Flood Defence Works

Environment Agency Flood Defence Works

Kier, the contractors appointed by the Environment Agency, have just released the full details about the flood defence works, which we can now share with you.

Please note, there will be disruption in the area during this time.

Key Dates
  • The setting up of the compound needed for the works will begin on Monday 21st August 2023. There will be a partial closure of Ergue-Gaberic Way to allow this to happen.
  • Works on the River Neet will commence on Tuesday 29th August 2023 (after Lifeboat Weekend and the Bank Holiday).
Road Closures

Part of Ergue-Gaberic Way and Nanny Moore’s Bridge will be closed from Tuesday 29th August to 31st October 2023.

**Full details can be found in the information provided by Kier below** 

Artisan Market Relocation

During this time the Bude Artisan Market will temporarily relocate to the grassed area by the Fire Station.

Project Timeline

While Ergue-Gaberic Way and Nanny Moore’s Bridge will reopen after 31st October 2023, the works are not due to finish until April 2024 (subject to weather and programme). At present, we are not aware of any other disruption during this time, but will issue updates if we are informed of any changes.