South Gloucestershire Council have advised today of the temporary closure of Cranbourne Road due to a sinkhole formation.
They have stated:
South Gloucestershire Council
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 (AS AMENDED)
SECTION 14 (2)
Notice is hereby given that the South Gloucestershire Council in pursuance of the provisions contained within the above Act will for a period of up to 21 Days commencing on 25th January 2024
prohibit *ANY Vehicles, Cyclists, Equestrians
proceeding along Cranbourne Road, Patchway – from a point approximately 65m West of its junction with Durban Road extending to a point approximately 30m West. The above restriction is necessary because of safety measures due to a sinkhole formation on or near the carriageway consequent upon which is the need to avoid danger to road users, and the operatives engaged upon the works and serious damage to the road.
Cranbourne Road (part unaffected) - Durban Road - Rodway Road - Cranbourne Road (part unaffected) - Vice versa
SIGNED: Mark King
Head of Street Care
Broad Lane Offices
The diversion route is shown in the image below.