A road will be closed for urgent repairs following a water mains leak.

Lovelands in Corscombe will be closed between its junction with High Street and The Barn, a distance of around 150 metres, from Thursday, April 11. Work is expected to be finished by Monday, April 15.

This closure is to enable Wessex Water safe access to repair a mains leak.

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Closure is in red, diversion is in blueClosure is in red, diversion is in blue (Image: Dorset Council)

The alternative route, which will be sign-posted, is as follows: Hackney - A356 - C132 - Rye Water Lane.

For further information about the work being undertaken and access arrangements, call Wessex Water on 0345 600 4600.

To discuss the closure notice, contact Dorset Council on 01305 221020