Part of a Cumnock road will be closed off for around five days next month to allow for Scottish Power work to be carried out.

Cairn Road will close from the edge of the town and its junction towards Skares Road.

The road will be closed from 8am on Monday, February 13 until 4pm on Friday, February 17.

Cumnock Chronicle: The Ayrshire Roads Alliance road closure and alternative routeThe Ayrshire Roads Alliance road closure and alternative route (Image: NQ Archive)

The days and times of the works may be dependent upon the weather conditions but the Order will be implemented only when the appropriate signs are displayed.

Emergency Services access will not be affected and access for residents, deliveries and pedestrians’ out-with the working zone will be maintained.

The diversionary route will be via Glaisnock Street, Ayr Road, Skares Road and vice Versa.

For more information, or to report any issues, go to the Ayrshire Roads Alliance website.