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You can also email: Find information on Roadworks and travel disruption HERE (this section is under development)  We also have linked with the Edintravel Map HERE 

Gritting routes and grit bin locations can be found HERE

Speed reductions from 40mph to 30 mph proposed - comments invited

Various Roads - Edinburgh

Proposed Amendments to speed limits TRO/20/20/ADY

The City of Edinburgh Council proposes to promote an order which will reduce the speed limit from 40 mph to 30 mph on various roads in Edinburgh. Details are on the Council website Objections can be made when the proposals are formally advertised, “at an early date”, but comments are invited by 16 September to Andrew D Young, Traffic Orders Administration Officer on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Essential Gas Works on Redford Road area -update 18 September

SGN have written to update us of works from 22nd September 


 This phase of our mains replacement project in Redford Road is now complete.

Redford Barracks, Edinburgh.

  • We’re looking to start work on Tuesday the 22 September 2020 to abandon and replace our existing gas mains with new plastic pipe in the Redford Avenue (Redford Barracks) area of Edinburgh. This will last approximately two weeks.
  • Traffic Management – two way working and no traffic lights required.
  • Two way traffic will be maintained.
  • This involves working next to the bus stop.
  • Lothian buses have been informed. Temporary bus stop will be put in place.

Future works:

  • Later this year as part of our mains replacement programme we’ll start work in the residential area of Thorburn Road and I will notify once we have a planned start date.
  • In 2021 we will continue the project and will be working at the Colinton roundabout – notification will be provided when we have a planned start date.


Caroline Lawrie, Stakeholder and Community Manager
T: +44 (0)131 469 1701 (: 31701)
M: +44 (0)7747 7577 99
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SGN, Axis House, 5 Lonehead Drive, Newbridge, Edinburgh,EH28 8TG

Updated Lothian Buses Schedule - 45 back from 13/9


Lothian Buses Update 13 September
Service 45 is being reinstated from September 13th, daytime every 30 minutes from Monday to Friday.
Night bus services will also resume. 


Skylink 400

Minor timetable changes on Monday-Friday with additional capacity for Firrhill, St Augustines and Forrester pupils. 

Additional service from 17 August

0750 Kaimes to Clovenstone 0811

1530 Gyle Centre to Fairmilehead X roads 1603