M61 carriageway works to cause moderate delays for residents

From 9pm on Friday, February 17, until 7am on Saturday, February 18, there will be moderate delays at junction 5 of the southbound carriageway.

This comes as works will take place on the carriageway for reconstruction and renewal works.

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The roadworks are only expected to cause moderate delays of between 10 and 30 minutes.

National Highways is responsible for maintaining motorways and major A roads, so closures of smaller roads will not be included in their schedule.

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