As part of Highways England Network Recovery, Kier will be performing urgent resurfacing works at the above location. Kier will be carrying out urgent repairs to road surfaces across the region damaged by the recent severe weather, with roads in the East particularly badly affected.

This work will be completed over four nights, from Monday 11 June, with working hours of 9pm to 6am, weeknights only, weather permitting. A full northbound closure of the A1 northbound between junction 6, Welwyn and junction 7, Stevenage north will be in place during these works.

Diversion route – A clearly signed diversion route will be in place via the A1(M) at junction 6, Welwyn Bypass Road, B197 towards Stevenage, A602, before re-joining the A1(M) northbound at junction 7.

For more information contact Highways England Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000, or by e-mail to