July 12, 2024

BRIDGE MAINTENANCE PLANNED FOR THE AN AIRD, PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE, INVERLOCHY, FORT WILLIAM

Works will commence on Tuesday 16 July for three days, 8am to 6pm BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, is undertaking essential bridge maintenance works at the An Aird pedestrian bridge which crosses the River Nevis north of the Fort William Shinty Club linking to Inverlochy. As well as structural maintenance to the pedestrian … Continued

July 11, 2024

£470,000 SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 NORTH OF DRUMNADROCHIT

Works to begin on Wednesday 17 July. Overnight road closures with amnesties in place. On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential surfacing improvements on the A82 just North of Drumnadrochit with works set to get underway on Wednesday 17 July.   The project will see a section of the A82 … Continued

July 10, 2024

ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS AT A9 NORTH OF DUNKELD

Overnight lane closure from Sunday 14 July to Thursday 25 July, 7pm to 6am   Road safety improvements are planned for the A9 north of Dunkeld, just south of the Jubilee Bridge. The improvements involve replacing safety barriers and will take place overnight from Sunday 14 July to Thursday 25 July, from 7pm until 6am … Continued

July 10, 2024

CARRIAGEWAY REPAIRS ON THE A1 SOUTHBOUND AT OLD CRAIGHALL

Overnight carriageway closures 17 and 18 July 2024 The A1 southbound will be closed for carriageway repairs between Old Craighall and Wallyford Junction between 21:00 and 05:00 on the nights of Wednesday 17 July and Thursday 18 July. A diversion route will be signposted via the A720 Edinburgh City Bypass to Millerhill Junction, the A68 … Continued

July 10, 2024

ROAD IMPROVEMENTS AT TWO LOCATIONS ON THE A83, NORTH OF CAMPBELTOWN

Overnight road closure and timed access Monday 29 July to Tuesday 13 August   BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, is set to undertake essential road surface improvements at two locations on the A83, North of Campbeltown. The first location at Drumore is scheduled to start at 7pm on Monday 29 July and due … Continued

July 9, 2024

OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF A899 and M8 JUNCTION 3 EASTBOUND ON-SLIP

Bridge works 13 and 14 July 2024 The A899 will be closed in both directions between Livingston East Roundabout and Dechmont Roundabout between 22:00 and 06:00 on the nights of Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July, with access to the M8 Junction 3 eastbound on-slip also being closed as a result. These closures are required … Continued

July 9, 2024

RESURFACING THE M8 WESTBOUND AT JUNCTION 5

Ten overnight carriageway closures commence 29 July 2024 Two daytime slip road closures 30 and 31 July 2024 BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is set to resurface 0.65 kilometres of the M8 westbound carriageway and on-slip at Junction 5. To allow the works to be carried out safely, the westbound M8 will be closed … Continued

July 9, 2024

OVERNIGHT RESURFACING WORKS PLANNED FOR A9 SOUTH END OF GOLSPIE

Resurfacing planned for five nights from Sunday 14 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 South End of Golspie with works set to get underway from Sunday 14 July.   The £156,000 … Continued

July 5, 2024

MAJOR FOOTBRIDGE REPAIRS ON M8 JUNCTIONS 21 TO 23

Amey, on behalf of Transport Scotland, is undertaking essential refurbishments of the Cornwall Street and Kirkwood Street footbridges that span the M8 between Junction 21 (Seaward Street) and Junction 23 (Ibrox), to the south-west of Glasgow City Centre from Monday 1st July until Friday 20th December 2024. A programme of maintenance is required to ensure … Continued

July 5, 2024

CONCRETE REPAIRS PLANNED FOR A835 INCHBAE BRIDGE

Traffic lights will be in place from 8 July for six weeks   BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, is set to start essential concrete repair works on the A835 at Inchbae bridge.   The essential repair works is scheduled to start on 8 July for an estimated duration of six weeks.   Throughout … Continued

July 4, 2024

 INVESTIGATION WORKS ON M8 JUNCTION 4 WESTBOUND OFF-SLIP

Overnight slip road closure 11 and 12 July 2024 BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is set to carry out a drainage investigation at the M8 Junction 4 westbound off-slip on the nights of Thursday 11 and Friday 12 July. To allow works to be carried out safely, the slip road will be closed from … Continued

July 4, 2024

FOOTWAY IMPROVEMENTS A9 / OLD CAITHNESS ROAD, HELMSDALE

UPDATE: Further to our release of 4 July, and following further stakeholder engagement,  regarding improvements to the footways at the junction of A9 and Old Caithness Helmsdale, the programming and traffic management for the works has been amended.   Improvements will be made to the footway at the A9/Old Caithness Road junction Three-way temporary traffic … Continued