ONE of the busiest roads in Bridgwater will be closed next week.

The junction of Taunton Road and Broadway will be closed for five nights between 7pm and 6am starting on Monday, September 17.

The work is being carried out by EDF and will include enable improvement and maintenance work to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

This will include work to resurface the junction, repair the kerbing and footpath, and replace white lines.

A spokesperson for EDF said: “The works are required before Somerset County Council will take back ownership of the improvements we’ve made.

“We will keep noise to a minimum, but activity in the area will be evident during the outlined times for the works.” 

If you have any questions regarding these works submit an enquiry form at or call 0800 0969650.

This will be on top of works be carried out resurfacing The Clink this week from the Sainsbury’s entrance up to the Cross Rifles Roundabout.

The works will last until Friday, September 14 and will take place between 9.30am and 3.30pm.

During the works temporary traffic lights will be put in place and there will be a 10mph speed limit.