ANY Barnsley residents visiting Sheffield Arena for a Covid vaccination is urged to make extra time for their journey today after a water pipe burst outside the venue.

Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from tomorrow (February 26) until March 2 on the A6102 Broughton Lane.

Any residents who may need to travel to the arena for their Covid vaccination are urged to leave extra time for their journey to accommodate the traffic lights.

A spokesperson for Sheffield Arena said: “We don’t expect significant delays but ask that you please allow a little extra time for your journey and we will closely monitor the situation with any updates posted on the arena social media.”