Drivers face 18-day motorway closure

DRIVERS can expect diversions and delays when part of a motorway shuts overnight for several weeks.

Saturday, 2nd December 2017, 9:41 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 12:48 pm
Part of the A3(M) is closing overnight while work is done

The A3M southbound will be shut between junctions three and five between 9pm and 6am from December 4 until later this month.

Highways England said it is improving street lighting at Bedhampton and needs to close the road so the works can take place.

A statement said: ‘Work to improve journeys by maintaining the street lighting along the A3M continues this week.

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‘The A3(M) southbound carriageway will be closed from junction three to junction five overnight, between 9pm and 6am, until Friday December 22 (Monday to Friday only). A clearly-signed diversion will be in place via the B2150 and Bedhampton Hill.’

For more call the agency on 0300 123 5000.