The first steps in the latest phase of the Uckfield High Street roadworks swung into place just after noon today (February 21).
A northbound closure was swiftly inserted by two workman at the junction of the High Street and Bell Lane, writes Paul Watson.
In-bound traffic from Ridgewood and New Town is now diverted left towards the Tesco roundabout. Outbound traffic from Bell Lane must turn right and head towards New Town.
Southbound traffic will continue as usual.
Colas, which has established a compound on the Luxford Field car park, is expected to start work tomorrow (February 22) on the stretch of High Street between Bell Lane and the pedestrian crossing.
Signs warning of the traffic disruption have been placed on the approaches to Uckfield.
The closure goes in