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          • Tattygare Road Lisbellaw, Road Closed - Burst Water Main

            Co Fermanagh Tattygare Road Lisbellaw

            The Tattygar Road in Lisbellaw remains closed following a burst water main that has washed away part of the road on Thursday 26 November.

            A local diversion is in place. 

            • Diversion from C416 Tattygar Rd., via U9542 Ballylucas Rd., U9615 Topped Mountain Rd., to the C416 Tattygar Rd. and vice versa

            Road is expected to be closed until early next week.


          • A6 Road Works / Closures - Upgrade Scheme


            Creagh Hill – Full Closure at Deerpark Junction - due to open 7 December 2020

            Diversion via Hillhead Road, A6 Mainline 

            Deerpark Road Closed (between Bellaghy and Deerpark Road/ A6 Junction) due to open 7 December 2020  

            Resident & Business Access will be maintained

            Diversion via Bellaghy Main Street, Old Town Road, Hillhead Road, A6 Mainline


            B183 Moneynick Road (Drumderg Roundabout to Randalstown) - 2 Way Traffic Lights for 7 days from Sat 14 November 


            Please see below planned Temporary Traffic Management for the A6D2D scheme W/C- 16 November 2020 

            Please also see attached information on the closing of the Ardmore Rd which will take place Wednesday 25th of November

            Mon (0930-1600)

            • A6 mainline Traffic Control from The Beeches to Tirbracken (Drumahoe)

            Wed- Fri (0930-1600) (as required)

            • A6 mainline Traffic Control from Crebarkey Rd to Muldonagh Rd

            Mon to Fri 07:00 to 18:00 Daily-

            • Fawney Haul Crossing
            • Feeny Rd Haul Crossing
            • Ballyhanedin Rd Haul Crossing
            • Magheramore Rd Haul Crossing

            Continuous –

            • Baranailt Rd South
            • Mavis Rd closure
            • Gulf Rd Closure
            • Gortilea Rd Closure
            • A6 Mainline Hard shoulder Closure, West bound and Eastbound, from Foreglen Rd to Gulf Rd
            • Killunaught Rd Closure
            • Closure of climbing lane from Ballyhanedin Rd to Muldonagh-A6
            • Closure of Lane one of climbing lane from Ardmore Rd to the Foreglen Rd -A6
            • Closure of Ervey Rd from A6 Glenshane Rd to Birch Rd
          • A6 Roadworks - Partial Opening 23 November 2020

            Monday 23 November 2020 6am

            New A6 Dual Carriageway NOW OPEN - Castledawson Roundabout to Toome

            • 1 Lane in each direction only, to allow finishes to take place
            • 40mph Speed restriction in place
            • Contraflow in place at Toome

            Bellshill Road Junction Open

            New Hillhead Road Junction Open

            New Creagh Road Junction Open

            23 November 2020 – New Dual Carriageway OPEN – Hillhead & B18 Closed

            Monday 23 November for 12 Weeks

            Hillhead Road/ Creagh Road/ A6 Junction - Closed

            • Diversion via Hillhead Overbridge, A6 Dual Carriageway, Creagh Overbridge

            Monday 23 November 2020 for 12 Weeks

            B18 between Creagh Roundabout and Shivers Buisness Park - Closed (Access to Shivers Business Park Remains Open Via Toome Main Street)

            • Diversion via Toome Town Centre, Roguery Road, Brecart Roundabout, A6 Toome Bypass, Creagh Overbridge, Creagh Roundabout
          • Co Fermanagh A32 Tummery Rd Irvinestown 23 Nov - 4 Dec

            Co Fermanagh Resurfacing A32 Tummery Road, Irvinestown Drumharvey

            A resurfacing scheme will commence on the A32 Tummery Road in Irvinestown on Monday 23 November until Friday 4 December that will require a weekday daily road closure between the hours of 9.30 am and 4.30 pm. Subject to favourable weather conditions the first phase of the works will be completed by 5 December 2020 with a further closure taking place in the New Year.

            The scheme extends for a distance of approximately 1.2 kilometres from the speed limits in Irvinestown towards Dromore and includes improvement to the Tullynincrin Road Junction.  

            During the closure a two way diversion will be in operation.

            Traffic travelling from Dromore will be diverted via

            • Fintona Road - Galbally Road - Main Street, Trillick - Kilskeery Road - Main Street, Ballinamallard - Enniskillen Road to A32 Mossfield Road.

            Traffic travelling from Irvinestown will be diverted via

            • A35 Kesh Road; B72 Manoo Road - B4 Letterboy Road; Ederney - B4 Edenamobil Road Lack - B4 Drumlish Road to A32 Clannabogan Road.

            Local access for residents will be maintained at all times although some delays may be experienced. 

            The Department has carefully planned these roadworks and associated traffic management arrangements in order to minimise inconvenience to the public.

            However Road users are advised to allow extra time for their journey and to follow the alternative routes which will be clearly signed on the approaches to the closure.

            For further information click Resurfacing scheme for A32 Tummery Road, Irvinestown


          • A5 Omagh Road - Ballygawley Lane Closure 21st Nov - 10th Dec

            Lane closure to facilitate civil engineering works including resurfacing.

            Closure to operare: 21st November at 08:00hrs to 10th December at 18:00hrs (Continuously)

            Traffic control to operate, delays expected.

          • Ballylesson Road - Weekday Daytime Closures 23 Nov - 18 Dec

            South Belfast - Work commences Monday 23 November on Ballylesson Road, between Ballynahatty Road and Milltown Hill.

            The road will be closed each week day between 9:30am and 4:30pm until Friday 18 December to carry out preparatory work to the footway in advance of road resurfacing early next year.

            A signed diversion will be in place via Edenderry Road and motorists should allow extra time for their journey.

            Outside these times Ballylesson Road will be open but temporary traffic signal control may be in operation to ensure the safety of road users travelling past the works.

          • General Traffic News

            No reports of any incidents or delays currently. 



          • Co Tyrone U163 Cogary Road - Re-opened

            Co Tyrone - the U163 Cogary Road in Castlederg has been reopened at its junction with The Meenablagh Road to the Donegal Border following a landslide on the Donegal side of the Border.