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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.

Ardrossan

  • Dalry Road (Eglinton Road to Aitken Place)
    15 August, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironworks.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Sorbie Road and South Beach Road (Sorbie Road between High Road and Mitchell Place to South Beach Road between Sorbie Road and South Crescent Road)
    4 September, 11.30am to 12.30pm
    Road closed due to 10k road race.

Arran

  • Achahoish (access road)
    15 August, 8am to 5pm
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Bailemargaidh/Drumaghinier (access road)
    15 to 16 August, 8am to 5pm
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Machrie Road (B880 String Road to Machrie Farm)
    9 to 15 August, 8am to 5pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Machrie Water Bridge (Machrie Moor Road)
    11 February 2021 for 18 months
    Temporary 18 tonne weight restriction.  

Barrmill

  • C67 (A736 Lochlibo Road to U5)
    3 October, 10pm to 4 October, 6am
    Road closed due to railway bridge safety inspection.
  • U42 Barrmill (from junction with C68)
    27 July, 8am to 9 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to BT network upgrade works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Beith

  • Bigholm Road (B7049 to A737)
    29 July, 8am to 11 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to BT network upgrade works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Dalry

  • B714 Saltcoats Road 
    Until further notice
    30 mph speed limit extension.
  • James Street (Sharon Street to Roche Way)
    1 August, 9am to 4pm for 10 days
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Gateside

  • Reek Street (B777 Main Road to Geilsland Road)
    15 August, 8am to 19 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to drainage improvement works.

Irvine

  • Arkwright Way (from Crompton Way Junction)
    15 August to 2 September, 9am to 5pm (daily)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • B7080 Long Drive (Newmoor Roundabout to Towerlands Interchange)
    25 July, 8am to 12 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Ballot Road (Thornhouse Avenue junction to Thornhouse Business Centre)
    8 August, 8am to 2 October, 6pm
    Road closed due to gas mains and service renewal works.
  • Gottries Road (number 14 to 20)
    18 July, 9am to 12 August
    Footway closed due to demolition works.
  • Hunter Drive 
    15 August to 2 September, 8am to 6pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Marine Drive (Three Stanes Roundabout to Portland Roundabout)
    17 August, 7.15pm to 8.15pm
    Road closed due to Marymass Charity Race.
  • Marymass Festival
    13 August and 20 August
    Various roadwork notices for Marymass (PDF, 186kb)
  • Montgomerie Park Drive (at Ladyacre Wynd)
    2 May to 2 September
    Road closed due to roundabout improvement works.
  • Moss Drive (both directions) (Oldhall Roundabout to Newhouse Interchange)
    16 August, 8am to 4pm
    Road closed due to cyclic maintenance works.
  • New Street Rail Bridge Underpass (New St to Harbour Road)
    22 October, 10pm to 23 October, 6am
    Footway closed due to rail bridge safety inspection works. 
  • Thornhouse Avenue (Bank Street Junction to Thornhouse Court Junction)
    21 August, 9am to 2 October, 6pm
    Road closed due to gas mains and service renewal works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • U23-10 Fairliecrevoch Bridge (U1 Annick Lodge to C20 North of Cunninghamhead)
    19 September 2021 for 18 months
    Temporary 3 tonne weight restriction.

Kilbirnie

  • B777 Kirklands Road (Glebe Road to B780 Dalry Road)
    3 August to 11 August, 8am to 5pm daily (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Garnock Street (at Maybole Bridge) (between Car Park entrance to Roundabout)
    29 August to 14 November
    Road closed due to carriageway and structural works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Kilwinning

  • Almswall Road Car Park (From a point at the rear of number 1 Abbeygate for 25 metres southwards to a point at the rear of number 4 Abbeygate)
    18 August, 9.30am to 6pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Water repair works.
  • Almswall Road Car Park (From a point at the rear of number 129 Main Street (Post Office) for 20 metres southwards)
    18 August, 9.30am to 6pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Water repair works.
  • Bannoch Road (B778 Old Glasgow Road to Bannoch Place)
    25 July, 9am to 16 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to ducting works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Bannoch Road (Corsehill to the A737)
    11 August, 9.30am to 24 August, 6.30am
    Road closed due to ducting works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Graystones (Heronswood Junction to Northacre Junction)
    5 August, 9am to 15 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to water main repair works.
  • U46 Moncur (B785 to U56 Sevenacres Mill, from U56 junction westwards for 190m)
    15 July 2022 to 14 January 2024
    Road closed due to road safety reasons as a result of a landslip.
  • Woodwynd (closed between number 26 and 34, no waiting between number 26 and 38 and number 3 Glebe Street)
    30 August, 9am to 6pm
    Temporary road closure and waiting restrictions due to Scottish Water works.

