A ROUTE linking Lower Gornal to Upper Gornal will have one-way access only, starting from today for three months.

Ruiton Street will be made one-way, with no access to traffic travelling northwards from the Five Ways roundabout.

The temporary one-way order will be in place from today (April 15) until July 29, to allow scaffolding works to take place.

Traffic will only be able to travel in a southbound direction and the one-way system will be in place for 65km.

Diversions for northbound traffic will be in place on Robert Street, Jews Lane, Kent Street, Hill Street and Holloway Street.