Last updated: 16/01/2021 09:49:28
  • no salting of the scheduled road network was undertaken overnight / Saturday morning. 

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Traffic News

Last updated: 16/01/2021 13:14:41
  • Minnowburn / South Belfast - the Ballylesson Road at its junction with Milltown Hill has been closed following fallen tree Saturday morning. The road is closed between Milltown Hill and the Church on the otherside of the incident. The tree is substantial in size and the road is expected to be closed through to Saturday evening. Road users are asked to avoid the area and find an alternative route for their journey


  • No other reports of any incidents or delays so far this Saturday morning.
Last updated: 16/01/2021 10:31:48

Roadworks at A52 Crumlin Rd – Ligoniel Rd

Ongoing roadworks will require a lane closure on A52 Crumlin Road heading towards Belfast from Saturday 16 January for one week.

The traffic signal phasing will also be amended over the same period as a result of these works.

Road Users should exercise caution on approach to the temporary layout

Last updated: 15/01/2021 22:02:57

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)

Sunday 17 January 2021 7am for 2 hours

Toome Bypass Closure of Westbound Carriageway, between Brecart Roundabout and Creagh Junction

  • Diversion via Drumderg Roundabout, Toome Main Street, Creagh Road, Aughrim Road, Magherafelt Bypass, Castledawson Roundabout

Toome Bypass Full Closure Both Directions between Creagh Junction and Brecart Roundabout.

  • Eastbound Closed – Fri 22/01/2021 10pm to Sat 12pm (14hrs) (Diversion via Creagh Junction, Creagh Roundabout, Blackpark Road, Creagh Road, Toome Main Street, Brecart Roundabout)
  • Westbound Closed – Fri 22/01/2021 10pm to Sat 10pm (24hrs) (Diversion via Drumderg Roundabout, Toome Main Street, Creagh Road, Aughrim Road, Magheraflet Bypass, Castledawson Roundabout)

From Monday 04 January 2021 at 6am

Brough Road South/ The Cairns/ St Malachys GAC Junction with the A6 Dual Carriageway

From Mon 04 Jan this Junction will operate as a Left In, Left Out Only



Below is the planned temporary traffic management for the A6D2D scheme week commencing the 18th January 2021

Mon-Fri (0930-1600)

  • A6 mainline Traffic Control from Baranailt Rd to Muldonagh Rd

Tue-Fri (0930-1600)

  • A6 mainline 3-way Traffic Control Dungiven Mainstreet


  • Magheramore Rd Traffic Control from Teeavan Rd to Carnabane Rd

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

  • Fawney Haul Crossing
  • Feeny Rd Haul Crossing

Continuous –

  • Tamnaherin Rd Closure
  • Ballyhanedin Rd Closure
  • Ardmore Rd  Closure
  • Baranailt Rd South Closure
  • 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
  • B118 Tamnaherin Road - closed A6 Glenshane Road to U151 Fawney Road - 7am 4 Jan 2021 - 10pm 15 March 2021 
Last updated: 15/01/2021 11:25:52

Completion of resurfacing works on the A32 Irvinestown Road at Drumharvey is due to recommence on Monday 18 January 2021.

Due to the nature of the works it will be necessary to operate a road closure between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm from Monday 18 January to Friday 22 January 2021 to facilitate the laying of the final surfacing layers.

The road will be open to traffic in the evenings during the works and local access for residents will be maintained at all times, although delays may be experienced. 

Advanced information signage to advise the public of the pending closure will be in place and the diversion route will be signed.

Traffic travelling from Dromore will be diverted via Fintona Road, B46 Galbally Road, Main Street Trillick, Kilskeery Road, Main Street Ballinamallard, Enniskillen Road to A32 Mossfield Road.

From Irvinestown traffic will be diverted via A35 Kesh Road, B72 Manoo Road, B4 Letterboy Road, Ederney, B4 Edenamohill Road, Lack, B4 Drumlish Road to A32 Clanabogan Road.

Resurfacing scheme for A32 Irvinestown Road at Drumharvey | Department for Infrastructure (

Last updated: 11/01/2021 06:17:48

From 600m South of Garvaghy Bridge Road To Ballynasaggart Road

Lane closure to facilitate construction of cycle path and associated works.

Closure to operare: 7th January at 08:00hrs to 5th February at 16:00hrs (Continuously)

Traffic control to operate, delays expected.

Work being carried out by

DFI Mid Ulster South

Estimated delay

5-15 minutes

Last updated: 04/01/2021 12:29:36

Until further notice the Black’s Road and Cairnshill Park & Rides will be closed each evening at 7.30pm.

The information on this website is provided by DfI (Department for Infrastructure). DfI is the sole roads authority responsible for all public roads, footways, bridges and street lights in Northern Ireland.