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Road works – Rickford – 26 February 2024 – Two weeks

Leaflet – Rickford Worplesdon – 6039159


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Salt Box Road (C14) Worplesdon – Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Notice 2024

Surrey County Council
Salt Box Road (C14) Worplesdon
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Notice 2024

Surrey County Council in Exercise of Its Powers Under Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and of all other enabling powers hereby gives notice that no person shall cause or permit any vehicle to enter or proceed in that length of Salt Box Road (C14) Worplesdon which extends from its junction with Woking Road (A320) to its junction with Grange Road (D4023).

Diversion route: Salt Box Road (C14), Woking Road (A320), Burdenshott Road (D52), Goose Rye Road (D3680), The Avenue (D53) and Worplesdon Road (A322) or the same route in reverse.

This Notice is required to enable bridge works to be carried out by, or on behalf of Surrey County Council. The Notice will commence on 21 February 2024 for a period of up to 5 nights, however the works are anticipated to be completed within 3 nights between the hours of 8:00pm and 5:00am. Advanced warning signs will be displayed, and the temporary closure will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed. Access for pedestrian and cyclist will be maintained at all times. Access for emergency vehicle and residents will be maintained via either side of the closure.

The prohibition referred to above will not apply: (i) in respect of anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform; (ii) in respect of anything done in accordance with any restriction or requirement indicated by traffic signs placed on the highway by or on behalf of the Police; (ii) to any vehicle being used in connection with the works; (iv) to any person carrying out the works.

2024-02 – 2652-RCD-SBR-01 Salt Box Rd

Dated 21 February 2024

Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton

Assistant Director- Highways Operations & Infrastructure

Any Enquiries relating to this notice should be directed to:

Traffic Regulation Orders Team

Surrey County Council- Highways

Hazel House Merrow Lane Guildford Surrey GU4 7BQ

Telephone: 0300 200 1003


Have Your Say On Road Safety In Surrey

Surrey County Council (SCC) Consultation – Vision Zero Road Safety Strategy for Surrey 2024 – 2050
Residents are being asked to give SCC their views on a new road safety plan for #Surrey which aims to eliminate road collisions resulting in death or serious injury by 2050.
Have your say by completing the online questionnaire here:

Public Consultation – Deadline 10 March 2024 – Rights of Way – Surrey County Council

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Road Works – Worplesdon Road – Due to commence 3 January 2024

Please see Surrey County Council’s updated information below regarding the remedial works on Worplesdon Road, Guildford. These works have been rescheduled owing to bad weather.


Road Closed

3 January

2 nights

8.00pm – 6.00am



Please see the attached map for the extents of our works.


The works are scheduled to start on 3 January 2024. Sometimes our plans must change, often due to bad weather or problems on other works in the same programme which can have a knock-on effect. If anything changes with the details of these works, we will let you know.


You and your residents can also find up to date details of the works on


We’d appreciate any feedback from residents on these works, to help us continue to improve.

Please could you highlight to residents the QR code found on the leaflet or the direct web link:



Over the Christmas period and New Year, the Guildford Borough Council offices will be closed:

  • from 4.30pm on Friday 22 December until Thursday 28 December
  • on the Monday 1 January

What to do in an emergency

Where there is a risk to life, for example a flood or fire, residents should call 999 immediately.

Residents and councillors can report an emergency, such as flooding, to the out of hours service on 01344 949371 who will be able to direct the call to the appropriate person.

In the event of an emergency involving a Guildford property, residents or councillors can call:

  • 01483 444222 (during office hours)
  • 01483 532122 (outside office hours)

An emergency is a repair that, if not attended to quickly, could lead to:

  • personal injury
  • damage to the property
  • a health hazard

More emergency information is available on our website

For non-emergency repairs enquiries and requests

If residents have access to the internet and are able, they can report their housing repairs online.

If the emergency is not resolved satisfactorily by the out of hours service, the housing repair team will be on duty at all times. You can contact them on 01483 523 122.

Advice for adverse weather is available on our website including the location of sandbags across the borough.

In case of a flooding emergency please follow the advice below:

  • If you think there is a threat to life, please call 999 and ask for Surrey Fire and Rescue
  • If water is blocking roads or pavements and causing danger call Surrey County Council on 0300 200 1003. If you are calling out of hours, please hold for option 3 (roads and transport) followed by option 2 (highways and traffic signal emergencies).

When you are able to please report flooding to Surrey County Council

Report flooding on line

  1. Call: 0300 200 1003
  2. Email:
  3. Textphone (via Text Relay): 18001 0300 200 1003
  4. SMS: 07860 053 465
  5. VRS:  Sign Language Video Relay Service

If there is any sign of sewage

Call your water provider What to do during sewer flooding | Thames Water on 0800 316 9800 or My home is flooded with sewer water ( on 0330 303 0368.

If a river has burst its banks

Call the Environment Agency 24-hour Hotline on 0800 80 70 60.

Sandbags are located across the Borough for use in an emergency sandbag locations

If you lose power

Report it via Power Cut 105 by calling 105.

For ease the numbers that you should use for the majority of issues are:

  1. Emergency planning out of hours 01344 949371
  2. Housing repair issues 01483 532122

Dog fouling… an odious issue

Dog fouling is disgraceful and gives all dog owners a bad reputation, despite the majority of dog owners cleaning up after their dogs.

If you are aware of an issue in your community please do report it to Guildford Borough Council via the following link 

The borough council can only act when they are Dog fouling made aware of the issue and specific location.



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