Level Crossing Maintenance Closures - February to May (Update)

Network Rail have advised us of planned maintenance closures for the Level Crossing for dates in February, March, April and May. The dates and times are as follows. Letters are being sent to affected residents and signs for the February closure have already been erected.


Saturday 22nd February to Sunday 23rd February – Crossing closed 23.00 to 08.00 (If they manage to finish earlier they will open the crossing as soon as they can)
Sunday 23rd February to Monday 24th February – Crossing closed 21.00 to 05.00.

They have confirmed there will be parking in the Station Car Park. If a fine is issued Network Rail will liaise with GTR to have it quashed. Please let the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. know if you receive a fine.

They are also arranging a shuttle bus to be parked on the north side for residents returning home.


Monday night to Friday morning - 2nd March to 6th March. Crossing closes at 23.00 and reopens at 05.00 daily.

Monday night to Friday morning - 16th March to 20th March. Crossing closes at 23.00 and reopens at 05.00 daily.


Wednesday night to Friday morning - 15th April to 17th April. Crossing closes at 00.30 and reopens at 05.15 daily.


Sunday night to Monday morning - 24th May to 25th May. Crossing closes at 00.45 and reopens at 04.00.

We have yet to receive confirmation of the usual station parking facilities or the vehicle left on the north side of the crossing for the convenience of returning residents who may be elderly or infirm, or perhaps returning from holiday or work with luggage. We are chasing these items.