Back to all reports

Bridge over River Nene has a broken rail

Reported in the Slabs - Uneven / Damaged / Cracked category by Phil Beeston - Kislingbury Footpath Warden at 17:45, Mon 1 June 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2138021.

Rail has broken on footbridge across the Nene in Kislingbury, it is part of the Nene Way and is also heavily used as part of the Upton Country Park circular routes. It is now potentially DANGEROUS

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.

Updates

  • Thank you for reporting a fault. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 17:45, Mon 1 June 2020

  • Thank you for contacting Northamptonshire Highways. The structure has been made safe today. We are required to repair this damage within 24 months of notification, however we anticipate it to be repaired during summer 2020, subject to our sub-contractors availability.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:59, Tue 2 June 2020

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:02, Tue 2 June 2020

  • Please can you advise when this will be fixed please. This is becoming a danger more and more people with families and young children are using this Bridge due to the country walk from Upton .Thank you

    Posted anonymously at 19:31, Sat 21 November 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:31, Sat 21 November 2020

  • Thank you for contacting Northamptonshire Highways. The structure has been made safe today. We are required to repair this damage within 24 months of notification, however we anticipate it to be repaired during summer 2020, subject to our sub-contractors availability. UPDATE Thank you for contacting us. I have been informed the works to replace the handrail are booked in for 16th December.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:36, Mon 23 November 2020

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:35, Wed 23 December 2020

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.