A burst water main has led to the closure of a busy road through Newchurch.

Winford Road has been shut for emergency repair works.

The diversion affects Winford Road, High Street, The Shute, Langbridge, Mersley Lane, Newport Shute, Mersley Downs Road, Downs Road, Downend Road, Arreton Street, Hale Common.

Diversions are in place.

Meanwhile, Whitwell High Street has also been closed from 9.30am until 4pm today (Wednesday).