Section of busy Northamptonshire road to be closed for a month during repair of bridge
The A5199 between the villages of Spratton and Chapel Brampton is set to be closed for a month to allow a bridge to be repaired.
Spratton Sands Bridge was damaged by a vehicle earlier this year, which meant that a temporary safety barrier needed to be installed.
As the barrier reduced the width of the available carriageway, for safety reasons, the road has been under two-way traffic lights ever since.
Works to repair the bridge are programmed to start on Monday, October 31, and are expected to last until Monday, November 28.
Due to the scaffolding required for the scheme and for the safety... read more
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