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February 01, 2021

Although the new A6 Carriageway is now open between Toome - Castledawson, there are still some ongoing works. If you're travelling in the area, you can keep up to date with the latest local traffic management here

February 2021 Traffic Management News

Road Openings / Closures

Current Road Openings/ Closures:

  • New A6 Dual Carriageway (Castledawson Roundabout to Toome) – Now Open, 1 Lane in each direction
  • New Creagh Junction – Now Open
  • New Deerpark Junction – Now Open
  • New Hillhead Junction – Now Open
  • Hillhead Road/ Creagh Road Junction (just west of Old Thatch Inn) – Remains Closed (Diversion via New Hillhead Overbridge, A6 Dual Carriageway, New Creagh Overbridge)
  • B18 between Creagh Roundabout and Shivers Business Park – Remains Closed (Diversion via Toome Town Centre, Roguery Road, Brecart Roundabout, A6 Toome Bypass, New Creagh Overbridge, Creagh Roundabout)

Brough Road (S) - Change of Access

BROUGH ROAD   - REMOVAL OF RIGHT TURN 

From 6am Monday 4 January all right turning for the Brough Road South/ The Cairns/ St Malachys GAC  will be removed. The Junction onto the New A6 Dual Carriageway will operate as a Left In, Left Out Only. Diversion will be signed via Bellshill Junction and Hillhead Junction, please see below sketch.

 

Toome Bypass - Closure 

TOOME BYPASS   - CLOSURE IN BOTH DIRECTIONS 

The Toome Bypass will have a Full Closure Both Directions between Creagh Junction and Brecart Roundabout – POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBC

Eastbound Closed – Fri 05/02/2021 10pm to Sat 12pm (14hrs) (Diversion via Creagh Junction, Creagh Roundabout, Blackpark Road, Creagh Road, Toome Main Street, Brecart Roundabout) – POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBC

Westbound Closed – Fri 05/02/2021 10pm to Sat 10pm (24hrs) (Diversion via Drumderg Roundabout, Toome Main Street, Creagh Road, Aughrim Road, Magheraflet Bypass, Castledawson Roundabout) – POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBC

 

 

Creagh Roundabout  - Partial Closure 

CREAGH ROUNDABOUT - PARTIAL CLOSURE AND 2-WAY TRAFFIC LIGHTS 

The Creagh Roundabout (adjacent to The ELK)  will have a  Partial Closure & 2-Way Traffic Lights. Access will still be Open to/ from A6 Hillhead Road and Creagh Industrial Park, but Closed to/ from Toome and New Creagh Junction.

Diversion via Creagh Roundabout, A6 Hillhead Road, Deerpark Road, New Deerpark Junction, New A6 Dual Carriageway, New Creagh Junction

Mon 15 Feb 2021 7am for 3 days Continuously

 

 

B183 Moneynick Road  - Maintenance 

MONEYNICK ROAD - ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS 

The B183 Moneynick Road (between Toome and Randalstown)  will have ongoing  Maintenance Works from Mon 8 Feb 2021 8am to 6pm Daily for 3 Weeks