Somerset County Council

Rights of way closures in Somerset


You can find a summary table below of rights of way works and closures in Somerset. 

DistrictParish and pathType of workExpiry date
West SomersetStogursey Hinkley Point CLong term rights of way closures at... 
West SomersetDulverton Footpath DU 3/24Unstable retaining wall28 December 2017
Taunton DeaneWest Buckland Footpath WG 14/1Bridge repairs08 January 2019
Taunton DeaneSampford Arundel footpath WG 10/14Dangerous bridge10 February 2019
Taunton DeaneTaunton T 33/22 (Firepool)Dangerous Bridge14 January 2018
Taunton DeaneWest Monkton Footpath T32/10Redrow Homes for site development13 March 2018
Taunton DeaneWellington Footpath WG 17/19 WestPersimmon Homes for site development31 December 2017
Taunton DeaneOake and Milverton Footpaths WH 9/20 WG...Bridge repairs02 August 2019
Taunton DeaneOtterford Bridleway T 20/26Surface repairs20 June 2018
Taunton DeaneWellington Footpath WG 17/36Surface repairs03 October 2019
Taunton DeaneWellington Footpath WG 17/17Bloor Homes for site development02 April 2018
Taunton DeaneOake Footpath WG 9/35Dangerous bridge13 January 2018
Taunton DeaneBathealton Footpath WG 2/3Dangerous bridge13 January 2018
Taunton DeaneBishops Hull Footpath T 3/12Dangerous bridge16 May 2018
Taunton DeaneWellington Footpath WG 17/34Dangerous bridge16 May 2018
Taunton DeaneNorton Fitzwarren Footpath T 18/9Dangerous bridge16 May 2018
Taunton DeaneRuishton Footpath T 22/14Wessex Water road construction01 June 2018
Taunton DeaneNorton Fitzwarren Footpath T 18/5Building developement10 December 2017
Taunton DeaneWellington Footpath WG 17/27AWestern Power20 May 2018
Taunton DeaneCheddon Fitzpaine Footpath T 5/14Building developement05 June 2018
South SomersetTatworth and Forton Footpath CH 5/UNInstallation of drainage27 May 2018
South SomersetYeovilton and Limington Bridleway Y...Dangerous bridge16 May 2018
South SomersetHardington Mandeville Bridleway Y 10/27Dangerous bridge28 August 2019
South SomersetWest Crewkerne Footpath CH 27/23Bridge repairs04 November 2019
South SomersetSomerton Footpath L 25/34Creation of public open space15 January 2018
South SomersetKeinton Mandeville Footpath L 16/3Building development04 February 2018
South SomersetWest Crewkerne Footpath CH 27/22Dangerous bridge10 September 2019
South SomersetCharlton Musgrove Footpath WN 8/10Bridge repairs13 October 2021
South SomersetHigh Ham Footpath L12/17Bridge repairs16 April 2021
SedgemoorNorth Petherton Footpath BW 23/9Building development26 October 2017
SedgemoorAshcott and Greinton Footpaths BW 1/23...Bridge repairs09 June 2019
SedgemoorCannington footpath BW 5/1Building developement01 January 2018
SedgemoorCannington Footpath BW 5/4River bank collapse13 May 2018
SedgemoorBawdrip Footpath BW 2/22Bridge repairs28 February 2018
SedgemoorOtterhampton Footpath BW 25/31Wessex Water works05 May 2018
SedgemoorCannington BW 5/2 BW 5/22 and BW 5/23Flood defence works03 April 2018
SedgemoorNorth Petherton Footpath BW 23/9Building Developement11 May 2108
SedgemoorBridgwater Footpath BW 38/18Building Developement11 May 2018
MendipWells Footpaths WS 17/28 WS 17/29 WS...Building Developement 06 December 2018
MendipGlastonbury Footpath WS 15/68Taylor Wimpey Development11 March 2018
MendipChapel Allerton Bridleway AX 12/31Dangerous bridge16 May 2018
MendipTellisford and Rode Footpaths FR 15/3A...Bridge repairs18 March 2018
MendipSelwood footpath FR 14/75resurfacing works16 March 2018
MendipBaltonsborough Footpaths WS 1/11 and...Stabilisation and repair works17 January 2018
MendipShepton Mallet Footpath SM 21/65Building Developement19 February 2018
MendipLydford-on Fosse Footpath SM 14/22Bridge repairs25 July 2018
MendipSt Cuthbert Out Footpath WS 10/79Dangerous bridge29 April 2018
MendipMeare Footpath WS 6/7Dangerous structure24 March 2018
MendipHolcombe Footpath SM 12/2Dangerous bridge14 March 2019
MendipGlastonbury Footpath WS 15/05 02Dangerous retaining wall18 May 2019
MendipGlastonbury Footpath 15/6Surface repairs14 May 2018
MendipDitcheat Bridleway SM 6/26Dangerous bridge02 July 2019
MendipNunney Footpath FR 12/44Dangerous bridge14 June 2018


Contact: Public Rights of Way
Address: Somerset County Council, County Hall, Taunton, TA1 4DY
Phone: 0300 123 2224
Fax: 01823 356114
Customer Contact opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday closed.
Public Rights of Way Team opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5pm, Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm, Saturday and Sunday closed.

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