(STAGE 3 OVO ENERGY WOMEN'S TOUR OF GREAT BRITAIN CYCLING) (SPECIAL EVENT) ORDER 2019Notice ID: MF0413109
OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
(STAGE 3 OVO ENERGY WOMEN'S TOUR OF GREAT BRITAIN CYCLING) (SPECIAL EVENT) ORDER 2019 Order to be made: 3 June 2019 Date of Event: 12 June 2019 NOTICE is hereby given that on 3 June 2019 Oxfordshire County Council proposes to make the above order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The Order, which will have effect on 12 June is to facilitate the holding of Stage 3 of the national cycling event on Wednesday 12 June, which is promoted by Andy Hawes, Route Director, SweetSpot Group Ltd, 1 Horizon Business Village, 1 Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0TJ.The Council is satisfied that it is not practicable for the event to be conducted off-road. The cycle event will commence in Henley approx.10.30am to its conclusion in Woodstock approx. 3.30pm. Henley centre will be restricted from 4am to enable closures, set-up, staging, media etc. There will be various road restrictions at the start point in Henley town centre involving closures, prohibitions of waiting, disabled person parking and loading, and imposing one-way traffic. Local diversions and appropriate information signs will be used to indicate the route. The competitors will pass through South and West Oxfordshire from Henley via Watlington, Sonning Common, Wallingford, Didcot, Wantage, Faringdon, Carterton, Burford, and Charlbury to Woodstock to terminate at Blenheim Palace and will consist of up to 96 competitors with various support vehicles, and unknown numbers of spectators. Roads closed in Henley between 4am and 1pm - West Street (east of Kings Road junction) and Market Place. One-way traffic will operate in Kings Road northwards only from West Street to Waitrose Car Park. Rolling Road Convoys will be used from approx 10am at the start area under control of Police and route marshals for the safety of competitors and other road users. This means traffic will be held for short periods of time throughout the route to allow unimpeded progress for the cyclists. Route roads are as follows (*with 'No Loading/Waiting of any kind from 00:00am - 16:00pm' marked): 'Market Place Henley, *Hart Street (Pay & Display bays suspension starting evening of 11 June), 'Thameside, 'New Street, 'A4130 Bell Street, Northfield End, Fairmile, B480 Lower Assendon to Patemore Lane, Greenfield Watlington, 'Hill Road, B4009 'Couching Street, B480 Brook Street, B4009 Britwell Road, Britwell Hill, B481 Red Lane to Watlington Street, A4130, B481 through to Peppard Common, Gallowstree Road, Reades Lane (Horsepond Road) Sonning Common, A4074 Reading Road Reading, B4526 Deadmans Lane to Reading Road Goring, B4009 Wallingford Road Reading to Wallingford Road Mongewell, A4074 Port Way Wallingford, The Street Crowmarsh Gifford, 'High Street Wallingford, 'Station Road, 'Wantage Road, High Road Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell, A4130 Hadden Hill, Didcot & Wallingford Road, 'Broadway Didcot, Wantage Road, B4493 Didcot Road to Wantage Road, 'Burr Street, ' B4493 High St, Harwell, A417 Reading Road to 'Wallingford Street, 'Market Place Wantage, 'Mill Street, 'A417, Challow Road to Faringdon Road Stanford in the Vale, A417 Stanford Road Faringdon, 'Market Place, 'Church Street from Market Place
to A4095, A420, A417 Park Road to Gravel Walk, A4095
'Gloucester Street from A417 to Market Place, B4020 Alvescot Road Bampton, B4020 Station Road, B4477 through Kencot , A361 Broughton Poggs to A361 Lechlade Road, A361 'The Hill Burford and 'High Street (except off-road bays), A361 Fulbrook
Hill, A361 Shipton Road, B4437 to Charlbury, B4437 'Forest
Road and 'Dyers Hill from Mill Lane to 'Thames Street, 'Market Street, 'Church Street, 'Park Street, 'Grammar School Hill to B4022 Fawler Road to Woodstock (from approx. 2pm), A44 'Manor Road, 'Oxford Street, 'Oxford Road, Woodstock to The Causeway, into Blenheim Palace.
('Denote roads where area will be subject of Prohibition of Waiting & Loading)
The relevant parts of the following traffic orders will be temporarily suspended for the duration of the event: the Oxfordshire County Council (Various Roads South Oxfordshire) (Prohibition and Restriction of Waiting and Permitted Parking) Order 2008 ('); the Oxfordshire County Council (Various Roads West Oxfordshire) (Prohibition and Restriction of Waiting and Permitted Parking) Order 2012 (as amended); the Oxfordshire County Council (West Oxfordshire District) (Disabled Persons Parking Places) Order 2006 ('), the Oxfordshire County Council (South Oxfordshire District) (Disabled Persons Parking Places) (Consolidation) Order 2006 (').
Detailed documents are available for public inspection at County Hall, New Road, Oxford OX1 1ND from 9am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday, and at Henley Library, Ravenscroft Road, RG9 2DH from 9am to 8pm Monday & Friday, 9am to 5.30pm Tuesday & Thursday, 9am to 1pm Wednesday, and 9am to 4.30pm Saturday; at Woodstock Library, Hensington Road, OX20 1JQ, Monday & Friday 1pm to 7pm, Tuesday & Saturday 9.30am to 1pm, Wednesday 9.30am to 5pm; and at Didcot Town Council Information Centre, Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot, OX11 7JN from 9am to 4.45pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 3.45pm on Friday.
Traffic Regulations Team (Ref.MS/SJP) for the Director for Community Operations, Oxford, OX11ND. Tel 0345 31011 11.