Archive for the ‘transport’ Category

Tralee Link Path begins

It is a delight to see the work starting to create the Tralee Road Link path down to the Sustrans Safe Route to School. This will mean our local youngsters no longer have to use the narrow bridge over the railway but can safely drop down from the pavement along the Tralee road, on to […]

September 13, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Benderloch, Community Council, transport  No Comments

A828 Road Closures for September

It is getting hard to keep up with BEAR and their plans, changed plans, new plans and then actions. Here is an 8 page document telling us the latest ideas to get the areas of road from Ballachulish to Connel fixed over September which includes planned daytime closures and disruption to the A828 at Creagan, […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: transport  No Comments

Petition in support of the path joining the Sustrans tracks at Ledaig

Following the busy meeting at Connel Hall last month where Sustrans shared their progress on negotiations and designs for the completion of the multi-user track at Ledaig, a member of the community has drafted the following petition in support of Scotways creating the existing path a right of way. https://www.change.org/p/ardchattan-community-counci-complete-the-ledaig-section-of-the-ncn78-cycle-route/nftexp3/ and there is a facebook […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: Community Council, transport  No Comments

new Sustrans Arts fund

The ‘ArtRoots fund’ is now live and accepting applications! This is a fund for grants of between £100 – £1,500 for community groups to improve sections of the NCN with aesthetic improvements such as sculptures, landscaping, benches, murals and so on. It is open to applications until 10th February 2017 with all funding to be […]

January 9, 2017   Posted in: transport  No Comments

A828 works on road north of Benderloch delayed again

4TH GENERATION TERM CONTRACT FOR MANAGEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF THE SCOTTISH TRUNK ROAD NETWORK – NORTH WEST UNIT A828 NORTH OF BENDERLOCH – CONSULTATION UPDATE We regret to inform you that due to an unforeseen quarry breakdown which has impacted on our resurfacing programme, the works on the A828 North of Benderloch due to commence […]

December 1, 2016   Posted in: Community Council, transport  No Comments

Sustrans Route – south of Benderloch – options appraisal report

Sustrans have been undertaking route option appraisal and feasibility work for the gap section on the National Cycle Network (NCN) route 78 which exists south of Benderloch.  During this time they have met with key landowners and the local communities – all of whom are fully supportive of the NCN in the area and the […]

August 24, 2016   Posted in: Roads, sustainability, transport  No Comments

Ardchattan Community Council : Tralee Link Path

Following a number of incidents causing safety worries the Community council are working with the Council, land owners, Sustrans and Lochnell school to create a safe path from the Tralee road down by the bridge to the Sustrans /Safer route to school track under the old railway bridge. 30 Sept 2016 Reference: 16/02600/PP Officer: Judith […]

July 1, 2016   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Benderloch, Community Council, transport  No Comments

Bus Timetable from August 2015

http://www.westcoastmotors.co.uk/media/14656/405-august-2015.pdf  

August 5, 2015   Posted in: Community, transport  No Comments

Live Eye Views – Trafficscotland – Dalmally and RBT

http://trafficscotland.org/lev A new service from Traffic Scotland, with web cams at Dalmally and the Rest and Be Thankful. Also Altnafeadh Could be very useful this winter ! Bookmark it for future reference.

November 27, 2010   Posted in: Community, Roads, transport  No Comments

Connel Bridge timing problems

Does anyone know what is happening the Connel Bridge? Once again the traffic backed up last evening – this time to the south – dangerously so.

October 1, 2010   Posted in: transport  No Comments