Notices of Temporary Street Closures


The majority of roads in Ilfracombe are looked after by Devon County Council. They carry out a programme of maintenance and improvement works to ensure local roads are safe and sound.

The latest temporary prohibition of through traffic and parking notices affecting Ilfracombe are:

  • A361 Deans Cross to South Deans Farm closed from 4th May 2021 for 4 weeks between the hours of 1900 and 0700 (daily) to undertake resurfacing works. Full details can be found here
  • A361 & A399, ILFRACOMBE, LYNTON/LYNMOUTH, BARNSTAPLE, SOUTH MOLTON closed from Monday 22 – Weds 24 March between the hours of  1900 and 0700 for Road Stud Maintenance. Full details available here
  • Section of New Barnstaple Road (See Map) closed from Saturday 16th January until Wednesday 14th April (inclusive) for Retaining Wall Work. Diversions as per the details at this link.

The above are promulgated iaw the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Section 14 on behalf of Devon County Council.

To find out about current and proposed roadworks in Ilfracombe and across the county visit the Devon County Council website.

You can also report or track existing problems directly to Devon County Council at “Report a Problem

Motorways are looked after by the Highways Agency. To find out about current and proposed road works on motorways visit the Highways Agency’s website.

Devon County Council
The Highways Agency