NEW: Start Up Grant for Businesses available now
Read more

Temporary closures of Public Rights of Way in Powys


Detail of Route: Footpath 1, Fron level crossing at SJ225 032 for an approximate length of 11 metres.

Closure commenced: 29th January 2016      

Order Expires: 28th July 2020

Reason: Closed due to Network Rail concerns regarding health and safety. Further assurances from Network Rail that no further extensions are required. It is likely that a closure will be required until at least April 2020.



Detail of Route: Monk's Trod byway LC296 b from Carn Ricet (Point A) at OS Grid SN 87407105) for a distance of about 6.3 kilometres in a south-westerly direction to the County boundary with Ceredigion on the River Claerwen at OS Grid Ref. SN 82396821 (Point B)

Closure commenced: 19 April 2020   

Order Expires: 19 October 2020

Reason: An exception will be to allow motorcycles between Point A and Point B for a minimum of three specified dates and a maximum of 6 that will be advertised no less than two weeks before.   Download location map here [834KB]



Detail of Route: Bridleway LC247 in the Elan valley from SN90506757 (point A) in a north-westerly direction to SN90306766 (point B), a distance of 280 metres.

Closure commenced: 26th November 2018      

Order Expires: 28th July 2020

Reason: Due to a landslip and a safety inspection is required prior to clearance and bank stabilisation works.  Download location map here [854KB]


Detail of Route: Footpath 40, Godor Bridge near Llansantffraid

Closure commenced: 5th April 2019

Order expires: 5th October 2020

Reason: To clear debris and assess structural integrity of the bridge.


Detail of Route: Footpath 114, Fron Berriew

Closure commenced: 19th September 2019     

Order Expires: 18th September 2020

Reason: Dangerous bridge.  Footpath 114, Fron Berriew [477KB]



Detail of Route: Footpath RB1417, Dolyhir Quarry

Closure commenced: 7th October 2019     

Order Expires: 6th April 2020

Reason: Allow implementation of permitted western screening landform.   Footpath RB1417, Dolyhir Quarry [1MB]



Detail of Route: Byway BD1047, near Bleddfa

Closure commenced: 28th August 2019      

Order Expires: 16th September 2020

Reason: Subsidence of surface from badger sett  Byway BD1047, near Bleddfa [831KB]



Detail of Route: Footpath AC368, Abbeycwmhir

Closure commenced: 9th March 2020     

Order Expires: 31st September 2020

Reason: Emergency closure and then a 6 month order due to a dangerous bridge.  Footpath AC368, Abbeycwmhir [571KB]



Detail of Route: Footpath KN1168, Knighton

Closure commenced: 3rd March 2020     

Order Expires: 25th September 2020

Reason: Emergency closure and then a 6 month order due to dangerous steps.  Footpath KN1168, Knighton [503KB]


Share this page

Facebook icon Twitter icon Email icon


Print icon