North Bank, Whittlesey, to close tonight after Environment Agency flood warning

PUBLISHED: 16:43 18 October 2012 | UPDATED: 16:57 18 October 2012

North Bank Whittlesey

North Bank Whittlesey

Archant

NORTH Bank, near Whittlesey, will be closed from 9.30pm this evening after a flood warning issued by the Environment Agency.

A spokesman for Peterborough City Council, which is responsible for maintaining the road, said today: “Due to a flood warning from the Environment Agency we are going to close North Bank at 21.30 tonight.

“Traffic will be diverted via Pearces Road, Storeys Bar Road, Edgerley Drain Road, Oxney Road, Parnwell Way, Frank Perkins Parkway, Fletton Parkway, Stanground Bypass, A605, B1040 and vice versa.”

Motorists have also been advised to check signage in the morning.

More news stories

Yesterday, 17:53

The county council says it will make the Traffic Commissioners aware of a major investigation being undertaken into the Fenland Association of Community Transport (FACT) when they decide on whether to allow them operator licences to run commercial services through new limited companies.

20 minutes ago

• I will kick-off this week’s missive with my two favourite areas of irritation - graffiti and holes. For the former, some walnut-brain has sprayed his “tag” all over the cherry hill park benches and lisle lane. The Grumpster has reported this twice on the east cambs graffiti online help portal.

Yesterday, 18:26

‘Houston we have a problem’ admitted county councillor Bill Hunt, vice chairman of the county council highways and community infrastructure, when he offered a public apology today for the number of potholes across Cambridgeshire.

Yesterday, 12:46

These fantastic images show a B-52 Stratofortress being refuelled over the North Sea by a KC-135 tanker from RAF Mildenhall.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter