Traffic News

Last updated: 28/05/2022 08:02:31

Belfast- Road users are advised that the traffic signals at the junction of the Holywood Road and Parkgate Avenue are OUT. Drivers are advised to approach with caution and be prepared to stop and give way until we can have these repaired.

No other reports of any incidents or delays.

Last updated: 27/05/2022 11:43:32

Belfast - road users are advised of possible traffic disruption in the East & South of Belfast and Belfast City Centre on Saturday 28 May 2022 throughout the day as the Northern Ireland Centenary Parade will take place with an expected 20,000 participants /130 bands in the parade and potentially 60,000 spectators along the length of the parade route.

Participants and spectators will arrive at Stormont estate from 9am onwards where a food village and entertainment will be located.


The parade will commence leaving the Stormont Estate at 1pm with the initial bands arriving at Belfast City Hall around 2.30pm – the last band is expected to leave Stormont at 4pm and arrive at City Hall at approx. 5.30pm.


The parade route takes in

  • the Stormont Estate – Upper Newtownards Road – Newtownards Road – Queens Bridge - Ann Street – Victoria Street – High Street – Castle Place - Donegall Place – Donegall Square North – to the Cenotaph at the City Hall.

The PSNI will have traffic management plans in place with road closures planned in east Belfast and the city centre from around 12 noon to 6pm. Road users are advised to expect delays and allow extra time for journeys in this area given the potential for significant disruption to traffic and pedestrian flows.

Last updated: 27/05/2022 06:22:23

Lisburn - the Belsize Road will be closed for resurfacing between its junction's with the Belfast Road and Kirkwoods Road on

Sat 11th June 2022 at 08:00 hrs until Sun 12th June at 18:00hrs

Alternative Route at these times

  • A1 Belfast Road - A1 Queensway - Moss Road and vice versa
Last updated: 27/05/2022 06:22:23

M1 Closed West Bound from Junction 6 to Junction 8 including slip roads for resurfacing from the ;

11th June 21:00 to 12th June 10:00 hrs and from 12th June 21:00 to 13th June 06:00 hrs.

Alternate Route - Saintfield roundabout, Saintfield Road, Sloan Street, Laganbank Road, A1 Hillsborough Road, A1, (then follow ADS for either A1 Southbonud or M1 Westbound)

Last updated: 27/05/2022 13:42:30

B74 Glenshane Road will close at its junction with the Gortnaran Road and A6 at the Northbound Compact Connector on 25th May 2022 until 8th June 2022.

The Kilcatten Road will close at its junction with the B74 Glenshane Rd.

This closure is required for laying of the surface course and permanent road markings.

During the closure a signed diversion will be in place at Gortnaran Rd, B74 Glenshane Road, B69 Baranailt Road (South) and A6 Foreglen Road. Local access will be maintained (update 25/5/22) 


Please see below planned TTM for the A6-D2D scheme W/C- 30/05/22

Lane Closures

New A6 Mainline

Claudy Interchange

Mon 30/05/2022

Thur 02/06/2022

Off peak hours – safety barrier works

New A6 Mainline


Tue 31/05/2022

Wed 01/06/2022

Off peak hours – pavement construction

Traffic Switches

New A6 Mainline

Killaloo - Claudy

Thur 02/06/2022

Moving Traffic on to Westbound Carriageway

Full Road Closures


B74 at Killaloo Interchange

Mon 30/05/2022

Thur 02/06/2022

Open again Thur 04/06/2022 for weekend

Ardmore Road

Full week

Construction of new section of road and tie in to new A6

Mavis Road

Full week

Ervey Road

A6 Glenshane Rd to Birch Rd

Full week

Construction of new section road


Chapel Road

Full week

Construction of new section of road to tie into new roundabout

* Please Note: Occasionally there may be a requirement for a lane / road closure at short notice which may not be captured in this table.

New temporary road layout on the A6 Glenshane Rd at the new Magheraboy roundabout (Dungiven) 

From Saturday 26th March 2022, for approximately 14 weeks, there will be a signed diversion in place and traffic will be transferred onto the new section of road between the new Magheraboy Roundabout, B74 Feeny Rd and the A6 Glenshane Rd (Dungiven bypass).

During this period local access will be maintained for residents between Glenroe Park and the new Roundabout with lane restrictions in place.

Pedestrian access will be maintained on one side of the road only. No through traffic to Dungiven centre will be permitted.  

For further information regarding these works, please visit, telephone 0800 048 2906 or e-mail

Last updated: 12/11/2021 19:31:10

Until further notice the Black’s Road and Cairnshill Park & Rides will be closed each evening at 7.30pm.

The information on this website is provided by DfI (Department for Infrastructure). DfI is the sole roads authority responsible for all public roads, footways, bridges and street lights in Northern Ireland.