The A68 Trunk Road (Cranstoun Church) (Temporary Prohibition On Use of Road) Order 2017

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 A68 Edinburgh – Carter Bar Trunk Road, from its junction with the southbound on slip of the A6106 at Fordel junction, to its junction with the B6372 at Oxenfoord junction, a total distance of 1.9 kilometres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate the Cranstoun Remembrance Sunday event will be in operation from 12 November 2017 until 13 November 2017 and will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as and is indicated by the appropriate traffic signs.

The Order does not apply to vehicles while being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle being used for carrying out the works.

Alternative Routes

An alternative route for traffic during the restriction is not required

For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit

A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers
Transport Scotland
Buchanan House
58 Port Dundas Road
Glasgow G4 0HF


Start date 12 Nov 2017 End date 13 Nov 2017 Status Region