Traffic News

Last updated: 23/05/2019 20:58:59

No reports of any incidents or delays at this time

Last updated: 23/05/2019 20:45:01

Co Antrim - the A26 Moira Road (Glenavy) will be closed in both directions for essential resurfacing works between its southern approach to Carnkilly Road and Main Street, Glenavy, from 7 pm on Friday 24 May until 9 pm on Sunday 26 May.

As this is main route to and from Belfast International Airport, road users are requested to allow extra time for their journey and to expect delays along the diversion route.

A signed Diversionary route primarily applicable for HGV will be in place using the following roads:- 

  • A30 Lisburn Road, A30 Glenavy Road, Ballymacash Park, PrinceWilliam Road, Knockmore Road, A3 Moira Road, A3 Lisburn Road, Moira Roundabout, A26 Glenavy Road.

Local traffic will have other options available.

Last updated: 23/05/2019 20:45:01

North Down - Bangor - Road users are advised of possible traffic disruption this Saturday around Ward Park Bangor  

A number of roads will be closed to facilitate the Snow Patrol Concert in Ward Park with road closures in place Midday to Midnight - Sat 25 May 2019 

  • Bloomfield Road: Closed from junction A2 Bloomfield Road Roundabout to junction Castle Street / Gransha Road.
  • Gransha Road: Closed from junction A2 Gransha Road Roundabout to junction Castle Street / Gransha Road.
  • Castle Street: Closed from junction Gransha Road / Bloomfield Road to junction Hamilton Road.
  • Broadway: Closed from junction Fairfield Road to junction Donaghadee Road.
  • Castle Park Road: Closed from junction Castle Park Avenue to its junction with Castle Street
  • Access will be maintained for emergency services and residents.

A circular diversion route will be signed with traffic being diverted via:

Diversion 1:  A2 East Circular Road, Donaghadee Road and Hamilton Road.

Diversion 2: Castle Street, A2 Main Street/ Abbey Street, A21 Newtownards Road and A2 South Circular Road.

Diversion 3: Castle Street, Main Street / Abbey Street and Castle Park Avenue

Want to know more?  Check out the FAQ Section on the Ards & North Down Council link Snow Patrol Ward Park 3 

and also the Safety Notice leaflet (including traffic & travel info) on the Promotors site MCD.IE 

Last updated: 23/05/2019 20:43:54

Co Armagh approximately 2.5 Km of the A3 Northway in Portadown - Route No A3 

will be closed each night next week Monday 27 - Friday 31 May 

from 7pm to 6am the following morning for Carriageway Resurfacing 

A number of diversion routes will be in operation at these times

  • Diversion 1 - travelling from Craigavon - via Highfield Heights - Highfield Road North - Highfield Road - Mandeville Road - Lurgan Road - Church Road and Seagoe Road 
  • Diversion 2 - travelling from Portadown on A3 Northway - via Seagoe Road - Church Road - Lurgan Road - Mandeville Road - Highfield Road - Highfield North Road - Highfield Heights - A3 Northway 
  • Diversion 3 - travelling from M12 or Carn Road Roundabout - directed off slip road - from M12 and Carn Road R`bout - to Seagoe Road - Church Road (a new road sign will indicate directions for M12 traffic to Portadown or Craigavon)  
Last updated: 23/05/2019 20:43:52

Belfast City Centre - the Castle Place junction next to Primark has reopened 

New traffic lights will be in place, and those permitted to access the city centre such as bikes, buses, blue badge holders and delivery vehicles will now be able to travel from Royal Avenue to Castle Place or Donegall Place and from Castle Place to Donegall Place. 

Normal pedestrian facilities will also be available around the junction. Pedestrians are reminded to take care now that vehicles will again be using Royal Avenue, Donegall Place and Castle Place.

Last updated: 22/05/2019 13:14:46

B18 Toome/ Staffordstown Road Junction - Full Closure - from 6am Mon 13 May for 2 Weeks

  • Traffic looking to go from Drumderg Roundabout to Staffordstown Road: Drumderg Roundabout, A6 Moneynick Rd, Randalstown Off-slip, Staffordstown Road
  • Traffic looking to go from Staffordstown Road to Toome: Staffordstown Road, Gallagh Road, Shore Road, Toome
  • Traffic looking to go from Toome to Drumderg Roundabout: Toome, Roguery Road, Brecart Roundabout, Toome Bypass, Drumderg Roundabout

Co Londonderry - Bellshill Road North - Full Closure  - from Mon 25 February for 10 Weeks

  • Diversion route via A6 Mainline, Castledawson Roundabout, Castledawson Main Street

Co Londonderry - Creagh Hill – Full Closure at Deerpark Junction - from Mon 25 February for 12 Months 

  • Diversion via Deerpark Road, A6 Mainline, Hillhead Road

B18 from Drumderg Roundabout to Staffordstown road will be closed from From Monday 25th March for a period of 8 weeks. 

  • Toome B18 Closed from Drumderg Roundabout to Staffordstown Road

As part of this closure there will be no right turn from B18 onto Toome Bypass Eastbound (outside Shivers Business Park)

  • Diversion via Toome Bypass, Brecart Roundabout, Roguery Road, Toome Main Street
  • Diversion from Creagh Road for HGV’s: B18 at Shivers Business Park, Toome Bypass Westbound, Creagh Roundabout, Toome Bypass Eastbound, Drumderg Roundabout
Last updated: 21/05/2019 07:33:52

Co Fermanagh - A34 Lisnagole Road Lisnaskea

will be Closed from Tuesday 7th May to Thursday 29 August 2019

from its junction with Gola Road Lisnaskea to Maguiresbridge 

Diversions will be in place however delays of up to 15 minutes are possible at peak periods 

for Dept Infrastructure Roads Bridge Replacement Scheme at Major`s Bridge