ESSENTIAL works to Junction 37 of the M1 will result in overnight road closures this month.

Resurfacing works on a stretch of Dodworth Road, Whinby Road, and on both sides of the dual carriageway will mean some closures which come into effect on Saturday (May 16) from 8pm until 5.30am and will continue until Friday May 22.

Roads affected:

A628 between Capitol Park roundabout and Pogmoor Road / Broadway junction, access will be maintained for residents along Dodworth Road.

M1 motorway on and off slip roads both north and south bound at Junction 37.

The roads will be open over the Spring Bank holiday, with closures beginning again at 8pm on Tuesday, 26 May, which will continue on consecutive nights and times, until 5.30am on Saturday, 30 May.

There will be signed diversion routes .