Thursday 9 Aug 2007
SHENFIELD RAIL NOISE LEVELS TO REDUCE
Notes to editors*Phase 1 – Sat 25th August 2007 06:00 to Tues 28th August 2007 04:00 Work in this phase will be carried out adjacent to Friars Avenue and Herington Grove, and certain residences in Friars Close, Hutton Road, Willow Close and Mount Avenue may also be affected. Phase 2 – Sat 1st September 2007 06:00 to Mon 3rd September 2007 04:30 Work in this phase will be carried out adjacent to Hunter Avenue and Alexander Lane, and certain residences in Rayleigh Road, Hutton Road, Mount Avenue, Willow Close and Herington Grove may also be affected. Phase 3 – Sat 8th September 2007 06:00 to Mon 10th September 2007 04:30 Work in this phase will be carried out at the same location as Phase 2. Phases 4, 5 and 6 – These works will be carried out over a ten day period from 02:00 on 23rd December 2007 to 04:30 on 2nd January 2008. Phase 7 – This will take place on two weekends in March 2008. Network Rail will ensure that all residents in the area are kept up to date with these ongoing works, and provide detailed information on Phases 4, 5, 6 and 7 closer to those times. Residents who require further information or have any concerns regarding these works, should contact Network Rail's National Helpline on 08457 11 41 41.
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