ONGOING MAJOR ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS FOR A92 BALFARG JUNCTION ENTERING FINAL PHASE  

May 24, 2021

Weekend road closures in place on Saturday 29 May to Sunday 30 May and Saturday 12 June to Sunday 13 June   The final phase of a major road safety project on the A92 Balfarg Junction in Glenrothes is underway this week. The project began in March and has so far seen teams install a … Continued

OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 BETWEEN TARBET AND ARDLUI  

May 21, 2021

Project to begin from Sunday 23 May for two nights Overnight road closures in place for safety, 9pm and 5am A section of the A82 between Tarbet and Ardlui is set to benefit from an improved road surface with work set to get underway on Sunday. The project will see over 200 metres of the … Continued

A96 LHANBRYDE TO FOCHABERS FOOTWAY AND CYCLEWAY PROJECT

May 20, 2021

A new section of footway and cycleway on the A96   **PLEASE NOTE, CONSULTATION FOR THIS PROJECT HAS NOW CLOSED.  FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED LATER THIS YEAR**   BEAR Scotland was commissioned by Transport Scotland to undertake a review of the cycle facilities on A96 near Lhanbryde, Moray. This followed concerns raised by a … Continued

£30,000 SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A84 NEAR RUNACRAIG

May 20, 2021

Works to take place overnight on Monday 24 May Overnight road closure in place for safety, 7pm to 7am     Motorists using the A84 at Runacraig are set to benefit from an improved road surface as £30,000 worth of resurfacing works are planned to take place on Monday night. The resurfacing project will address … Continued

FURTHER ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS ON THE A720 AT BABERTON JUNCTION

May 20, 2021

20 May 2021 Temporary lane closure for three nights commencing Sunday 23 May 2021   As part of the barrier improvement works on the A720, a closure of the Baberton on-slip is required for three nights which will commence Sunday 23 May until Wednesday 26 May.   This element of the road safety improvement scheme … Continued

A1 RESURFACING WORKS NORTH OF TYNE BRIDGE AND DOLPHINGSTONE TO WALLYFORD

May 20, 2021

20 May 2021 Overnight road closures to commence 7-13 June 2021 The southbound carriageway of the A1 North of Tyne Bridge between Abbotsview Junction and Thistly Cross Roundabout, and the northbound carriageway between Dolphingstone junction and Wallyford junction, are set to benefit from an improved road surface. Seven nights of resurfacing works will commence from … Continued

A90 GLENDOICK, NORTHBOUND ON-SLIP

May 19, 2021

£30,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS Works start Sunday 23 May for two nights     A section of the A90 northbound between Perth and Dundee is set to benefit from surfacing improvements worth £30,000 that are due to get underway on Sunday. The overnight improvements will address defects in the road surface on the A90 Glendoick … Continued

£100,000 SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR TWO LOCATIONS ON A83 SOUTH OF INVERARAY

May 19, 2021

Works to begin from Monday 24 May for five days   Two sections of the A83 between Inveraray and Lochgilphead are set to benefit from an improved road surface as part of a £100,000 programme of improvements which begin next week. The works are scheduled to begin on Monday 24 May and are expected to … Continued

SERIES OF OVERNIGHT SURFACE IMPROVEMENT WORKS ON A720

May 17, 2021

Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland has announced a series of overnight improvement works on the A720, commencing 19 May 2021. Details of each are outlined below. 1. Resurfacing of the eastbound carriageway between Lothianburn and Straiton junctions from Wednesday 19 May. BEAR Scotland will resurface approximately 500 metres of the A720 eastbound carriageway from … Continued

BEAR SCOTLAND HELP RAISE OVER £4,300 FOR SCOTLAND’S CHARITY AIR AMBULANCE AFTER VIRTUAL KILTWALK SUCCESS

May 14, 2021

A 21-strong team from BEAR Scotland helped to raise over £4,300 for Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) by taking on Scotland’s Virtual Kiltwalk for the first time.   This was the first year that BEAR Scotland put forward a team for the annual Kiltwalk event, which had ‘gone virtual’ due to the Covid-19 restrictions in … Continued