The A7 Trunk Road (Muckle Toon Half Marathon and 10k) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road) Order 2018

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 A6091/A7 Melrose - Galashiels - Carlisle Trunk Road from its junction with Glenesk Road, in a generally northward direction, to the centre point of the Highmill Bridge, a distance of 2.31 kilometres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate the Muckle Toon Half Marathon and 10k events will be in operation from 16 June until 17 June 2018 and will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as is indicated by the appropriate traffic signs.

The Order does not apply to vehicles being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or; a vehicle being used for facilitating the holding of the relevant event.

Alternative Routes

No alternative route to be signed.

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 16 Jun 2018 End date 17 Jun 2018 Status Region