An order has been made to close sections of the Trans Pennine Trail from Cortonwood to Elsecar Heritage Centre, known formally as Wombwell bridleway no. 54 and footpath nos. 20 and 55, and Hoyland footpath no. 32 and non-definitive bridleway, starting at Cortonwood Roundabout near the entrance to Cortonwood Retail Park and proceeding generally southwest to and along the canal as far as Wath Road at Elsecar, on a rolling basis from the 10 January for up to 6 months. Works are expected to be completed by the end of March.