Overnight Closures for Kingston Bridge Lift

As part of Transport Scotland’s strategic trunk road maintenance programme, Scotland TranServ will next week supervise a significant element of the M8 Kingston Bridge South Approaches cope and parapet upgrading works.

In order to carry out this work it will be necessary to close the M8 Westbound and
M74 Southbound OVERNIGHT from 10.30pm on the evening of Tuesday 28th to 6am on the following morning of Wednesday 29th November.

Further info can be found at http://www.trafficscotland.org.

Clean up day 3rd December

Clean up day on Sunday 3rd December – Looking for Volunteers
 
Hello everyone, we will be doing a small clean up day on Sunday the 3rd December from 10:00 – 12:00. We will start at Broomhouse Community Centre and work our way from there. Just light litter picking in time for Christmas 🙂
 
Equipment will be provided by Glasgow City Council (litter pickers, gloves etc) We are looking for around 10 – 15 people. If you are interested in coming along please post a comment on our Facebook page. Small refreshments and snacks will be provided.
 
Thank you 🙂

Broomhouse Children’s Christmas Party

Broomhouse Community Council is pleased to announce the Broomhouse Children’s Christmas Party on Saturday 9th December 15:00 – 17:00 at the Mailcoach on Hamilton Road.

Spaces are limited to 50 for Children aged 11 and under staying in the Broomhouse area. To reserve your space email –

xmasparty@broomhouse.org

The email address will be open on Monday the 20th November at 09:00.

See the flyer for more details –

BCC Christmas Flyer 2017

 

Christmas Lights Switch On (Road Closures)

As part of this year’s Christmas Lights Switch on the following roads will be closed to all traffic at the times listed below.

06:00hrs to 23:59hrs on the 19 November 2017

  1. Anchor Lane, for its whole length
  2. Cochrane Street, for its whole length
  3. Dundas Lane, for its whole length
  4. Dundas Street, between West George Street and Dundas Lane
  5. George Square (east part), for its whole length
  6. George Square (north part), for its whole length
  7. George Square (south part), for its whole length
  8. George Square (west part), for its whole length
  9. George Street, between Montrose Street and George Square
  10. Hanover Street, for its whole length
  11. John Street, between Ingram Street and Martha Street
  12. Martha Street, for its whole length
  13. 13. Montrose Street (Northbound), between Ingram Street and Cochrane Street
  14. Nelson Mandela Place (north part), for its whole length
  15. Nelson Mandela Place (south part), for its whole length
  16. North Frederick Street, for its whole length
  17. North Hanover Street, between George Square and Queen Street Station vehicle access
  18. South Frederick Street, for its whole length
  19. West George Street, between West Nile Street and George Square

06:30hrs to 07:30hrs on the 19 November 2017

  1. Ingram Street, (West bound) between Queen Street and Glassford Street
  2. Queen Street, between Ingram Street and George Square

12:00hrs to 23:59hrs on the 19 November 2017

  1. Montrose Street (Southbound), between George Street and Ingram Street
  2. George Street, between Montrose Street and Shuttle Street.

16:00hrs to 23:59hrs on the 19 November 2017

  1. 3. Ingram Street, (West bound) between Queen Street and Glassford Street
  2. Queen Street, between Ingram Street and George Square

 

More information can be found by phoning TRAFFCOM Control Centre – 0141 287 6622

Muirhead Road Railway Bridge Update



An update received today from TRAFFCOM Glasgow City Council LES.

The temporary traffic road order at Muirhead Road Railway Bridge will finish on 12th of November 2017.

However due to unexpected additional works with the service diversions, the road is required to remain closed until the 16th of November. A Temporary Restriction to Use of Roads (closure) has been approved to allow the completion of these works. This temporary restriction will take effect from Sunday 12th of November 2017 (00:01hrs) to the 16th of November 2017 (18:00hrs).

The temporary restriction will prohibit the use of Muirhead Road from the extended southwest kerb line of South Scott Street, southwards for a distance of 100 m (both sides of the road).

We will keep you posted of any further updates.

Broomhouse Community Council