THE A702 TRUNK ROAD (GAS WORKS ROAD, BIGGAR) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION ON USE OF ROAD) ORDER 2019Notice ID: MF0500322
Scottish Government RiaghaLtas na h-Alba gov.scot
THE A702 TRUNK ROAD (GAS WORKS ROAD, BIGGAR) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION ON USE OF ROAD) ORDER 2019
THE SCOTTISH MINISTERS give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A702 Edinburgh - Abington Trunk Road from its junction with Gas Works Road, Biggar, north to its junction with the access to the Biggar Agricultural Showground, a distance of 1.1 kilometres or thereby. The Order, which is required to facilitate the Biggar Farmers Club event will be in operation from the 20th of July until the 21st July 2019. It is anticipated that the restrictions will be in place for approximately 15 minutes in between the hours of 12.00 and 12.30 and will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as is indicated by the appropriate traffic signs.
The Order does not apply to vehicles while being used to facilitate the holding of the event or vehicles being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police, or coastguard purposes, or a vehicle while being used for facilitating the holding of the relevant event.
Alternative route for traffic during the restrictions is not required.
A copy of the Order and this Notice will be available on the Transport Scotland website at
orders/?roadorderregion=1294 For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visitwww.trafficscotland.org.uk
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A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers 101 Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, Sws^o
58 Port Dundas Road, Glasgow G4 0HF seoruu