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Roadworks and road closures

For all roadworks, including minor roadworks, and disruptions to journeys in and around North Ayrshire visit:

Planned roadworks and road closures in North Ayrshire

Please note: roadworks are subject to change.

Please note: there are temporary speed restrictions (PDF, 126kb) on various roads across North Ayrshire from 12 June 2019 for 18 months.

Arran

  • Auchenhew, Kildonan (Kildonan Road eastwards to a point near Auchenhew Bridge)
    3 November 2020, 11.59pm to 31 March 2021, 11.59pm
    Road closed due to emergency works.
    Diversions routes will be signposted.
  • Brathwic Place, Brodick (east kerbline from Alma Road to number 3)
    24 March 2020 to 28 January 2021, 9am to 4.30pm (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
    No parking or loading due to housing development works. 
  • Brathwic Place, Brodick (west kerbline from Alma Road to number 22)
    24 March 2020 to 28 January 2021, 9am to 4.30pm (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
    No parking or loading due to housing development works.
  • Kildonan Road (Little Mill Cottage to Coastguard House)
    30 November 2020 to 31 March 2021
    Temporary 30mph speed restriction.
  • Machrie Water Bridge (Machrie Moor Road)
    11 February for 18 months
    Temporary 18 tonne weight restriction.

Dalry

  • Trinity Drive and St. Andrews Gardens
    26 June 2020, 4pm until further notice
    No parking to avoid over spill from Lynn Glen Car Park.
  • U16 Cockenzie 
    From 24 September 2019 for 18 months
    Use of road restricted for vehicles over 6 metres long or 2 metres wide.
  • U49 Dykehead Road (B780 and U27)
    11 January, 8am to 24 January, 7pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • U53 Sandy Road, The Den(A737 and the U32 Highfield to Longbar Road)
    22 October 2020 until further notice
    Road closed in the interest of Public Safety.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.  

Dreghorn

  • The Glebe (various footpaths)
    7 December 2020, 8am to 28 February 2021, 6pm
    Footpaths closed due to water mains works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Irvine

  • Beach Drive (Section of footway)
    25 November 2020, 12 noon to 31 January 2021
    Section of footway closed to pedestrians due to development works.
  • Heatherstane Way (Adjacent footpath)
    11 January to 21 February 
    Footpath closed due to Gas Tracking works. 
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Marress Road 
    13 September 2020 for 18 months.
    Temporary 30mph Speed restriction to facilitate a new cycle lane. 
  • Seagate (Castle Street to Eglinton Street)
    22 to 25 January, 8am to 4pm
    Road closed due to carriageway slabbing repairs. 

Kilbirnie

  • Riverside Place Footpath (at River Embankment)
    19 October 2020, 9am to 10 March 2021,9am
    Footpath closed due to Flood Prevention Work. 
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Kilwinning

  • Main Street
    11 January 2021 to 11 June 2022
    No vehicle usage every Monday to Saturday, 10.30am to 4.30pm due to public safety concerns
  • U54 Sevenacres Mill Bridge (Burrowland to Sevenacres Mill)
    6 July 2020 to 6 January 2022
    Restricted to weight limit of 18 tonnes

Largs

  • Bellman's Close (West kerbline from number 1 to number 3)
    18 September 2020 for 18 months
    No waiting due to road safety reasons.
  • Blackdales Avenue (Number 1 to A78 Junction)
    3 to 5 February, 8am to 6pm
    No waiting due to BT Openreach works. 
  • Flatt Road and Lynn Avenue (Eastbound from Number 10 to opposite 36 Linn Avenue)
    7 January to 30 June
    Footpath closed due to construction work.
  • Nelson Street (Moorburn Road to Boyd Street)
    27 January to 2 February, 8am to 5pm
    Road closed due to carriageway surfacing Works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Scott Street (Dawn Break, Guest House to A78 Junction)
    3 to 5 February, 8am to 6pm
    No waiting due to BT Openreach works. 
  • Waterside Street (number 14 to 20) 
    28 to 29 January, 9.30am to 6pm
    No waiting due to essential maintenance works.

Millport

  • George Street (College Street to Mountstuart Street)
    10 March, 8am to 6pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water repair works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Saltcoats

  • Dockhead Street
    19 August 2019 for 18 months 
    Order in place giving priority to pedestrians. Vehicles prohibited between 9.30am and 4.30pm. 
  • Glencairn Street (At Railway Station)
    13 November 2020 to 28 February 2021
    Footway closed due to Railway Station maintenance works.

Skelmorlie

  • Station Road (Skelmorlie Castle Rd to A78 Shore Road)
    9 February, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to essential utility works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Stevenston

  • A738 Kilwinning Road
    21 October 2019 to 20 April 2021 
    Order in place allowing school buses to use taxi and bus lanes.
  • Boglemart Street (from a point east of Hill Streets South kerbline to the North East for a distance of 73 metres)
    From 5 October 2020 until further notice
    No waiting due to construction works.

West Kilbride

  • Portencross Road (Irvine Road to Ardneil Farm Access Road)
    15 March, 9.30am to 3.30pm
    Road closed due to BT Openreach works. 
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Tell Me Scotland

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Other roads disruption

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Public roads in North Ayrshire

Public Roads (PDF, 1.4mb) is a register of all public roads in North Ayrshire.