Royal rail visit sees Tweedbank road closures

There will be a number of road closures and car park restrictions in force from Saturday onwards.

Those affecting Tweedbank, where the Queen opens the railway on Wednesday, are:

Car Parking

Parking will not be allowed on the following roads from 6am on Saturday, September 5 until 5pm on Wednesday, September 9:

z Tweedbank Drive, Tweedbank – from Essenside Drive to the Melrose Roundabout

z Tweedbank Industrial Estate - West Entrance

z New Tweedbank Station Road

z B6374 – from Lowood Bridge to Waverley Road, Melrose

z Waverley Road, Melrose – from the B6360 to Abbotsford Road, Darnick

z B6360 – from Melrose Roundabout (A6091) to Waverley Road, Melrose.

Road Closures

Tweedbank Industrial Estate West Entrance – from Tweedbank Drive southwards for a distance of 65 metres will be closed to vehicles from 6am on Saturday, September 5 until 5pm on Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

Tweedbank Drive – from Craw Wood to the Tweedbank Industrial Estate East Entrance - will be closed to vehicles on September 5 between 10am and 3.30pm.

Alternative route

Southbound – east on Tweedbank Drive and enter industrial estate from East Entrance.

Northbound – the above in reverse.

Temporary one-way 
system

The roads in Tweedbank Industrial Estate will have a one way order in place between 6am on Saturday, September 5, and 5pm on Wednesday, September 9.