Sandwich Toll Bridge – work postponed

Essential maintenance work on Sandwich Toll Bridge has been postponed. The works to repair the swing bridge were due to begin on February 17 and last seven weeks. Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond Kent County Council’s control, the emergency works by Southern Water have now been extended. It had always been intended that the closure…

Temporary bridge to be installed at Faversham Creek

Plans to have a temporary bridge in place across Faversham Creek have been delayed. KCC was hoping to have a bridge installed this week, however, further inspections have identified that the temporary bridge should not be placed on the existing abutments. Work to prepare for and install an increased span temporary bridge remains ongoing and…

Maidstone gyratory work phase 2 starts today

Work on the second phase of the Maidstone gyratory system improvement works begins on Monday. The scheme started on June 6 and in order to minimise disruption construction work is being undertaken in different phases. So far, work has seen: Site office and compound complete; Trial holes to determine the position of utility services completed;…