Ash Die Back Works: A40 – Puesdown to Northleach Roundabout

Roadworks notice from Gloucestershire Highways:

What: Temporary Traffic Order to close the road for essential Ash Dieback tree work.

Where: A40 – Puesdown to Northleach Roundabout, Hampnett

When: 4-8th March 2024 inclusive (excluding weekends) from 09.30 to 15.30 daily.

On behalf of Gloucestershire County Council, we are advising you that we are due to be conducting essential works at the above location to remove unsafe trees infected with Ash Dieback.

Ash Dieback disease causes Ash trees to become unsafe; trees could shed limbs or collapse on to the road causing harm and injury. This work must take place for health and safety reasons, to protect road users and pedestrians, and make sure the carriageway remains clear of debris.

Letter (B) – A40 Puesdown to Northleach


Roadworks Notice: A429 Fosseway (Leygore Bottom) Northleach

Notice from Gloucestershire Highways:

What: Temporary Traffic Order to close the road for carriageway resurfacing.

Where: A429 Fosseway (Leygore Bottom) Northleach. See overleaf for details of road closure.

When: For approximately 2 Nights (excl. weekends) between the hours of 19:00 to 07:00.

The PLANNED start and end dates are currently Monday 4 March 2024 until Tuesday 5 March 2024, however, keep an eye on the web page detailed below or the signs on site for any short notice changes.

909815 A429 Fosseway Northleach Residents Letter

Roadworks Notice: Burford Road to Larket Hill Wood, Aldsworth

Notification from Gloucestershire County Council:

What: Road closure for carriageway patching.

Where: Burford Road to Larket Hill Wood, Aldsworth

When: Week Commencing 19 February 2024 for two days, 07:00-19:00

(Please Note: These dates and times can change without warning please see our explanation below)

Please find attached letter and map regarding the upcoming works on Burford Road to Larket Hill Wood, Aldsworth, starting Week Commencing 19th February 2024 for two days, inclusive of Saturday.

Temporary Closure of 400835 Fortey Road Starting 27 November

Gloucestershire County Council, as traffic authority, intends to make an Order under the relevant provisions of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to temporarily close part of the 400835 Fortey Road from its junction with Farmington Road to outside property number 9 for a distance of approximately 51 metres.

The reason for the closure is for sewage repair work.

The above road is expected to be closed from the 27th November until 1st December 2023 only or until the works have been completed, whichever is the later.

For further information, please contact Gloucestershire Highways on 08000 514 514 or visit

Alternative Route – as signed on site.

Pedestrian and emergency access to adjacent properties will be maintained.

DATED: 9th November 2023
for Assistant Director of Legal Services
CD/79849 Legal Services, Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2TG


The Robin Bus Service Now Includes Northleach

🚌 Good news! Residents of Northleach can now use The Robin on-demand bus service for the North Cotswolds. If you are travelling to places not served by existing local bus routes, then think about using The Robin.

(Note: it is for journeys within the North Cotswolds pilot area.)

Details of the service and how to book are found here:

New Mini Lending Library Opens @ The Westwoods Centre

Northleach has its own mini lending library from October. This replaces the mobile library service that used to visit Northleach.

Gloucestershire Libraries has placed a deposit collection of books at the Westwoods Centre from the 4th of October.

Just bring along your library card, chose a book and sign out.

The collection will be refreshed every first Wednesday of the month.

There is also an option to reserve books online and collect from the Westwoods centre. See the poster next to the books for more information.

The mini lending library bookshelf is located in the entrance foyer of the Westwoods Centre, next to the office.

Opening hours are the same as the Westwoods Centre itself, usually 09:30 to 12:00 Monday to Friday.

This is a trial of a new service, so let us know what you think.

If you’re not already a library member then sign up using the link below.

Join the library

Libraries FAQ:

Additional information on Facebook:

Please note this is a lending library with Gloucestershire Libraries. Sorry we are not accepting book donations.