Drivers warned of major road disruption near Gatwick Airport

Drivers are being warned of major road disruption near Gatwick Airport later this month.

The M23 motorway is to shut overnight from Thursday May 19 to Saturday May 21 between junctions 10, 9 and 9A near Gatwick.

Highways England say that the closure will be in place from 9pm until 6am over the three-day period.

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They say it is necessary to shut the motorway to enable resurfacing works to be carried out and that diversion routes will be in place.

The motorway will be closed for three nights