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Colney Lane Pavillion Car Park works

Works will begin w/c Monday 25 November to facilitate the relocation of Norwich Rugby Club and redevelopment of the Colney Lane Pavillion.

The Colney Lane car park will be closed until Friday 28 February 2020.

We advise that visitors use the Triangle Car Park for alternative parking (please see see here).

Works will be undertaken by contractor MJS in two phases:

First phase 

Extension of the existing car park which will maintain pedestrian and cycle access via the existing Colney car park entrance way. As part of these works an existing tree and hedge will be removed in accordance with planning permission Friday 31 January. Alternative pedestrian access will be maintained around the changing rooms but direct pedestrian and cycle access through the existing main vehicle entrance will be restricted.

Second phase 

Highway works (including resurfacing) are scheduled to commence 17-23 February, which will include traffic management on Colney Lane. Upon advice of Norfolk County Council Highways officer the existing pedestrian crossing is scheduled to be closed 17-23 February. Pedestrian/cycle diversion is indicated in the below image in purple. Crossings to the NNUH and NPR are indicated with stars.

A second stage of highway works will commence 24-29 February). Pedestrian and cycle access will be diverted through the existing car park or utilise path diversion.

As part of these works, a temporary path (as indicated in the image below in purple) will be installed to ensure pedestrian and cycle access between UEA and the Norwich Research park.

The image below indicates the two phases of works.