Roads and shops re-opened following gas leak in Northampton

Several shops near Weston Favell Shopping Centre were shut following a gas leak.
Several shops near Weston Favell Shopping Centre were shut following a gas leak.

Roads near a Northampton shopping centre have re-opened following a gas leak.

Earlier today (February 12), police shut roads near Weston Favell Shopping Centre as a "safety precaution" following a gas leak.

The roads have now been reopened. Engineers remain in place to fix the leak but access to Lidl and McDonalds has been restored.

The Tesco petrol station remains closed.