DRIVERS are being warned ahead of a two-day road closure near Windermere.

A section of Mislet Brow (U5796) near Windermere will be closed while works are carried out. 

Westmorland and Furness Council made an order to enable Fibrus to carry out utility works.

This is set to start on Thursday, February 22, and it is anticipated to take up to two days to complete.

An alternative route can be found via the unrestricted sections of Mislet Brow, A591 and the U5789.

A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times.

Should you have any queries in relation to this temporary Order please contact the Highways Hotline by calling 0300 373 3306 or via the Westmorland & Furness Council website, quoting the reference