THE M5 in Somerset will have two sets of overnight road closures running this week.

The southbound carriage of the motorway will be closed between Junction 25 (Taunton) and 26 (Wellington) for resurfacing between 8pm and 6pm from tonight (Monday, September 10) through until Wednesday, September 12.

Then from Thursday, September 13 through to Saturday, September 15, the carriageway between the slip roads at the two junctions will be closed overnight.

The southbound carriageway will also be closed between Junction 21 (Weston-super-Mare) and 22 (Burnham-On-Sea), 8pm to 6am from tonight (September 10) through to September 12.

Clearly signed diversions will be in place.