ROAD closures will be in force on a road near Ludlow later this month.

Work to repair a section of the the B4385 between Purslow and Hopton Heath, ahead of it being surfaced dressed later this year, will be carried out from Tuesday, January 23, to Wednesday, January 31. 

Work will be carried out on the Purslow to Three Ashes, Clunbury stretch from the Redwood Lane to the Twitchen Road junctions.

Work will take place from 9.30am to 4pm each day, with no weekend working.

During these times the road will be closed and a signed diversion in place. Access will be provided for properties and businesses within the closure.

Depending on vehicle type, drivers may be able to choose their own shorter diversion route.

Signs will be erected in the road before starting the work and the work will be completed as quickly as possible.

All planned roadworks are subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, and any changes will be displayed on the yellow advanced warning signs and on

During the work access to the works area will be restricted to essential highway personnel, local residents who live and reside within the road closure ,businesses located within the closure, pedestrians, dismounted cyclists and equestrians, and emergency service vehicles.