Traffic & Weather

Advance Warning Of A701 Temporary Traffic Lights at Heathhall

Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the A701 at Heathhall from 13th September for approximately two weeks to facilitate New housing in...
Perfect Storm Could Prompt A75 Decision

Perfect Storm Could Prompt A75 Decision

The fate of the A75 and A77 upgrades could be determined in the next six months, according to Finlay Carson, MSP for Galloway and...
Europe experiences warmest year on record in 2020

Europe Experiences Warmest Year On Record In 2020

The latest edition in an annual series of global climate reports shows that Europe experienced its warmest year in 2020 by a considerable amount. The...
National Campaign To Tackle Drug Driving Launched

National Campaign To Tackle Drug Driving Launched

Drivers who put others at risk by drug driving will be the focus of a campaign over the next few weeks. Road Policing officers will...
PORSCHE DRIVER KILLED IN FATAL A74(M) MULTIPLE VEHICLE CRASH

Porsche Driver Killed In Fatal A74(M) Multiple Vehicle Crash

Police Scotland are appealing for witnesses following a fatal crash involving three vehicles which happened on the A74(M) near to junction 14 near Elvanfoot. The...

£9.5 Million Upgrade On Key Cumbria Route To Start In September

An eagerly-anticipated scheme to improve safety and journeys on a key route into south Cumbria from the M6 enters the main construction phase next...
A75 CARSLUITH ROADWORKS SWITCH TO NIGHTS FROM TONIGHT

A75 Carsluith Roadworks Switch To Nights From Tonight

Following feedback from the community, maintenance on the A75 between Kirkdale House and Carsluith Junction will switch to overnight only works from Tuesday 10th...
Demands Grow Over A75 and A77 Upgrade

Demands Grow Over A75 & A77 Upgrade

Joint efforts are to continue to build a strong strategic case for urgent investment in the A75 and A77.   Three local authorities – Dumfries and...
Landmark report stresses urgency of climate crisis

Landmark Report Stresses Urgency Of Climate Crisis

Time is short to avert the worst impacts of climate change, but the report also reminds us there is no scientific reason to delay...
Glasgow to Ayr train services back on track

Glasgow To Ayr Train Services Back On Track

All ScotRail services between Glasgow and Ayr have started running normally again since Friday, 30 July, after the line was closed following a devastating...