ROAD closures have been announced for Prince Charlies’ visit to Clitheroe next week.

On Tuesday, March 21, entry to Castle Street, King Street, King Lane and New Market Street to the market car park will be closed from 7am because of the the security operation.

Railway View Avenue will be access only from Railway View Road.

At around 9.45am Moor Lane and Parson Lane will also be closed.

Ribble Valley Borough Council has asked that all vehicles are removed by 6am.

Parking will be not be permitted on Moor Lane, Castle Street, King Lane taxi rank, King Street, Market Place and New Market Street as far as the market car park.

The roads are expected to be reopened at around 11.30am apart from Castle Street which will remain closed until early afternoon.

The Prince of Wales’s visit will be his first to the town since 2003.

For more information call the council on 01200 425111.