Temporary lights on Northampton road causing long delays for rush hour drivers

Road works are creating long tailbacks on Weedon Road in Northampton.
Road works are creating long tailbacks on Weedon Road in Northampton.

A set of temporary traffic lights in Weedon Road in Northampton are creating lengthy tailbacks through Northampton this morning.

Delays of up to 30 minutes are being reported from drivers travelling in both directions along the A4500 this morning.

This is due to a set of temporary traffic lights by the Beacon Bingo situated near to the A428 Harlestone Road junction.

Queues going into town at rush hour this morning stretched as far back as the Sixfields roundabout.

The gas connection works being overseen by Northamptonshire County Council are set to continue until Friday.

Road works have been creating long tailbacks on Weedon Road in Northampton.

Road works have been creating long tailbacks on Weedon Road in Northampton.