Temporary Closure of B3081 for Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF B3081 SHAFTESBURY ROAD & TURNPIKE ROAD MOTCOMBE FOR GILLINGHAM & SHAFTESBURY AGRICULTURAL SHOW, 16TH AUGUST 2017
DORSET COUNTY COUNCIL has issued a Notice under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation [Special Events] Act 1984. The notice is required to facilitate the holding of the Gillingham & Shaftesbury Agricultural Show and reduce the disruption to traffic likely to be caused by the event. All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along [A] the B3081 Shaftesbury Road from its junction with Lox Lane eastward for distance of approximately 1,000 metres [B] Turnpike Road Motcombe from its junction with the B3081 Shaftesbury Road northeast-ward for a distance of approximately 700 metres. It will come into operation on Wednesday 16th August 2017 between 08.30 hrs and 18.30 hrs, a period of 10 hours. The Notice will be in operation for a period of 5 days.
The notice will enable Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show Organisers to control traffic entering the show ground.