Drivers will face a 42-mile diversion next week as a road in Suffolk will close for planned works. 

Haverhill Road, near Stradishall, will be closed from Tuesday, May 7 to Friday, May 10 between 7pm and 5am over nights.

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A 42-mile diversion will be in place along the A134, A1092, A1017 and A143.

The works will take place as part of a £10million surface dressing scheme by Suffolk Highways.