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Upcoming HS2 enabling works in areas between Drayton Bassett and Handsacre in Staffordshire will sometimes result in temporary changes to public rights of way (including footpaths and bridleways) and cycleways.

The affected locations will be in Hints, Swinfen and Packington, Whittington, Huddlesford and Streethay. Please follow this link for more information on all locations.

For a more detailed notification on the diversion of the public right of way in Hints, a link to the notice is here.

The reference to Whittington relates to the need to marshal users of the public footpaths Whittington 16 and Whittington 17 in November and December. These paths will also not be closed but local users may be asked to wait a short time to ensure it is safe to pass.
Whittington 16 is a Bridleway starting at Whittington Heath, 100yds of Marsh Lane. Ending Opposite Home Farm Cottages, Tamworth Road.
Whittington 17 is a footpath starting 200 yards South west of Ellfield House Lodge. Ending on Common Lane,