Roadworks will take place from St Bridget’s Lane, Egremont, to its junction with Nelson Square until February 5.

Road closures will enable Electricity North West to carry out utility works. Vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along that section of road in the meantime unless they are covered in the list that follows.

A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times and a suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via Nelson Square, Central Avenue and Castle Villas.

Nothing in the order to which this notice relates shall:

1. Apply to emergency service vehicles, or vehicles being used by statutory undertakers in the performance of their duties; and

2. Apply to anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform; and

3. Have the effect of preventing at any time access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to the road, or to any other premises accessible for pedestrians from, and only from the road; and

4. Apply to vehicles being used in connection with the Works.

Anybody whom these circumstances do not apply to should follow the rules accordingly and avoid the area specified until the work is completed on February 5.

The Order will come into operation on 25 January 2021 and may continue in force for a maximum duration of eighteen months. However, do please note that it is anticipated that the restriction(s) will only be required for 2 weeks and only as and when the relevant traffic signs are displayed.

Anyone with any further queries should call 0300 303 2992. Alternatively you can email, quoting the reference C02I -01 for more information.