Carriageway Patching Works

West Dunbartonshire Council will be carrying out essential carriageway surfacing works on A814 Dumbarton Road between Little Mill Court – Manse Road, Bowling These resurfacing works are programmed to take place form 18th July for 3 weeks. West Dunbartonshire Council will extend there working times to try and complete these works as efficiently and as safety as possible. Diversion Route for this project is via A82 Great Western Road – Mountblow Road and vice versa. Within the Bowling there will be traffic Marshalls onsite to assist road users during this project.  

Working Times

From 08:00hrs – 18:00hrs.

Due to insufficient road width throughout this project the A814 Dumbarton Road, will require a road closure  for the 3 week duration,  however once each phase are fully completed these will be opened to residents who stay within Bowling.  Public Services such as Buses, will be unfortunately suspended for the duration of this project again to the insufficient road width as aren’t sufficient safety zones for road operatives and public due to the size of machinery that will be utilised for these works. Bowling as Alternative methods of public transport such are Scotland Rail, note please check times of train as they change frequent.

Bus Services

Services 1/1A, operated by First Glasgow

Due to carriageway resurfacing works from Monday 18 July until Sunday 7 August, services 1 & 1A towards Dumbarton will operate normal route Dumbarton Road, Old Kilpatrick, Gavinburn on slip to A82, Dunglass Roundabout and continue A82 normal route. Towards Osborne Street, Glasgow, the services will operate normal route A82, Dunglass Roundabout continue A82, Mountblow Road off slip and slip on to A82 westbound, Gavinburn off slip, left Dumbarton Road to continue normal route through Old Kilpatrick. Delays are expected. Passengers in Bowling are advised to use bus stops on Dumbarton Road near Gavinburn Primary School or Bowling Rail Station. Passengers in Old Kilpatrick will still have bus services but may experience delays.

  • 1st Week, 18th July - 22nd  July location Little Mill Court – Clyde View Court
  • 2nd Week, 25th July - 29th July location between Clyde View Court – Scott Avenue.
  • 3rd Week 1st August  - 5th August  location between Scott Avenue – Manse Road

To comply with health and safety legislation whilst carrying out the work it will be necessary to close the affected section of carriageway to all vehicles except works vehicles and emergency vehicles.

We apologise in advance for any inconvenience these essential work will cause you and appreciate your patience and co-operation in helping us improve your local road network.


Traffic Restriction Order of Bowling