green, The Street, Sea Palling Road, Whinmere Road, Calthorpe Street, Mill Road, Rectory Road, Church Road, Hickling Road, Old Yarmouth Road, Sutton Road, A149 Yarmouth Road, New Road, Staithe Road, Heath Road.

(3) Sutton Road, Hickling Road, Church Road, Rectory Road, Mill Road, Calthorpe Street, Whinmere Road, Sea Palling Road, The Street, The Green, Heath Road.

(4) Heath Road, Stubb Road, Ouse Lane, Staithe Road (Hickling, Sutton, Ingham, Catfield) and vice versa.

(If necessary the restriction could run for a maximum period of 18 months from the date of the Order).

Penalty: £1000 maximum fine on conviction and/or endorsement for contravention.

In the event of the start date being delayed the new start date will be displayed on site in advance.

The person dealing with enquiries at Norfolk County Council is Martin Dixon (Community and Environmental Services) Telephone 0344 800 8020.

26th April Dredging Public Event


Broads Authority Public Event

The Broads Authority will be holding a public event on Thursday 26th April to share the draft plans for the next phase of Hickling dredging and the re-use of dredged sediment (part of the CANAPE project). The event will be held at Hickling Barn and will run from 2pm until 7pm. This will be an informal drop-in event with Broads Authority staff in attendance with drawings on display showing the location and plan of the proposed works.
Please do come along – this is a good opportunity to see and discuss the plans with Broads Authority staff.

9th April 2018 Notice of a Parish Council Meeting

The next meeting of Hickling Parish Council will take place on 9th April at the Chapel Rooms starting at 7.00pm. As with all Council meetings members of the public and press are most welcome. There will be a period of up to 15mins (chair discretion) for members of the public to ask questions, and bring matters to the Council.Notice Agenda April 2018