TRAFFIC is to be prohibited from progressing along a 332-metre section of road in Taunton for 24 hours a day for 58 days.

The closure will enable Wales and West Utilities to carry out gas mains replacement works,

The order covers Broadlands Road from the junction with Middleway to the junction with Mount Nebo and Mount Nebo from the junction with Broadlands Road to the junction with Trull Road.

Works are expected to start on February 12, lasting until April 9.

For information about the works being carried out, contact Wales and West Utilities on 0800 912 2999 quoting reference number ttro863657W(TD).