Road closure and access restrictions 23rd – 25th August 2021
The Parish Council have been contacted by Poppet Productions who will be filming a new Roald Dahl production at Bison Hill between Eaton Bray and Whipsnade between 23rd – 25th August.
The site has been chosen for its scenery and background of Eaton Bray, Edlesborough and the surround Chiltern Hills. The project is a musical adaptation of a well-loved Roald Dahl story set in the 1980’s. Bison Hill car park has been chosen for its outstanding aspect and views that give an unbeatable backdrop for the scenes being filmed.
There will be road closures for Bison Hill Where is joins the road from between the New York Diner roundabout and the Dagnall Road (B4540). In addition to road closures, there will also be footpath closures.
The details and a map of which are defined on the attached Filming Notification from Poppet Productions for Bison Hill document.
Monday 23rd August 2021:
06:00 – 21:00 – Intermittent Traffic Control (single lane closure, stop/go traffic management, one lane at a
Tuesday 24th August 2021:
21:00 (Mon 23rd) – 23:59 (Tues 24th) – Full Road Closure & diversions in place
Wednesday 25th August 2021:
06:00 – 20:00 – – Intermittent Traffic Control (single lane closure, stop/go traffic management, one lane at a time)
Advance warning signs will go up in the area as we near our filming dates and full diversion routes will be put in place on the day. Intermittent Traffic Control Map
Map displays road closure of the B4540 and footpaths temporarily closed.