Temporary road closure near Shrewsbury for repairs

By Charlotte Bentley | Shrewsbury | Transport | Published:

Part of a main south Shropshire road will be closed for surface repairs.

The A488 Bishop's Castle to Shrewsbury road will be temporarily closed between Gravels Bank and Hopesgate between August 27 and 28.

Shropshire Council are replacing studs on the road and lining following surface dressing.

Due to the nature of this work the dates may change due to unforeseen circumstances or inclement weather.

To view the road closure and diversion route visit:

Any enquiries should be directed to customer services on 0345 6789006, or contact the Street Works Team on

Charlotte Bentley

By Charlotte Bentley
Community Reporter - @CharlotteB_Star

Community Reporter at the Shropshire Star, helping under-represented communities to find a voice in Shropshire and Mid Wales. Contact me at

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