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

A section of Abbey Drive in Natland will be closed while works are carried out.

Work is set to start on August 28 and is expected to take up to seventeen days to complete.

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 Helm Lane, Oxenholme Lane, Long Meadow Lane and Abbey Drive.

For queries in relation to this temporary order please contact the Highways Hotline by calling 0300 373 3306 or via the Westmorland and Furness Council website, quoting the reference TTRO/6210.