Tag Archives: B3168

Drainage improvements set to begin

Major drainage improvements which were delayed by rebuilding work at the Beacon near Ilminster are due to finally go ahead next week. The work on the B3168 at Puckington is essential, and has been planned for some time, but had to be postponed last summer while the nearby Beacon was closed for nine months due […]

Beacon reopens in time for Christmas

A flood-damaged road near Ilminster which was closed to traffic for nearly ten months has now reopened – just in time for Christmas. Areas of the B3168 at The Beacon needed to be completely rebuilt by Somerset County Council after it suffered severe structural damage during extreme weather last winter. The extensive repairs included a […]

End in sight for closed road

Work to repair a road near Ilminster which has been closed since February could begin early next month after investigative work was completed. The B3168 at The Beacon was closed for safety reasons earlier this year when extreme wet weather caused the road to move and there were concerns for the safety of drivers. It […]

B3168 Beacon road closure update

The results of investigative work to discover what has caused structural damage to a road near Ilminster could be ready next week. The B3168 at The Beacon has been closed since February when extreme wet weather caused the road to move and there were concerns for the safety of drivers. Following recent on-site investigations by […]