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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 22/10/2014 22:47

MAIN TRAFFIC

KILDARE: The hard shoulder and left lane of the M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd northbound will be closed each night between J12 Newbridge and J11 M9 from 6pm to 6am the following morning until Sunday morning (26th) Slow down and take extra care as traffic will be reduced to one lane. Tonight (22nd), the off-ramp and on-ramp at J12 Newbridge will also be closed during these times and diversions will be in place. This is to facilitate works.

CITY TRAFFIC

CORK:  Traffic is moving well in Cork City at this stage. 

Overnight works will take place on the N40 South Ring Rd eastbound between J6 Kinsale Rd and J10 Mahon until early 2015.

Works are taking place on Lwr Glanmire Rd, between Summer Hill North and Kent Station, until Dec. Expect delays as a result.

LIMERICK: Traffic is moving well now in Limerick City Centre.

GALWAY: Traffic has eased in Galway at this stage.

Keep in mind, works will take place on the Headford Rd near the Sean Mulvoy Rd jct daily from 7am to 7pm until approx. Fri 7th Nov.

Cross St Lwr is closed between Flood St and Middle St until this Sun (26th) to facilitate works. Diversions will be in place.

Doughiska Rd will be closed from Roscam Park to the Coast Rd Jct between 8am and 8pm each day for works until Fri 24th Oct. Diversions will be in place.

WATERFORD:Moving well in Waterford City Centre at this stage.


EVENTS


TIPPERARY: Racing takes place at Thurles Racecourse in Co Tipperary on Thurs 23rd Oct. Race times have yet to be confirmed. Thurles Racecourse is situated 2km west of Thurles Town and 8km west of the M8 Dublin/Cork Rd, on the road to Limerick, Shannon and Galway. Expect delays on the N62 and N75 into Thurles.
LIMERICK: On Thurs 23rd and Fri 24th Oct, the Mary Immaculate College Conferring Ceremonies will take place. Delays can be expected on both the SCR and the Dock Rd as a result.

SLIGO: Sligo Live takes place in Sligo Town until Mon 27th Oct. Events will take place at various locations in the town and delays are expected. On Friday, the heaviest traffic is expected at approx 5pm on all approach routes to Sligo Town. Delays can also be expected in the vicinity of Knocknarea Arena at IT Sligo between 7pm and 8pm each night. Delays are also expected along Teeling St over the course of the festival.

WEXFORD: The Wexford Opera Festival continues until Sat 2nd Nov in Wexford Town. Tonight, a fireworks display is being held on the Quay front in Wexford Town from 6.30pm. Commercial Quay will be closed until 9pm. Expect delays in the area as a result. Various events are taking place over the course of the festival and delays can be expected as a result.

WEXFORD: Wexford Spiegeltent Festival takes place in Wexford Town until Monday 27th Oct. There are a variety of events taking place as part of the festival and this will attract extra traffic to the area. Delays are likely as a result, particularly in the vicinity of the Quay in Wexford Town.

ROADWORKS

KILDARE: A Stop/ Go system will be in place at the Straffan Rd Jct in Maynooth on Thurs 23rd Oct from 8am to 6pm. This is due to works.

KILDARE: The hard shoulder and left lane of the M7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd northbound will be closed each night between J12 Newbridge and J11 M9 from 6pm to 6am the following morning until Sunday morning (26th) Slow down and take extra care as traffic will be reduced to one lane. Tonight (22nd), the off-ramp and on-ramp at J12 Newbridge will also be closed during these times and diversions will be in place. This is to facilitate works.

CORK: Works take place on the N20 Cork /Limerick Rd between Buttevant and Lisballyhay until Dec. Motorists are advised to travel via Doneraile instead. Expect delays.

WESTMEATH: The N52 Mullingar /Kells Rd is closed between Killynan North and Turin South for works until this Fri (24th). Diversions are in place.

LIMERICK: Southbound traffic on the N21 Limerick/ Tralee Rd is being diverted at Newcastle West at the Old Pike R/A onto the Buttevant Rd (R522) before returning to the N21 at St Ita's Terrace until Fri 19th Dec. Northbound traffic will remain unaffected for the duration of the works.

SLIGO: Works will operate on the N16 Sligo/ Blacklion Rd until Fri 24th Oct from 9am to 5pm daily. Expect delays.

KILKENNY: Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on the N78 Kilkenny/ Castlecomer Rd at Ballyhemmin until Fri 24th Oct between 9am and 5pm each day due to works.

LAOIS: The M7 Dublin /Limerick Rd will be closed southbound between J16 Portlaoise East and J17 Portlaoise Centre tonight (22nd) from 9pm to 6am tomorrow (23rd) for works. Diversions will be in place.

WICKLOW: Diversions are in place on the N11 Wexford/ Dublin Rd at Jack Whites due to ongoing works until March 2015. Motorists are being diverted along a new alignment through to the new R/A before rejoining the existing N11. These works have caused delays particularly during rush hours so bear that in mind. 

WESTMEATH: The hard shoulder and left lane of the M6 Galway/ Dublin Rd eastbound are closed between J8 Athlone East and J7 Moate East until 19th June for works. Take extra care in the area.

MONAGHAN: Works will take place on the N12/ Armagh Rd in Monaghan from Piper's Bridge to Tamlat until Fri 24th. Diversions will be in place.

LOUTH: Works will operate on the N53 Castleblayney/ Dundalk Rd until this Friday (24th) from 9am to 7pm daily. Expect delays.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on the N17 Tuam/ Claremorris Rd at Milltown between 7am and 7pm Mon to Fri until mid Dec. Motorists should allow additional time for their journeys and expect delays. This is to facilitate works.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the N63 Galway/ Longford Rd at Newbridge between 7am and 7pm Mon to Fri until mid Dec. Motorists should allow additional time for their journeys and expect delays.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place in Letterfrack between 7am and 7pm Mon to Fri until mid Dec. Motorists should allow additional time for their journeys and expect delays.

MONAGHAN: The N2 Castleblayney Bypass is closed southbound from the Ballybay Rd jct to the Tullyvin R/A until approx. Nov. Diversions are in place. Delays can be expected through Castleblayney as a result.

LONGFORD: A stop/ go system is in place on the N4 Sligo/ Dublin Rd from approx. 1km outside Edgeworthstown to the Ballynagoshen Crossroads in Longford for works until mid Nov. A 60 kmph speed limit will be in place so some disruption to traffic is likely.

KILKENNY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the N78 Kilkenny /Castlecomer Rd for works at Clashduff Bridge until Fri 7th Nov. Expect delays.

DONEGAL: Traffic management is in place on the N15 Stranorlar/ Strabane Rd between Killygordon and Liscooley until Mon 15th Dec due to works taking place.

LOUTH: The  local Fieldstown Rd in Monasterboice will be closed until Friday (24th) for works. Diversions will be in place. 

CORK: The Rosscarbery Pier Rd will be closed daily from 8am to 6pm for works until Mon 19th Jan 2015.

CORK: Rolling road closures are in place in Mallow over Spa Walk, Bridge St, Davis St, Bridewell Lane and Murphys Car Park between 7pm and 7am each night until this Wed (22nd).

KILKENNY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the N77 Kilkenny/ Durrow Rd at Grove Terrace in Ballyragget between 9am and 5pm each day due to works until Thurs 23rd Oct.


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