CORK: No further reports of a crash on the N25 Waterford/ Cork Rd westbound between Midleton and Little Island.
LAOIS: Gardai have cleared a crash on the M7 Dublin/ Limerick Rd southbound at J16 Portlaoise East.
DUBLIN: The Newlands Cross Upgrade Project is underway and there have been some changes to the N7 Dublin/ Limerick Rd. Drivers are advised to follow signs to reduce congestion. A 60kmph speed limit will be in place which Gardaí will be enforcing.
Dublin-bound on the N7, the road layout has changed between Green Isle Hotel and Newlands Cross. There are still three lanes of traffic but merging traffic from Boot Rd has been affected.
From tonight (Fri 13th) new temporary lanes will be put in place for outbound traffic on the N7. Three lanes, a bus lane and filter lanes onto Fonthill Rd and Belgard Rd will remain available but they will be narrower.
Cyclists are not allowed in the temporary lanes. There are no dedicated cyclist or pedestrian facilities south of Newlands Cross so there will be a diversion from Newlands Cross towards Citywest via Fonthill Rd and Boot Rd.
LEITRIM: Expect delays on the N4/ Dublin Sligo Rd in Carrick-on-Shannon due to works taking place at Attirory until Christmas.
LAOIS: Temporary traffic lights are in place on the N77 Abbeyleix/ Portlaoise Rd at The Tiles until 5pm and delays are expected.
GALWAY: There will be a slow moving survey on the N18 Galway/ Gort Rd between Ardrahan and Claregalway between 9:30am and 4:30pm. A stop/go system will be in operation.
LIMERICK: Slow on Plassey Park Rd from Groody R/A towards University of Limerick. Delays on Childers Rd approaching the Parkway R/A. Starting to get busy on Corbally Rd approaching Athlunkard Bridge. Slow inbound from Ennis Rd onto Patrick St and William St. O'Connell Ave is slow inbound by the Crescent SC.
CORK: Busy from the South City Link Rd onto Albert St and along MacCurtain St. Delays also eastbound on the N40 South Ring Rd from Mahon towards the JLT.
The Christmas Park n’ Ride from County Hall will operate each Saturday and Sunday until Christmas. It will operate from County Hall to Liberty St with the first bus departing County Hall on Saturday at 9:30am and on Sunday at 10:30am. The last bus from Liberty St is at 6:15pm. The service will operate until Sun 22nd Dec. The Park&Ride; from Black Ash will also operate on Sundays leading up to Christmas. Liberty St will close from North Main St on Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am to 6:30pm to facilitate the operation of the Park n' Ride.
GALWAY: No major issues for Galway City centre traffic at this time.
The Galway City Christmas Park n' Ride is in place until Christmas Eve. Buses depart Galway Racecourse and the city centre every 15 mins.
WATERFORD: No major delays to report in Waterford City Centre.
WICKLOW: A number of sets of works operate on the N11 Dublin/ Wexford Rd. The hard shoulder will be closed both ways on the N11 Wexford/ Dublin Rd at Lil Doyles, Barndarrig until February or March 2014. Works are also taking place in the hard shoulder northbound on the N11 at Jack Whites.
CORK: The local road at Coolgrena House will close at Whartons Corner /High Rd (R624) to the end of the cul de sac. Traffic can divert through joining estate Ringacoltig on to the local Pebble Beach Rd, turn right and on to High Rd (R624).
CAVAN: The N3 Dublin/ Belturbet Rd is closed between Butlersbridge and Belturbet to facilitate the completion and opening of the new bypass. Traffic is being diverted off the N3 at Butlersbridge along the N54 Butlersbridge/ Monaghan Rd and the Gannons Cross/ Belturbet Rd (R197). Motorists are advised to allow extra time for their journey.