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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

  • Laird Weir (St Margaret’s Road to number 18)
    28 November to 2 December, 8am to 5pm
    No waiting or loading due to footway resurfacing works.

Arran

  • A841 Pirnmill (Pirnmill Village Store to Post Office)
    6 December, 9pm to midnight
    Road closed due to bridge installation.
  • C147 Kildonan (C3 Junction near Ballymeanoch to C3 Junction near Dippen Farm)
    28 November, 9.30am to 2 December, 3.30pm
    Road closed due to coring and excavation works. 
  • C3 – A1 The Ross (A841 Junction (Northeast) to the C147 Junction (Southwest)
    18 November, 12noon to 8 December
    Road closed because of emergency works due to land slip.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Beith

  • Main Street (B7049 to Wilson Street)
    2 December, 5pm to 10pm
    Road closed due to Christmas light switch on event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Dalry

  • B714 Saltcoats Road 
    Until further notice
    30 mph speed limit extension.
  • Kirk Close Car Park
    25 November, 3pm to 11pm
    Road closed due to Christmas light event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.  
  • Main Street
    25 November, 3pm to 11pm
    Road closed due to Christmas light event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • North Street
    25 November, 3pm to 11pm
    Road closed due to Christmas light event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Smith Street Car Park
    25 November, 3pm to 11pm
    Road closed due to Christmas light event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.  

Irvine

  • B7080 Long Drive (Riverside Roundabout to Shewalton Roundabout)
    22 November, 7pm to 25 November, 6am
    Road closed due to construction material relocation works.
  • Beach Drive (Beach Drive Car Park)
    1 January 2023, 6am to 1pm
    Road and car park closed due to polar plunge event.
  • Bourtreehill Community Route
    9 November 2022 for 18 months
    No waiting or loading due to pedestrian health and safety concerns.
  • Fintry Place
    14 to 25 November, 8am to 6pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Gigha Terrace
    21 November to 2 December, 8am to 6pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • Gigha Wynd
    21 November to 2 December, 8am to 6pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
  • High Street (Kirkgate to Bank Street)
    2 December, 9pm to 3 December, 5.30am
    Road closed due to Christmas lights installation works.
  • Lochlibo Road (C6 Junction to Sourlie Roundabout)
    18 November, 8am to 4 December, 6pm
    Road closed due to new sewer connection and associated drainage works for new housing development.
  • U23-10 Fairliecrevoch Bridge (U1 Annick Lodge to C20 North of Cunninghamhead)
    19 September 2021 for 18 months
    Temporary 3 tonne weight restriction.

Kilbirnie

  • Brownhill Drive
    21 to 25 November, 8am to 4pm
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • High Street (Auchenhove Cresent to Lindsay Avenue)
    28 November to 2 December
    Road closed due to carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Kilwinning

  • Bannoch Road North (Bannoch Place Junction to B778 Old Glasgow Road Junction)
    21 November to 25 November, 9am to 4pm (daily)
    Road closed due to fibre cable installation works.
  • Church Street (from a point at the Vaults Lane Junction to a point at the Ladyford Avenue Junction)
    21 to 27 November, 8.30am to 5pm
    Road closed due to carriageway resurfacing works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Hawthorn Court
    21 November, 9am to 2 December, 5pm (weekdays only)
    Road closed due to North Ayrshire Council carriageway improvement works.
    No diversion, essential local access will be granted.
  • Pennyburn Road (opposite Bargeny and Ardmillan)
    31 October to 25 November
    Footpath closed due to water mains installation works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • 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 Car Park
    23 November, 4.30pm to 25 November
    Car park closed due to Christmas light switch on event.

Largs

  • Aitken Street and Tron Place (A78 Main Street Junction to Gateside Street Junction)
    7 December, 5pm to 10pm
    Road closed and waiting restrictions in place due to Yuletide Festival Event.
  • Court Street
    10 October 2022, 8am to 28 July 2023, 5pm
    Road closed due to Ashleigh housing development works.
  • Nelson Street (between house number 47 and 49)
    4 January 2023, 8am to 10 February, 4pm
    No parking or waiting due to a seasonal event
  • Nelson Street and Moorburn Road
    14 July 2021 for 18 months
    No parking for road safety reasons, in order to allow traffic flow through the junction.

Millport

  • Inner Circle (Kames Street Junction to approx. 300m past Breakough Farm)
    28 November, 9.30am to 2 December, 3.30pm
    Road closed due to BT ducting installation works. 

Saltcoats

  • Dockhead Street, Green Street, Countess Street & Station Car Park (Chapelwell Street to Hill Street)
    27 November, 8am to 9pm
    Roads and car park closed due to Christmas Carnival Event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Dockhead Street 
    25 April 2022 to 25 October 2023
    Dockhead Street Pedestrian Priority Order in place in the interests of pedestrian safety.
  • 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.

Stevenston

  • Mcgregor Avenue (number 23 to 73)
    12 December, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironworks repairs.
  • Schoolwell Street and Afton Road Car Park/Access Road
    2 December, 6am to 3 December, 6am
    Road closed due to Stevenston Christmas lights switch on event.
  • Station Road, Portland Place, Canal Crescent (Moorpark Road East to Moorpark Place)
    1 December, 9.30am to 2 December, 6pm
    No waiting or loading due to Scottish Water ironwork repairs.

West Kilbride

  • Main Street/Ritchie Street (Gateside Street Junction to Arthur Street Junction)
    2 December, 4pm to 10pm
    No waiting/road closed due to Yuletide event.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Weight restricted bridges

The following North Ayrshire bridges are subject to weight restrictions. Please check your vehicle will not exceed these restrictions before travelling.

Barrmill

  • Drumbuie Bridge on the C5, south of Barrmill: 7.5 tonnes
  • Tappihillock Bridge number 51, south of Barrmill: 3 tonnes

Kilmaurs

  • Bridge (Floors) on the C129, north of Kilmaurs: 17 tonnes

Kilwinning

  • Dusk Bridge on the C99, north of Kilwinning: 7.5 tonnes
  • Dalgarven Mill Bridge on the U16, north of Kilwinning: 26 tonnes

Largs

  • Bridge number 47 on May Street, Largs: 7.5 tonnes

West Kilbride

  • Bridge number 21 on the B781, north of West Kilbride: 18 tonnes

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Public roads in North Ayrshire

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