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HS2 Road Closure - Wardington

Please follow this link for details of a road closure in our area (Edgecote / Wardington)

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 08:03 by Angela Weller

Tags: HS2

Local HS2 Planning Applications

Local HS2 Planning Applications

Please follow this link to see details of two planning applications submitted by HS2 Ltd for works in the Greatworth and Edgecote area and also in the Aston-Le-Walls and LowerBoddington area

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 17:08 by Angela Weller

Tags: HS2, Planning Agenda, planning

Chipping Warden Bypass Closure

Chipping Warden Bypass Closure

We have been advised of problems with the newly built Chipping Warden Bypass which will require the road to be closed for a number of weekends. Further details in this link

Posted: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 06:49 by Angela Weller

Tags: HS2, Highways

Free Archaeology Webinar

HS2 have advised us of a free webinar on the 27th July about exciting discoveries from Blackgrounds Farm Culworth, follow the links for information on how to join in.

Posted: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 10:50 by Angela Weller

Tags: HS2

Chipping Warden Relief Road Opens

Chipping Warden Relief Road Opens

Byfield Parish Council is pleased to finally hear of the opening of the Chipping Warden Relief Road

Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:55 by Angela Weller

Tags: HS2

HS2 update - M40 / A361 Junction 11 sliproad closures

image of m40 junction 11

We been advised that there will be slip lane closure on the M40 J11 on 12 April 2021 between the hours of 20:00hrs to 06:00hrs.


HS2 will be closing the southbound exit slip road on the M40 at Junction 11. The works will enable the installation of road surface 'loops' for the new traffic signals to the motorway slip lanes and 'A' road approaches.


The night-time closure will require a diversion along the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 20:33 by Michael Taylor

Tags: HS2, Highways

HS2 Update: Notice of archaeological excavation works, Edgcote, mid February - August 2021

HS2 has recently completed an archaeological survey and trial trench evaluation work to identify possible areas of archaeological interest. They will now carry out further works where they have found areas of archaeological interest. This work involves topsoil excavation, mitigating and recording artefacts at Edgcote battlefield and Blackgrounds Farm.

For further information please see the attached... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 21:54 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Environment, HS2, Highways, Land & Property

HS2 - Trial trench work at Upper Boddington

map of trial trench work

The trial trenching will require the excavation of 125 trial trenches and will enable a greater understanding of archaeology in the area. Once the work is completed, the trenches will be backfilled.

The works are planned to start 4 January 2021and continue until April 2021.For more informaition please see the attached document.

Posted: Sun, 20 Dec 2020 14:30 by Michael Taylor

Tags: Environment, HS2, Highways