Gainsborough: Warning over major road closure next Saturday

The A631 at Beckingham, near Gainsborough.
The A631 at Beckingham, near Gainsborough.

Drivers and bus passengers are being warned about a major road closure next Saturday (30th May) between Gainsborough and Beckingham.

The A631 Flood Road in Beckingham will be closed between 6am and 6pm for surface dressing work.

Diversions will be in place, but drivers are being advised that the diversion is for over 20 miles and will add 45 minutes to their journey.

A replacement shuttle bus service is being put in place for bus passengers who would normally use the 95, 97 and 98 services between Gainsborough and Retford and Doncaster

All services from Retford and Doncaster will terminate at Station Road in Beckingham and passengers for Gainsborough should transfer to the shuttle service.

Passengers are being advised that the journey time between Beckingham and Gainsborough will be increased by approximately 50 minutes.