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DCC Highways Update – A379 Frogmore Drainage Repairs. Full Closure for 3 weeks: Monday 7th – Friday 25th November 2022

Message from Devon County Council: Important information about the planned drainage works on A379 in Frogmore. - The planned on-site working hours will be Monday 7th November until Friday 25th November 2022 - The road will be closed to vehicles 24 hours a day including weekends.

Published: 5 October 2022

red and black traffic sign

Due to the nature of the works a road closure is required and the diversionary route for traffic will signposted and advance signs will also be placed on the Highway. Extra signs will be provided stating local businesses are open at each end of the closure.

I apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused, including construction noise. We will endeavour to keep all disruption to a minimum.

Our planned programme for the delivery of the work is:

• Excavation and replace and repair existing drainage and drain chambers across the A379 in Frogmore village.

• Reinstate of the road surface and some associated patching.

Please see the below map showing the affected area for works which highlighted in orange.

Information will be posted on our Devon Alerts social media and can be found here…

Furthermore, a special dedicated webpage will be available on Roadworks – Roads and transport ( from just before until completion of the works.
Thank you for your patience and understanding while we are carrying out these works.

Should you have any questions please contact me at or my colleague and we will do our best to try to help.

Phil Durrant
Customer Liaison Officer


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