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ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1)(a) AND (c) AND PARAGRAPH 27(1) OF SCHEDULE 9,

Notice ID: MF0215658

Notice effective from
12th May 2017 to 11th June 2017

Highways England
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1)(a) AND (c) AND PARAGRAPH 27(1) OF SCHEDULE 9,
THE M40 MOTORWAY (JUNCTIONS 1 - 5) AND THE A40 TRUNK ROAD (DENHAM, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE)
(TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 201
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways England Company Limited (a) intends to make an Order on the M40 Motorway and A40 Trunk Road in the Districts of South Buckinghamshire and Wycombe in the County of Buckinghamshire and the District of South Oxfordshire in the County of Oxfordshire. This is to enable annual routine maintenance, carriageway resurfacing and inspection works to all the slip roads and several lengths of carriageway, between Junctions 1 and 5, and A40 to be carried out in safety. The works are expected to take place overnight (8pm - 7am; continuing to 8am on Saturday and Sunday mornings) between Thursday 1 June 2017 and Friday 1 September 2017. The prohibitions would be applied only to the extent that is necessary for particular works to be undertaken and would only apply during such times and to such extent as would be indicated by traffic signs. The effect of the Order would be to -
1. Impose for 24 hours daily a 50 miles per hour speed limit -

? southbound from a point on the M40 200 metres northwest of the B416 Windsor Road underbridge to the A40 at the B483/B467 Swakeleys Roundabout, Denham,

? northbound from a point on the A40 200 metres west of the B483/B467 Swakeleys Roundabout, Denham, to a point on the M40 700 metres west of Fulmer Road overbridge, Gerrards Cross,

? M40 southbound exit slip road at J1

? A40 southbound entry slip road at M40 J1,

? A40 northbound exit slip road at M40 J1,

? M40 northbound entry slip road at J1,

? M40 southbound exit slip road at J1Ato its merge with the M25 clockwise and anticlockwise at J16,

? M40 northbound exit slip road at J1A to its merge with the M25 clockwise and anticlockwise at J16,

? M40 southbound entry slip road at J1A from the M25 clockwise

at J16,
? M40 southbound entry slip road at J1A from the M25 anticlockwise

at J16,
? M40 northbound entry slip road at J1A from the M25 anticlockwise

at J16,
? M40 southbound entry slip road at J1A from the M25 clockwise

at J16, and
? M40 northbound entry slip road of J1A from M25 clockwise at J16,

2. close the M40 -

? northbound entry and southbound exit slip roads at J1,

? northbound and southbound entry slip roads at J1A from the clockwise carriageway of the M25 at J16, and the southbound exit slip road at J1A to both the clockwise and anti-clockwise carriageways of the M25 at J16,

? northbound and southbound entry slip roads at J1A from the anti-clockwise carriageway of the M25 at J16, and the northbound exit slip road at J1A to both the clockwise and anti-clockwise carriageways of the M25 at J16,

? northbound exit and southbound entry slip roads at J3,

? northbound and southbound entry and exit slip roads at J2, J4 and J5 including the dedicated northbound entry slip road from the

A404 at J4,
? northbound carriageway between the exit and entry slip roads at J1,

? southbound carriageway between the exit and entry slip roads at J1A,

? southbound carriageway between the exit and entry slip roads at J4,

? northbound carriageway between the exit slip road at J3 and the entry slip road at J4, and

? southbound carriageway between the exit slip road at J4 to the entry slip road at J3,

and A40 -
? southbound entry slip road at M40 J1,

? northbound exit slip road at M40 J1, and

? northbound and southbound carriageway from its diverge from the M40 at J1 to a point 200 metres west of B483/B467 Swakeleys Roundabout - Diverting northbound traffic via B483, Hillingdon

Road, Oxford Road, A4020 to A40 Denham Roundabout to then
join the M40 northbound at J1, southbound traffic vice versa. When a slip road is closed traffic wishing to enter or leave the M40 would be diverted on or off the motorway at the nearest open slip road and return to the original junction via the opposite carriageway in order to continue their journey, and for carriageway closures traffic would be diverted off and back onto the motorway via the exit and entry slip roads. The temporary mandatory speed limit (which would not apply to emergency services or special forces vehicles) and closures (which would not apply to emergency services or works vehicles) would be clearly indicated by traffic signs throughout the works.
The M40 Motorway (Junctions 1 to Junction 5) and the A40 Trunk Road (Denham, Buckinghamshire) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2017 (2017/202) would be revoked by this Order.
The Order would come into force on 29 May 2017 and continue in force
until 1 September 2017.
Mrs Y A Tomkins, Highways England Company Limited (a) Registered in England and Wales under Company No. 9346363. Registered Office: Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4LZ.
General Enquiries relating to this notice may be made in writing to Annette Hodgman at Highways England Company Limited, Woodlands, Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7LW; email Annette.hodgman@highwaysengland.co.uk or
by telephoning 0300 470 4865.

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