Paulton High Street will be closed until 3rd November due to a gas leak.

Paulton High Street is closed from Ham Lane to the Red Lion roundabout due to a gas leak. Reports have said of tail-backs throughout the village.

One resident took to Facebook to say they could not get off their drive due to the road closure, another said they had been on an hour round-trip to Midsomer Norton.

Bus services have also been affected. First Bus have let their passengers know about the alternative route they are now taking on X (formerly Twitter):

AA live traffic map is showing delays in both directions. To follow the live updates, visit here.