Temporary Road Closure – Updown Road, Betteshanger – 26th July 2023 (Dover District)

It will be necessary to close part of Updown Road, Betteshanger, from 26th July 2023 with estimated completion by 26th July 2023.

Updown Road, Betteshanger, will be closed between the junctions of West Street Farm Road and Northbourne Road, between the hours of 09:30 and 15:30 only, to the extent indicated by signs and barriers on site.

The alternative route is via West Street Farm Road, Northbourne Lane, Northbourne Road and vice versa.

The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while allowing utility works to be carried out, works are undertaken by Openreach.

For the most up to date information on these works please visit:

For information regarding this closure please contact Openreach 08000 232 023, who will be able to assist with the scope of these works.

The Kent County Council Highways Helpline phone number is: 03000 418181


This bulletin contains public information and can be forwarded to any other road users who may be affected. Every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, but no liability can be accepted for any changes or errors.
Road names are taken from the National Street Gazetteer, which can be viewed on, with alternative names given where known.


For details of roadworks, please see One.Network