The A83 Trunk Road (Rest and be Thankful) (Temporary Prohibition on use of Road) Order 2018

The Scottish Ministers give notice that they have made the above Order temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A83 Tarbet – Lochgilphead – Campbeltown Trunk Road at the Rest and Be Thankful, from a point 4 kilometres or thereby east of the junction with the A815 Dunoon road in an eastwards, southwards and southeastwards direction to a point 5 kilometres or thereby southeast of the junction with the B828 Lochgoilhead road, a distance of 7.5 kilometres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate filming on the Trunk Road, will be in operation from 15 February 2018 to 16 February 2018. Restrictions on the trunk road will only be in operation for short periods of no more than five minutes during this time.

The Order does not apply to vehicles while being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle used in connection with filming on the road or a vehicle being used in connection with the placing of the required signage.

Alternative Routes

An alternative route for traffic during the prohibition 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 15 Feb 2018 End date 16 Feb 2018 Status Region