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February 01, 2019

After a recent spell of cold weather February is promising to be a busy month for the Graham Farrans Joint Venture.

Traffic Management News February

Keep up to date with the latest traffic management in your area as February shapes up to be a busy month with a number of road closures. 

 

Castledawson Roundabout - lane closure

 LANE CLOSURE  - CASTLEDAWSON ROUNDABOUT

Works are continuing on the Castledawson Roundabout  to facilitate the construction of 2 footbridge structures, resulting in the Roundabout and all approaches being reduced to one lane.

 

A6 Mainline Weekend Closure  

MAINLINE ROAD CLOSURE  - M22 Junction 2 - Toome 

The A6 Mainline will be closed from 10pm Friday 8 February- 5am Monday 11 February 2019 to facilitate works on phased traffic management  and road realignment at the Drumderg Roundabout.

Local access will be maintained. Toome Park and Ride facility will have alternative bus stop.

 

Bellshill Road (S) - Full Road Closure for 8 weeks

FULL ROAD CLOSURE - BELLSHILL ROAD (S) 

The Bellshill Road (S) will be closed for 8 weeks beginning on Monday 21 January 2019, to help facilitate works on the area's new link road. Diversion route will be via Aughrim Rd, with 40mph speed restrictions in place. Week 4 of road closure local traffic will be diverted onto new link road to access the Annaghmore Rd. 

 

Bellshill Road (N)  2 Way Temporary Traffic Lights for  6 weeks

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC LIGHTS  - BELLSHILL ROAD (N) 

The Bellshill Road (N) will have 2 way Temporary Traffic Lights in place for 6 weeks beginning on Monday 14 January 2019 - Monday 25 February 2019 

 

Bellshill Road (N) - Full Road Closure for 10 weeks

FULL ROAD CLOSURE - BELLSHILL ROAD (N) 

The Bellshill Road (N) will be closed for 10 weeks beginning on Monday 25 February 2019, to help facilitate works on the area's new link road. 

 

Deerpark Road  - 2 day weekend road Closure 

FULL WEEKEND ROAD CLOSURE  - DEERPARK ROAD 

The Deerpark Road will be closed for 2 days from 7am - 6pm Saturday 16  February 2019  - Sunday 17 February 2019 to facilitate bridge beams installation at the areas new structure. 

 

Toome Bypass - Westbound Carriageway Night Closure

WESTBOUND CARRIAGEWAY CLOSED  - Roguery Roundabout - Creagh Roundabout 

The Toome Bypass will be closed for 2 nights  from  9pm - 5am Monday  11  February 2019  - & Tuesday 12 February 2019 to facilitate utility diversion works. 

 

Toome Bypass - Eastbound Carriageway Night Closure 

EASTBOUND CARRIAGEWAY CLOSED  - Roguery Roundabout - Creagh Roundabout 

The Toome Bypass will be closed for 2 nights  from  9pm - 5am Wednesday 13  February 2019  - & Thursday 14 February 2019 to facilitate utility diversion works. 

 

Toome B18 - Night Closure - EXTENDED  

Toome B18 Road closed for 2 nights EXTENDED for Further 2 nights 

The Toome B18 will be closed for 4 nights  from  9pm - 5am Monday  18  February 2019  - Thursday 21 February 2019  to facilitate utility diversion works. 

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Creagh Hill Road  - 12 Month Closure 

Creagh Hill Road closed for 12 months 

The Creagh Hill Road will be closed to through traffic for a period of 12 Months from 7am Monday 25 February 2019 to facilitate works on the Deerpark Road tie in.  Local access will be maintained via the Hillhead Road.

Looking further ahead in March ...

Toome B18 - Drumderg Turn-off Closed 6 Weeks  - postponed 

TOOME B18 ROAD CLOSED FOR 6 WEEKS 

The Toome B18 turn off at Drumderg Roundabout will be closed for 6 weeks  from Monday  11  March  2019.

A6 Mainline Closure  - For Bridge Installation 

MAINLINE ROAD CLOSURE  - Hillhead Road - Castledawson Roundabout 

The A6 Mainline will be closed  on the 31 March 2019 to facilitate the installation of the new Brough Road footbridge.

Local access will be maintained.