Kier, the contractors appointed by the Environment Agency, have just released the full details about the flood defence works. Info coutesy of Bude-Stratton Town Council:

Key Dates
  • The setting up of the compound needed for the works will begin on Monday 21st August 2023. There will be a partial closure of Ergue-Gaberic Way to allow this to happen.
  • Works on the River Neet will commence on Tuesday 29th August 2023 (after Lifeboat Weekend and the Bank Holiday).
Road Closures

Part of Ergue-Gaberic Way and Nanny Moore’s Bridge will be closed from Tuesday 29th August to 31st October 2023.

Artisan Market Relocation

During this time the Bude Artisan Market will temporarily relocate to the grassed area by the Fire Station.

Project Timeline

While Ergue-Gaberic Way and Nanny Moore’s Bridge will reopen after 31st October 2023, the works are not due to finish until April 2024 (subject to weather and programme). At present, we are not aware of any other disruption during this time, but will issue updates if we are informed of any changes.

The following info may be useful to you.