The Forth Road Bridge, which has been closed to all vehicles for urgent and necessary repair, and will no re open until New Year.
In response to this, and the implications it will have on businesses in Lanarkshire, Choose Lanarkshire have added Traffic Scotland news and Forth Road Bridge to their live twitter feed. If you are not following us, please add us www.twitter.com/bizlanarkshire . This will ensure that business can keep up to date as new information comes through.
This road closure will not only affect local businesses that use the bridge to transport goods and services to and from Lanarkshire, but all business will face a disruption at this time. Please plan your journeys carefully to allow time for longer journey times.
Both the Kincardine and Clackmannanshire Bridges are now open to all vehicles, please use both but expect delays on approach.
Trains to and from Cumbernauld will also be affected by the closure, please check the Scotrail website for details and updates.
During this period if you have any concerns about the impact this closure will have on your business please do not hesitate to contact us through the contact us form on our website or twitter.
Further information on the planned works: transportscotland.gov.uk/project/forth-replacement-