Tag: A83

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Petition urges Rest and be Thankful probe

‘The work by the Scottish government to date whilst welcome has not and will not provide stability to the only lifeline road in and out of Argyll, and it can be said confidently if the M8 between Glasgow and Edinburgh were to constantly be blocked it would not take 19 years to find a permanent solution’

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MSP backs village speed limit campaign

‘Sadly, we seem to have ended up with the situation where action taken to reduce traffic speed in one community has had the unintended consequence of increasing it in another’

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Rest disruption takes Inveraray off bus route

Frequent closures at the Rest and be Thankful have caused an increasing level of disruption to the Citylink Oban service via Inveraray which has been re-routed the road for winter because of it

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Engineers plan Inveraray sea wall repair

‘The temporary traffic lights currently operational on the A83 in Inveraray were put in place as a safety precaution earlier this year after teams discovered some undermining behind the sea wall’

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MSPs debate Rest as convoy introduced

Highlands and Islands MSP called for a parliamentary debate on the next steps for the A83 Rest and Be Thankful, and the plans to deliver a permanent, long-term solution to the ongoing debacle