Road Closures

Information below about planned road closures in or near Potton.


Temporary closure – Potton Footpath No 4
Central Bedfordshire has advised that the Order for the above footpath closure has been continued in force by the Secretary of State for Transport until 11 March 2022.
Click here for more information.  See map.


Proposed temporary road closure – Baker Avenue, Potton
(CBC Reference CBC 9410)
Temporary road closure at the above location to enable the carriageway resurfacing to take place safely.
Length affected: whole length.
Date: The closure will take place at some point between the 16th September and the 16th December 2021, between the hours of 08.00 and 18.00.  Dates will be circulated closer to the time. 
Diversion Route: (see map)
Baker Avenue is a cul-de-sac.


Proposed temporary road closure – Church Causeway, Hatley Road and Gamlingay Road, Potton
(CBC Reference CBC 9412)
Temporary road closure at above locations to enable the carriageway resurfacing to take place safely.
Length affected:
Church Causeway: junction with Hatley Road
Hatley Road: from Junction with Gamlingay Road to after junction with Church Causeway.
Gamlingay Road: from outside number 30 to mid-way between junction with Hatley Road and Judith Gardens.
Date: The closure will take place at some point between the 16th September and the 16th December 2021, between the hours of 09.00 and 15.30.  Dates will be circulated closer to the time.
Diversion Route: (see map)
Please see diversion signs on site.


Proposed temporary road closure – Chapman Close, Potton
(CBC Reference CBC 9424)
Temporary road closure at the above location to enable the carriageway resurfacing to take place safely.
Length affected: whole length.
Date: The closure will take place at some point between the 16th September and the 16th December 2021, between the hours of 08.00 and 18.00.  Dates will be circulated closer to the time. 
Diversion Route: (see map)
Chapman Close is a cul-de-sac.


Proposed temporary road closure – Biggleswade Road, Sutton
(CBC Reference CBC 9476)
Temporary road closure at the above location to enable carriageway retexturing to take place safely.
Length affected: From Bedfordshire Growers to junction with Church Road.
Date: The closure will take place from 11th to 24th October 2021 between the hours of 09.00 and15.30.
Diversion Route: (see map)
B1042, High Street, Bedford Road, A1, Saxon Drive, Baden Powell Way, Potton Road and vice versa.


Proposed temporary road closure – Biggleswade Road, Potton
(CBC Reference CBC 9511)
Temporary road closure at the above location to enable a gully replacement to go ahead in safety.
Length affected: Junction with Hutchinson Rise.
Date: This road closure will be on the 25th October between 09.00 and 15.30 hours.
Diversion Route: (see map)
Baden Powell Way, Saxon Drive, A1, B1042, Potton Road, Sandy Road and vice versa.


Proposed temporary road closure – Sandy Road, Potton
(CBC Reference CBC 9531)
Temporary road closure at the above location to enable safe access to Overhead Network to take place in safety.
Length affected: From Jct with Deepdale to outside no. 3
Date: The closure will take place from 1st November to 12th November for 24 hours a day.
Diversion Route: (see map)
Head east on Sandy Road/B1042 towards Ibbet Lane
Go through 2 roundabouts
At the roundabout, continue straight onto Station Road/B1042
Turn right onto Biggleswade Road/B1040
At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Baden Powell Way, exit onto Saxon Drive, exit onto London Road/A6001
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on London Road/A6001, exit onto A1
At Biggleswade North Roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on A1,
At Sandy Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Bedford Road/B1042
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Downing Court/B1042