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Last Updated: Wednesday, 23 April, 2003, 10:19 GMT 11:19 UK
Scotland's roadworks
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Ali Abbasi and Gillian Dickson bring you details of long-term roadworks throughout Scotland. You can hear their updates on Good Morning Scotland and Newsdrive. For television viewers in Scotland, details are also available on Ceefax, page 437.

Click on the links for information about your area:
Argyll and Bute
Dumfries and Galloway
Perth & Kinross


Aberdeen: Inside lane closed northbound between North Esplanade West and Poynernook Road from 7am on Saturday 2 Nov. until further notice. (Transco work)

Aberdeen: Links Road closed southbound between Cotton Street and Wellington Street and one way only northbound for installation of new traffic signals, street lighting and carriageway maintenance with various turns restricted from 21st January to 31 March.

Aberdeen: Roslin Terrace closed between King street and Park Road from 29 April until 14 May.

Aberdeen: Riverside drive closed from Bridge of Dee junction to the roundabout at Riverside Place from 8am to 8pm on Monday 5 May - diversions.


Argyll and Bute:

Argyll & Bute: A82 south of Ardlui at Stuckindroin Bridge - landslip reducing the road to one lane. Temporary traffic lights from Friday 21 March into early May.


East Ayrshire: A76 at New Cumnock Railway Bridge - temp. traffic lights following accident damage to the wall from Monday 24 March to Sunday 27 April.

East Ayrshire: A76 at Crosshands - traffic management for constuction of a new roundabout off the carriageway from Monday 31 March to Sunday 27 April.


Borders: A1 Eye Water Bridge - single lane traffic in operation for bridge work from Monday 14 April to Monday 28 April.

Borders: A1 at Houndwood - 40mph speed limit for carriageway sufacing from Monday 14 April to Monday 28 April.

Borders: A702 West Linton - water main installation. Temp. traffic lights from Monday 14 April to Monday 28 April.


Stirling: Cowane Street - road closed - construction work from Monday 24 June for 12 months.

Stirling: Weaver Row - temp. traffic lights for traffic calming from Monday 21 April for 12 weeks.

Stirling area: Balfron to Fintry Road at Greystone Bridge - road narrowed/temp. traffic lights - long term.

Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries & Galloway: A75 Creetown to Newton Stewart - convoy system in use for resurfacing 730am to 730pm from Tues 22 April to Sunday 27 April.

Dumfries & Galloway: A76 half a mile south of Kirkconnel - temp. traffic lights for work on railway embankment from Thursday 24 April to Monday 28 April.

Dumfries & Galloway: A77 Stranraer to Marchburn - stop n go boards in use for verge work from Tuesday 22 April to Friday 25 April.


Dundee: A92 East Dock Street - water main work/outside lane closure in both directions from Monday 7 April to Sunday 27 April.

Dundee: A92 Tay Road Bridge - major engineering work from mid March until the end of October. Most of the work will be carried out underneath the road surface and will be unseen by the public however there will be an inside lane closure southbound across the bridge - the northbound carriageway will be generally unaffected. For safety reasons a 30mph speed limit will be inforce.



Highland: A9 Spey River Bridge - concrete repairs to the bridge and resurfacing. Single lane traffic from Monday 21 April to Monday 28 April.

Highland: A830 Glenfinnan - construction of footway - single lane traffic from Monday 3 March to Monday 28 April.

Highland: A95 at Cromdale Village - widening of carriageway and footpaths. Diversions via Elgin and Forres and drivers asked to observe speed limits in the area. From Monday 17 Feb for 12 weeks. (12 May).

Highland: A95 Granish Bends - carriageway reconstruction from Monday 31 March to Sunday 27 April.


Edinburgh: West Granton Road outside British Gas HQ - temp. traffic lights until further notice.

Edinburgh: Willowbrae Gardens closed due to building work until further notice.

Edinburgh: Castle Street - width restrictions until futher notice.

Edinburgh: South Sloane Street - one way restrictions in place to ease congestion and emergency access until Nov 2004.

Edinburgh: West Maitland Street - emergency gas repairs/width restrictions until further notice.

Edinurgh: Waterloo Place - footway reconstruction. Width restrictions until June 2003.

Edinburgh: A71 at Riccarton Mains Road - lane restrictions for footpath and verge works until 1 May.

Edinburgh: Lanark Road from Baberton Avenue to Gillespie Crossroads - water mains renewal - temp. traffic lights from 17 March to 28 April.

East Lothian: A1 Haddington to East Linton - 40mph speed limit for carriageway construction from Monday 14 April to Monday 28 April.

Mid Lothian: A7 at The Wisp, Danderhall - sewer works with temp. traffic lights until further notice.

Mid Lothian: A68 south of Pathhead - safety barrier repairs/single lane traffic daily 8am to 530pm from Monday 14 April to Monday 28 April.


Moray/Highland: A95 Keith to Granish road reopened at Advie Bridge following essential safety repairs but temp. traffic lights in place.

Moray: A95 at Calternach, Maggieknockater.......Mulben.....Fiddochside Inn,Craigellachie - carriageway protection/flood damage, single lane traffic until futher notice.

Moray: A95 Keith to Craigellachie Road closed between Auchlunkart and Mulben for flood damage work - diversions. Closed

Perth & Kinross:

Perth & Kinross: A93 Isla Road, Perth - lane closures for gully cleaning with stop n go boards from 21 April to 30 April.

Perth & Kinross: A912 Perth to Bridge of Earn AND Dunkeld Road, Perth - lane restrictions for gully cleaning with stop n' go boards from 21 April to 30 April.

Perth & Kinross: A923 Dunkeld Road, Blairgowrie - lane restrictions with temp. traffic lights for water main work from 22 April to 9 May.

Perth & Kinross: A93 Glasgow Road, Broxburn, Perth - lane restrictions due to installation of a puffin crossing until April 25.

Perth & Kinross: A924 south of Pitlochry at Black Spout Bridge - lane closures in operation due to flood damage and erection of temporary bridge..... Temp. traffic lights until Nov. 2003.


Renfrewshire: A898 Erskine bridge - closure of the slip to the bridge from the Clydebank side of the A82 daily from 930am to 330pm (except Sat/Sun. when closed 730am to 7pm) with diversion via Bowling Roundabout...plus outside lane closure both ways across the bridge off peak from Monday 24 March to Sunday 27 April.

North Lanarkshire: A8 between Baillieston (M8 junction 8) and Newhouse - major upgrading work. Two lanes maintained in each direction. Preparatory work started on 1 July and the major work started mid August. The work will continue until November 2003.

Glasgow: Dobbies Loan at New City Road and Garscube Road - roadworks mainly off peak involving coning and changes to traffic flow likely to create delays from 31 March to August 2003.

Glasgow: M8 junction 20 Kingston Bridge - Upgrading cope and parapet on central reservation. Outside lane closure in both directions overnight (8pm to 6am) from 1 Feb for 24 weeks (19th July).......From Sunday 23 Feb. the second phase of the work will start which will replace the Stobcross off ramp to the Clydeside Expressway so the West Street ON ramp will be closed during the 20 week duration of this work. (13 July)..... In connection with this the slip roads from the M8 to the Expressway and North Street will be closed along with North Street from Piccadilly Street to Argyle Street. One way orders will be implemented on a number of nearby roads to assist traffic flow.....Major delays expected.

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