DRIVERS are being warned ahead of a road closure as works are set to take place.

A section of the U5561 near Windermere will be closed whilst works are carried out.

It is anticipated to take up to 15 days to be completed.

A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times.

A suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the unrestricted sections of C5003 Holbeck Lane and the A591.

For queries concerning this temporary order please contact the Highways Hotline by calling 0300 373 3306 or via the Westmorland & Furness Council website, quoting the reference TTRO/7492.