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divertrafficroadworksUPDATED: An emergency one-way restriction on Staplers Road in Newport is set to cause travel disruption today (Tuesday).

The arterial route in and out of Newport has been made one-way only heading into Newport this morning due to an apparent void in the carriageway.

Delays are likely to occur in the area, with motorists being diverted out of Newport via Fairlee Road.

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The road was originally planned to close for night works only for a total of 4 nights, however the emergency repairs required have resulted in the road remaining partially closed.

UPDATE @ 11:42 – Staplers Road is to remain one-way inbound to Newport for at least the remainder of the day (Tuesday).

UPDATE WEDNESDAY – Staplers Road has reopened in both directions.

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