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Padlock and chain on gate across the bridleway

Reported via desktop in the Passage-Obstructed/Overgrown category anonymously at 16:24, Thursday 22 July 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2883813.

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The gate that crosses the bridleway has been chained and a lock put on. There is no passable alternative to the track that is now gated.

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  • 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 16:25, Thursday 22 July 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. This location was inspected on 23/7/21. Further to our telephone conversation Northamptonshire Highways can confirm that the landowner has left over a 5ft gap to the side of the locked field gate. This gap has now been cleared of vegetation to provide access on to the Public Bridleway.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:45, Friday 23 July 2021

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