Motorists face Christmas delays

PUBLISHED: 11:17 27 October 2008 | UPDATED: 09:53 10 June 2010

MOTORISTS from East Devon face a series of road works by the Highways Agency that could delay their journeys in the lead up to and over the festive season.

MOTORISTS from East Devon face a series of road works by the Highways Agency that could delay their journeys in the lead up to and over the festive season.

On the A38 at Kennford, south of Exeter there are up to 10 minute delays until November 8 with the

the eastbound lane closed from 8pm until 4am Monday to Friday night for survey works.

And from this week the westbound lane is also closed for the same period.

Ten minute delays are also expected on the A38 Goodstone to Whistley Hill, Ashburton, south of Exeter.

A 50 mph speed limit has been imposed there for a resurfacing scheme until December 12, with east and westbound lanes closed between 8pm to 6am, Monday to Friday.

Until Jan 5, 2009, there are delays of 10 minutes on the A30 between Alphington and M5 Junction 31.

A 50 mph speed limit on the A30 eastbound and M5 northbound carriage ways has been imposed because of temporary road layout.


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