Unusual Activity & Closures

Careline Unavailable (02.06.20)

In accordance with guidelines for social distancing, our resources on site are limited and therefore our freephone Careline is currently unavailable. If you have concerns about Range activity or another enquiry, please email us at qqshbenquiries@qinetiq.com. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Havengore Bridge Improvement: Work suspended (31.03.20)

We regret to announce that as a result of Government advice and directives in response to the Covid-19 outbreak, our contractor has been forced to suspend the refurbishment work on Havengore Bridge.

Significant progress has been made and the works were on schedule to be completed by early April. Both of the new hydraulic cylinders have been installed, the associated hydraulics are well under way and most of the electrical and controls upgrade has been completed.

When the project resumes, our contractor estimates that a further 10-14 days will be needed to complete all work and to commission and test the bridge. We will maintain a regular assessment of advice being issued and work will recommence when Government guidelines allow, and when the local facilities needed to support the contractors are available.

We will publish a date for recommencement of work and a revised completion date when that information becomes available.

Foulness Heritage Centre – closed until further notice (18.03.20)

We have been informed by the Foulness Conservation and Archaeological Society (FCAS) that the forthcoming season of Heritage Centre open days (every 1st Sunday of the month from April to October), has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Therefore unsponsored, recreational visitors will not be permitted entry via Landwick Gate on those days.

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