The first car to head northbound up Uckfield High Street after the road was re-opened

Two-way traffic resumes in Uckfield High Street

Two-way traffic resumed in Uckfield High Street this morning (September 3) just after 11am.

After a series of photographs were taken at the High Street near Boots, workmen removed the last of the barriers.

Waiting to remove the final barriers

Workmen ready to remove the final barriers in Uckfield High Street.

As the lights went green there was some hestitation from motorists before one realised the road was once again open northbound.

The driver crossed over to cheers from the crowd on the pavement.

The High Street has been closed northbound since Sunday, February 21.

Details of the works which have been carried out here

Wealden MP Nush Ghani, along with county, district and town councillors were present to see the re-opening, along with the president of Uckfield Chamber of Commerce, Bernard Smith.

Looking after the High Street trees

A short video of the first car to head north

 

Road re-opens VIPs

One final photograph in the middle of the road before Uckfield High Street re-opens to two-way traffic.

See also:

Times for Uckfield Carnival parades and fair

September tips for shopping in Uckfield

Find local businesses in our Uckfield Directory

How to advertise on UckfieldNews.com

 

 

 

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