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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.
  • 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.
  • U87 Machrie Moor Road (B880 to Gate Cottage)
    8 February, 9.15am to 26 February, 4pm
    Road closed due to due to installation of passing places.
    Diversions routes will be signposted.
  • U93 Torbeg Road (B880 Junction to C147 Junction)
    15 March, 9.15am to 19 March, 4pm
    Road closed due to bridge repair works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Beith

  • B706 Barrmill Road (junction with A737 and Glebe Road)
    15 March to 2 April
    Road closed due to footway construction works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

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.

Dreghorn

  • Townfoot and Annick Drive (various sections)
    23 February, 6am to 27 February at 7pm
    No loading or waiting due to BT Openreach works.
  • The Glebe (various footpaths)
    28 February, 6pm to 9 May, 6pm
    Footpaths closed due to water mains works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Fairlie

  • Fairlie to Largs Footpath (Fairlie bowling club to Bowencraig car park)
    8 to 9 March, 9am to 3pm
    Footpaths closed due to due to tree pruning works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Irvine

  • Bank Street (north kerbline at number 55 to number 69)
    9 March, 6am to 15 March, 7pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Power connection works.
  • Grampian Court (number 14 to number 18)
    24 March, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to carriageway ironwork repair works.
  • Grampian Court (number 5 to number 13)
    25 March, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to carriageway ironwork repair works.
  • Harbour Street (number 20 to number 38)(both sides)
    23 March, 9.30am to 6pm
    No waiting or loading due to carriageway ironwork repair works.
  • James Crescent (Kilwinning Road to a point near property number 46.)
    22 February, 9am to 26 February, 3.30pm
    Road closed due to drainage installation works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Tarryholme Footbridge (adjacent to Glenbervie Wynd)
    8 to 19 March
    Footpath closed due to Anti Slip Surface Treatment Works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Kilbirnie

  • Main Street (number 42) 
    24 March, 9.30am to 6pm
    No waiting due to iron works repairs.
  • 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.
  • Sersley Drive (Newhouse Drive to Alexander Fleming Avenue)
    22 to 26 February, 8am to 6pm (Daily)
    No waiting due to footway resurfacing works.

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
  • Pennyburn Sports Centre (Westbound footpath to footpath opposite 35 Culzean Place)
    15 February, 9am to 26 February, midnight 
    Footway closed due to improvement works.
  • 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.
  • Brisbane Street (A78 Greenock Road Junction eastwards to Brisbane Road Junction)(Both sides of the road)
    1 February to 7 March, 8am to 5pm 
    Footway closed due to footway resurfacing works.
  • Charles Street (north kerb line at the A78 Irvine Road Junction to a point near number 23)
    25 February, 9.30am to 1 March, 3.30pm
    No waiting or loading due to BT Openreach works.
  • Charles Street (west kerb line at the A78 Irvine Road Junction to a point near number 38)
    25 February, 9.30am to 1 March, 3.30pm
    No waiting or loading due to BT Openreach works.
  • Lovat Street (north kerb line at the A78 Irvine Road Junction to a point near number 3)
    25 February, 9.30am to 1 March, 3.30pm
    No waiting or loading due to BT Openreach works.
  • Lovat Street (south kerb line at the A78 Irvine Road Junction to a point near number 6)
    25 February, 9.30am to 1 March, 3.30pm
    No waiting or loading 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.
  • Warrenpark Road (10/12 Acre Avenue to the junction with Anthony Road)
    22 March to 2 April
    Road closed due to Water main works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

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 October 2020 to 19 April 2022
    Order in place giving priority to pedestrians. Vehicles prohibited between 10am and 4pm. 
  • Glencairn Street (At Railway Station)
    13 November 2020 to 28 February 2021
    Footway closed due to Railway Station maintenance works.

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.