June 14, 2024

A9 NORTHBOUND OFF SLIP CLOSURE AT PITLOCHRY

Off slip closures beginning Monday 17 June   On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential repair works on the A9 Northbound off slip at Pitlochry. The works will install rock bags and repair the riverbank where a retaining wall collapsed, protecting the nearby areas. The essential repair work is scheduled … Continued

June 11, 2024

UPDATED ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME AT A9 TOMATIN DUALS

Update: Due to a reprogramming of workload, the works on the A9 at Tomatin Duals have been split into two phases with the second phase taking place in August. Please find the updated dates below.    First phase of road improvement works started on 13 May, nearing completion Second phase to start on Wednesday 12 … Continued

June 10, 2024

FURTHER WORKS PROPOSED AT THE A83 REST AND BE THANKFUL

New debris fence to be provided on hillside above trunk road BEAR Scotland, working on behalf of Transport Scotland, are to take forward further landslide mitigation measures at the A83 Rest and be Thankful. Following a very wet period in February, a movement on the hillside occurred in an area previously considered stable.  It is … Continued

June 10, 2024

OVERNIGHT RESURFACING WORKS A9 HELMSDALE AND BERRIEDALE

Full road closure between 7pm and 6am Amnesties will be in place On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential surfacing improvements on the A9 North of Helmsdale and A9 North of Berriedale. A9 North of Helmsdale: The resurfacing of 302m of carriageway will take place over three nights, starting Tuesday 25 … Continued

June 10, 2024

A9 North of Drumochter Carriageway Improvements

Works to begin Sunday 16 June   Two- way traffic lights with convoy   On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential road improvement works on the A9 just north of the Drumochter Duals beginning Sunday 16 June 2024.   Due to the nature of the works, traffic on the A9 … Continued

June 7, 2024

A9 at Slochd Summit Carriageway Improvements

Works to begin Wednesday 12 June Convoy with two-way traffic lights in place On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential road improvement works on the A9 at Slochd Summit beginning Wednesday 12 June 2024. Works will take place over a total of 19 nights from Wednesday 12 June until Saturday … Continued

June 5, 2024

ESSENTIAL TREE FELLING WORKS A84 SOUTH OF STRATHYRE

Eight nights of overnight closures with hourly amnesties from Monday 10 June BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is carrying out necessary landscaping work to remove over 200 diseased larch trees from a location adjacent to the trunk road south of Strathyre after Scottish Forestry issued a Statutory Plant Health Notice (SPHN). The work will … Continued

June 5, 2024

SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 SOUTH OF INVERMORISTON

Works to begin Sunday 30 June Road closure with diversion On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential surfacing improvements on the A82 just South of Invermoriston beginning Sunday 30 June. The project will see a section of the A82 between Invergarry & Invermoriston resurfaced, creating a smoother and safer road … Continued

June 5, 2024

MEDIA UPDATE: SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 AT LETTERFINLAY

UPDATE: Due to a change in schedule the works at A82 Letterfinlay have been postponed until later in the year. Updated dates will be published once they are confirmed. Works to begin on Monday 24 June Road closure with amnesty On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential surfacing improvements on the … Continued

June 5, 2024

MEDIA UPDATE: SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 SPEAN BRIDGE

UPDATE: Due to poor weather conditions, works on the A82 Spean Bridge have been delayed and will now take place between Tuesday 18 to Tuesday 25 June instead of Monday 17 to Monday 24 June as previously stated. UPDATE: Due to poor weather conditions, works on the A82 Spean Bridge have been delayed and will … Continued

June 4, 2024

OVERNIGHT SAFETY IMPROVEMENT WORKS ON THE A830 GLENFINNAN

Works begin Monday 17 June for five nights BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is set to carry out safety improvement works on the A830 at Glenfinnan. The works will improve the drainage system and verges along the road, and will install marker posts along the A830 Trunk Road to deter dangerous parking, providing a … Continued

May 31, 2024

A82 TOMNAHURICH SWING BRIDGE

Two week closure of bridge   BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, is to undertake essential road maintenance works on the A82 Trunk Road at Tomnahurich Swing Bridge.  The works involve the full reconstruction of the central part of the carriageway surfacing. These works are to begin on the Tomnahurich Swing Bridge at 5.30pm on Monday 3 June 2024 for two weeks and the bridge will reopen at … Continued