A NUMBER of rolling road closures will be in place across the town later this month whilst the Barnsley 10K race takes place.

The closures will be in place from 8.30am to 11am on Sunday, June 30.

Impacted areas in and around the town centre include the Glass Works Square, May Day Green, Queen Street, Peel Square, Wellington Street, New Street, West Way, Town End Roundabout, Shambles Street, Church Street, Huddersfield Road, Wilthorpe Road, Barugh Green Road, Claycliffe Road and Whaley Road.

A council spokesperson said: “The rolling closures will try to minimise disruption throughout the event and give access as and when needed for blue light services.”