B880 The String road between Brodick and Shiskine will be closed at Glenloig for major carriageway improvements from Monday 17th March - Wednesday 21st May 2014 with the exception of Easter weekend (17 April from 5pm until 8am 22 April) will be opened to all vehicular traffic via traffic lights.
During the closure period, there will be a convoy in operation for vehicular traffic two times a day at 7am-8am & 1230-1pm and then traffic lights will be in operation from 7pm until 8am until 6 May when the reconstruction work is due to start
Diversion routes for vehicular traffic are necessary during the road closure. The main route will be by way of the main coastal road from Brodick through Lamlash, Kilmory & Blackwaterfoot onto the B880, The String & vice versa. The Ross Road will also be available for local traffic. The road between Brodick and Lochranza is NOT affected by this closure.
Please allow extra travel time for ferry travel during this road closure period.
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