BALDS Lane in Lye will be temporarily closed on Sunday (January 9) for road resurfacing.

The road will be closed to traffic between Gibbs Road and The Hayes, from 8am until 4pm.

Traffic will be diverted via Balds Lane, Hill Street, Talbot Street, Lye ByPass, The Hayes, and vice versa.

The closure of the road has been ordered by Dudley's highways chiefs to enable carriageway resurfacing to go ahead safely.

Access to properties and for emergency services will be maintained where safe.