Diversion misery for motorists
Drivers in Newmains face five days of disruption due to the closure of a busy road.
Main Street, on the A73 at Woodhall Road, will be shut for carriageway repairs from midnight on Tuesday, December 5, until midnight on Sunday, December 10.
Alternative routes for drivers on the southeast side of the closure are via Main Street, Wishaw Road and Overtown Road and vice versa for those on the northwest side.
Bus services may also be affected during the work.