Road Closure – A2

Please see below the details of a change to our programme of works on the A2. Please accept our apologies for the short notice of these changes.

Tuesday 28 November 2017 – Tuesday 5 December 2017:

We will be closing the A2 west bound between the Whitfield Roundabout and the A260 at Barham to carry out resurfacing work, line marking and stud installation.

Wednesday 6 December 2017

There will be a full closure of the A2 east bound between Bridge and the Whitfield Roundabout to carry out resurfacing work, line marking and stud installation.

Thursday 7 December 2017 – Friday 8 December 2017:

There will be a full closure of the A2 east bound between the A260 at Barham and the Whitfield Roundabout to carry out resurfacing work, line marking and stud installation.

Saturday 9 December 2017 and Sunday 10 December 2017:

The A2 will be shut in both directions between Lydden Hill and the Whitfield Roundabout to carry out resurfacing work, line marking and stud installation.

All closures are overnight between 20:00 and 05:00.

Please note that this programme is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.

A2 Eastbound closure

At the A2/M2 roundabout, diverted traffic will join the A299, Thanet Way and continue on the A299 to the A299/A28.  You will drive south east on the A299 to the A253 Monkton RAB where you will be directed to follow the A2190 Minster Road roundabout.  Continue to the A299 Cliffs End roundabout and continue south on the A299 Hengist Way to the Sevenscore roundabout.  Proceed south on the A256 Rochborough Way to the Ebbsfleet roundabout.  Continue south on the A256 East Road/Ambrosetti roundabout.  Proceed south on the A256 to the A256/Ramsgate Road roundabout and continue south west on the A256 Sandwich By-pass to the A256/Monks Way roundabout.  Continue south west on the A256 Sandwich By-Pass to the A256/A257 Sandwich Road, Each End and the Causeway/Ash road roundabout. Continue south on the A256 to the A258 Deal Road roundabout.  At the roundabout, continue on the A256 Sandwich Road/Eastry By-Pass to the Lower Street/Cater Road roundabout.  Proceed south on the A256 Tilmanstone By-pass road to Barville Road and diverted traffic will travel south on the A256 Whitfield By-Pass to the A2 Whitfield Interchange roundabout.

A2 Westbound closure

The A2 westbound main diversion route is in reverse of the eastbound main diversion route

Diversion for vehicles over 4.4m high on the A28 northbound approach to Thanington junction A28

On the A28 northbound approach to Thanington junction vehicles over 4.4m high wishing to access eastbound shall be diverted on the A2 westbound entry slip road at the Thanington junction.  Diverted traffic will continue on the A2 towards the M2 junction and Brenley corner interchange.  At this junction, diverted traffic will join the main diversion route for the A2 eastbound closure.

Please plan your journeys accordingly and allow additional time to complete journeys using the diversion route.

Please accept our apologies for the short notice of these changes and any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any questions or if you’d like to know about the work taking place, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Phone: 0845 6122 888

Post: 10, Kings Hill Avenue,

Kings Hill,

Kent

ME19 4AR

Email: area4enquiries@aone.uk.com

info@highwaysengland.co.uk

Web: www.highways.gov.uk

Please be aware that these works have been carefully programmed but are subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances