Road Closures

Below are details of planned road closures within Hesket Parish.

URGENT ROAD CLOSURE: November 4th 2019 – C3003, Calthwaite

Due to urgent carriageway repairs to be undertaken by Cumbria Highways, a section of the C3003 at Calthwaite Bridge, approximately 860m from its junction with the C1037, with an approx. length of 55m in north easterly direction, will be closed for up to five days. An alternative route is available via the unrestricted sections of the C3010, C1037, C3003 (Calthwaite) and the A6 (High Hesket). See map for details.

November 11th 2019 – C3010,Southwaite

Due to stonework repairs and vegetation clearance by Network Rail a section of the C3010 at Southwaite, from a point approximately 600m north east of its junction with the C1037 extending in a north easterly direction for approximately 40m will be closed for up to five days, between the hours of 8.00am and 17.00pm. See map for details.

October 21st 2019 – C3027, Armathwaite

Due to carriageway resurfacing a section of the C3027 Armathwaite from its junction with the C3015, extending in a north easterly direction for approx. 800m to its junction with the U3683. will be closed for up to one week. Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all time. A suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the unrestricted sections of the C3027, C1038, B6263 and the A6. See map for details.

August 27th 2019 – U3039, Petteril Bank, near Southwaite

Due to utility works by BT Openreach, a section of the U3039 at Petteril Bank near Southwaite from its junction with the U3040 extending in a north easterly direction for approximately 430m will be closed for up to three days. Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times. A suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the unrestricted sections of the U3039, C1037, C3010 (Southwaite) and the U3036.

See map for details.

July 22nd 2019 – C1040, Station Road, Armathwaite

Due to utility works by BT Openreach, a section of the C1040 at Station Road, Armathwaite, from a point approx. 430m north of its junction with Front Street, extending in a north westerly direction for approx. 430m will be closed for up to one month. A suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the unrestricted sections of Station Road, Front Street and the U1169. See map for details.

May 13th, 2019 – U3036, Lincote, Southwaite

Due to utility works by BT Openreach, a section of the U3036 at Lincote, Southwaite, from its junction with the C3010 extending in a south easterly direction for approximately 280m, will be closed for up to two days from May 13th 2019. Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times, and an alternative route will be signed and available via the unrestricted section of the U3036, U3038, A6 and C3010. See map for details.

March 11th, 2019 – U3039, Petteril Bridge, Southwaite

Due to utility works, a section of the U3039 Petteril Bridge End, from a point approx. 100m north of its junction with the U3040, extending in a northerly direction for approx. 220m will be closed for five days. An alternative route for vehicles will be in place via the unrestricted sections of the U3039, U3036, C3010 and C1037. See map for details.

February 4th, 2019 – C3010, Southwaite

Due to emergency repairs, the road will be closed to vehicles for approximately one week, from the junction with Railway Lane for 15m in a north easterly direction. An alternative route for vehicles will be in place via the A6, C1017 and C1037. See map for details.

February 4th, 2019 – C1038,  Armathwaite

The road will be closed to vehicles between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm for one week, between Armathwaite Village and Drybeck Viaduct. Access will be maintained for pedestrians and dismounted cyclist. An alternative route for vehicles will be in place through via the A6 and B6263. See map for details.

January 7th, 2019 – C1017, Wreay

The road will be closed to vehicles at the following points:

  • From its junction with the C1041 extending in a south easterly direction for a distance of approx. 900m to Wreay Hall Lodge.
  • From its junction with the A6 (Causeway House) extending in an overall westerly direction for a distance of approx.1250m to Wreay Hall Lodge.
  • From its junction with the C1041 extending in a north easterly direction for a distance of approx. 1500m to Wreay Hall Lodge.

Access will be maintained for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists. An alternative route for vehicles. will be in place through Southwaite, via the C1017, A6 and C1014. See map for details.