Burn Bridge Lane set to re-open after more than three month closure

A closure on the A61 Leeds Road into Harrogate is set to end this evening after work on the road was delayed.

Burn Bridge Lane has been closed since January 8

Burn Bridge Lane will be re-opened at roughly 5pm today (Friday, April 13) following improvement work being carried out on the road by North Yorkshire County Council.

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Temporary traffic signals will be installed next week, as contractors are due to return to install further traffic signs.

The road has been closed since Monday January 8 and was due to be completed within eight weeks. However the council say that due to the poor weather and additional work being identified this had to be extended.