Largs

  • C41 Brisbane Glen Road (Restricted area to Routenburn Bridge)
    4 October, 9.30am to 3.30pm
    Road closed due to BT Open Reach works.
  • Court Street and School Street (East kerbline of the Court Street footway to the north kerbline of the School Street footway)
    19 October 2021, 8am to 19 October 2022, 7pm
    Footway closure and no parking due to demolition and reconstruction works.
  • Douglas Street (number 1 to number 9)
    26 August, 8am to 28 August, 4pm
    No waiting or loading due to BT apparatus repairs.
  • Nelson Street and Moorburn Road
    14 July 2021 for 18 months
    No parking for road safety reasons, due to inappropriate parking of vehicles obstructing traffic flow through the signalised junction.
  • Promenade (RNLI Station to Fort Street)
    3 September, 7.55pm to 8.15pm
    Footpath closed due to Largs Viking Festival Procession.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Promenade (Mackerston to Cairnies Quay)
    3 September, 4pm to 9.30pm
    Footpath close due to Largs Viking Festival fireworks display.

Millport

  • College Street (Bute Terrace to Kames Street)
    1 August, 8am to 12 August, 4pm
    Road closed due to new connection to foul main works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Kames Road (Barend Street to Ferry Road)
    29 August, 9am to 4pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironwork repairs.
    Diversion route will be signposted. 

Saltcoats 

  • Bradshaw Street (Quay Street Junction to Hill Street Junction)
    15 August, 8am to 24 August, 7pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Power connection works.
  • Dockhead Street 
    25 April 2022 to 25 October 2023
    Dockhead Street Pedestrian Priority Order in place in the interests of pedestrian safety.
  • Giffen Road (south kerbline full length from Sharphill Road to Kinnier Road)
    29 June, 7.30am to 17 August, 6pm
    No waiting due to grouting and drilling works.
  • Gladstone Road (Victoria Road Junction to Parkend Road Junction)
    29 August, 7am to 2 September, 7pm
    Road closed due to sewer connection works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Green Street
    30 May 2022, 8am to 3 February 2023, 5pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to Ashleigh housing development works.
    No diversion route available.
  • Ivanhoe Drive (Primrose Place to Ailsa Road)
    22 to 26 August, 8am to 5pm (daily)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Kerrs Lane (Montgomerie Crescent to Montgomerie Road)
    12 September, 9am to 15 September, 6pm
    Road closed due to the installation of new street lighting columns.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Sharphill Road (Border Avenue to West Doura Avenue)
    29 June, 7.30am to 17 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to grouting and drilling works.
    A diversion route for this closure will be in place with parking restrictions on Giffen Road.
  • West Doura Avenue (both kerbs from the west kerbline of Sharphill Road, westwards for a distance of 42 metres)
    29 June, 7.30am to 17 August, 6pm
    No waiting due to grouting and drilling works.

Skelmorlie

  • Skelmorlie Castle Road (Halketburn Road to Sandybrae Road)
    19 August, 9am to 4pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironwork repairs.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Springside

  • Overtoun Road (East and West kerblines from junction with B7081, Kilmarnock Road for 16 metres northwards)
    7 March to 7 September
    No waiting due to road safety issues.

Stevenston

  • Graham Avenue and Mayfield Road (Graham Avenue from A738 High Road to Diddup Drive, Mayfield Road at junctions with Cunningham Drive and Sinclair Street)
    15 to 22 August, 8am to 5pm (daily)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Hayocks Road (Donaldson Avenue Junction to number 135)
    9 August, 8am to 12 August, 6pm
    Road closed due to Installation of new telecoms pole & cab and rigging, integration and testing within existing telecoms site.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

West Kilbride

  • B7047 Chapelton Road (Meadowfoot Road to 50m past railway bridge)
    5 September, 8pm to 6 September, 6am
    Road closed due to railway bridge safety inspection.
  • Gateside Street (number 77 to number 83) (both sides of carriageway)
    7 September, 9.30am to 4pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Water apparatus repair works.

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Public roads in North Ayrshire

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