New roadworks start in Bellshill

WORK costing £215,000 to improve the state of roads in Bellshill begins this weekend.

The investment by Transport Scotland to help tackle potholes and repair sub-surface carriageway defects on the A725 near Strathclyde Business Park, gets underway at 10pm on Friday and is expected to be completed before 6am on Monday.

The scheme, between Diamond Interchange and Rosehall, involves reconstructing over 770m of carriageway.