Search

Parking restrictions to affect Southtown Road during pavement works

PUBLISHED: 16:51 27 March 2018

Parking restrictions will be in place during road works on Southtown Road. Photo: Anne Edwards

Parking restrictions will be in place during road works on Southtown Road. Photo: Anne Edwards

Anne Edwards

Parking restrictions are to be introduced in Southtown Road, Great Yarmouth while works to improve the pavement take place.

The work will begin on, or shortly after, April 3 and will enable the pavement to be used by both pedestrians and cyclists along the length of the road.

A temporary parking restriction will be in place from April 3 to uly 13 on the western side of Southtown Road, from 79 metres south from the centre line of Cromwell Road to 20 metres north of the centre line of Waveney Road.

During this period, people will instead be able to park on the western side of Southtown Road between Queen Anne’s Road and Peter Doidge Car Audio Centre, where there will be a temporary suspension of double yellow lines.

A reduced carriageway lane width is required to allow works to be undertaken safely but Southtown Road will remain open to traffic and pedestrians.

Other News

More than one in ten people of working age in Great Yarmouth and Waveney are now on Universal Credit amid fears the wider roll out will have severe consequences.

Sky-high fares, an unreliable service, and cheaper alternative transport options are all being blamed for a significant drop in rail passengers in Great Yarmouth over the last five years.

A Second World War hero’s desperation to return to his ailing hotel business has been revealed after a letter was found in an attic, more than 73 years later.

A case of life imitating Photoshop will see the overhead power lines in a scenic Norfolk village removed to improve the view.

Most Read

Mon, 18:00

School trips usually involve taking children to see one of Shakespeare’s great plays or visiting a historic museum.

Read more

Plans for a former pub to be turned into a luxury tobacconist have been put under fire by a nearby health centre, with bosses arguing it would “give out entirely the wrong message”.

Read more
NHS
Mon, 11:42

Would you like to play a major part in restoring one of Great Yarmouth’s most historic tourist attractions to its former glory?

Read more
Barry Coleman
Yesterday, 14:29

The inquest into the death of a three-year-old girl who died after being thrown from an inflatable trampoline on Gorleston beach has been adjourned because a police report into the incident is not ready.

Read more
Norwich
Mon, 09:21

A joyrider was arrested after crashing into a traffic bollard - and was found to be more than three times the legal driving limit when police breathalysed him.

Read more
Great Yarmouth police

Local Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 8°C

min temp: 4°C

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy