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Temporary Car Park Closure

 The following car parks will be closed for essential Forestry Civil Engineering Volvo G726B Grader. Operator Nigel Slocombe grading a back slope in the New Forest maintenance to the car park surface or works to the car park environs.

  The following car parks will be closed for routine maintenance, the length of closure will depend on the current weather conditions some car parks will remain closed after work has been carried out to allow the surface to consolidate.

Boltons Bench and Boltons Cricket

Maintenance work will be carried out on the 6th April to improve the surface of the tarmac access track in between Boltons Cricket and Boltons Bench. It may be necessary to close the car park and access road for short periods during the day. Please use alternative car parks, Parc Pale or Boltons Queens.

 Setley Pond, Beaulieu Heath and Horseshoe Bottom

 The car parks above have been temporarily closed as the surfacing is unsafe. We appoligise for any inconvenience caused and aim to have these car parks  resurfaced and reopened in the near future.

Future Maintenance Works

The following car parks are due to be maintained within the next 2-3 weeks:

Ashley Walk


Busketts Lawn

Cadnams Pool


Godshill cricket


Longslade Bottom

Puttles Bridge


Wilverley Plain

Should you have any queries regarding the maintenance works please contact the Ranger Team on 0300 067 4601

Last updated: 7th April 2018


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