DRIVERS are being warned to expect delays on Thursday when the A533 Kingsmead is closed for roadworks.

Work is expected to take place between The Crescent and London Road from 9am to 5pm, Cheshire West and Chester Council says.

In its road closure notice, CWAC says the work could take two days, although it is only being listed as a one-day closure online at

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A diversion will be in place, advising drivers to use the A556 through Rudheath and the A559 Manchester Road through Lostock Gralam to avoid the closure.