Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 232, 2023

Laindon Road, Horndon on the Hill

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock, in exercise of their powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other powers, has made an Order the effect of which is to:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Laindon Road from its junction with South Hill for a distance of approximately 100m in a west direction

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable BT Engineers to carry out maintenance to their apparatus.

3) The alternative route for southbound vehicles is South Hill, High Road, Staneway, Mandeville Way, Laindon Link eastbound, A176 Nethermayne southbound, Five Bells Interchange, A13 westbound, The Manorway Interchange and B1007 North Hill and vice versa for northbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Tuesday 9 January 2024 at 10am. Works are currently scheduled to take place 9 January 2024 between the hours of 10am and 3pm – exact dates will be specified on It only applies to those days and times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

5) It is expected that the works will be completed within the above times, however the Order will continue in force for a period not exceeding 18 months or until the works have been completed, whichever is the sooner.

6) If the works are not completed within 18 months, the Order may be extended for a longer period with the approval of the Secretary of State.

Peter Wright, Head of Highways Infrastructure
Publication date: 
Thursday 30 November 2023