A MAIN route through South Cerney will temporarily close from Friday to allow for resurfacing works.

The High Street in South Cerney will close for approximately 10 days excluding weekends between 9am and 3pm.

Works are expected to start on Friday, January 15 and end on Thursday, January 28.

A spokesman for Gloucestershire Highways said: "We will be resurfacing the road at the above location as part of our promise to invest £150 million in the county’s roads."

The closure and diversion route will be clearly indicated on signposts.