A SECTION of Bagley Road, in Wellington, will be closed to traffic over the next two weekends.

Vehicles will be prohibited from the 519-metre stretch of the road from its junction with Exeter Road to the junction with the A38 Wellington Relief Road.

The ban lasts all day on Saturday and Sunday January 15 and 16 and the following weekend (January 22 and 23).

It will allow Gigaclear to carry out fibre optic cabling works.

A section of North Street, in Wellington, will also be closed to traffic for a period to allow Milestone Infrastructure to carry out footway and kerbing maintenance work.

The temporary closure will be in effect from North Street's junction at Old Court Mews eastwards for 40 metres.

It will apply between 8am and 5pm from Monday, January 31, until Wednesday, February 2.