A SERIES of Halesowen roads will close next month while the council carries out street cleansing.

Lutley Lane (between Portsdown Road and Wynall Lane South), Wynall Lane South and Wassell Grove Road (between Wynall Lane South and the Borough Boundary), will be closed on Sunday August 11.

Jill Wakeman, Dudley Council's project engineer, said they will be closed from 6am to 1pm.

The diversion will be Portsdown Rd, Lansdowne Rd, Dunstall Rd, Huntingtree Rd, Lutley Mill Rd, Drews Holloway, Toys Lane, Two Gates, Oldnall Rd, Wynall Lane.

And also Pedmore Lane, Gauden Rd, Queensway, Oakfield Rd and vice-versa.

Access to frontages will be maintained where safe to do so.