The A8 Trunk Road (Gibbshill Road to Sinclair Street, Greenock) (Temporary Prohibition of Specified Turns) Order 2018

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(1)(a) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the M8/ A8 Edinburgh to Greenock Trunk Road from its junction with Gibbshill Road to its junction with Sinclair Street for a distance of 580 metres of thereby; from making the following turns:

All right turns from the westbound carriageway of the M8/ A8 Edinburgh to Greenock Trunk Road to the road known as Access Road to Great Harbour.

The Order, which is required to facilitate works on that length of trunk road, will be from 17 April 2018 until 18 April 2018, will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as 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

The alternative routes for traffic during the prohibition will be signposted. Detailed description can also be obtained at Scotland TranServ,  150 Polmadie Road, Glasgow, G5 0HD.

For information about roadwork’s 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 17 Apr 2018 End date 18 Apr 2018 Status Region