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Temporary Road Closures for ‘Roon the Toon’ 22 August 2021

On Sunday 22 August the ‘Roon the Toon’ 10K road race is taking place within Kilmarnock.

To allow the event to go ahead safely the following roads will be closed 

  • Dundonald Road,
  • Fowlds Street,
  • Green Street (between London Road and its intersection with Sturrock Street),
  • Holmes Road (between U34 Fairyhill and Dundonald Road),
  • John Finnie Street (between Portland Road and Grange Street)
  • King Street,
  • London Road (closed Westbound only between Holmehouse Road and green Street),
  • Old Mill Road,
  • Portland Road (between West George Street and The Cross),
  • Queens Drive (between B7027 Hurlford Road and Welbeck Street),
  • St Marnock Street,
  • Sturrock Street,
  • The Cross,
  • U34 Fairyhill,
  • Wellbeck Street and A759 (between Dundonald Road and A759 to Gatehead)

A suspension to one way traffic will be in place within

  • King Street (between St Marnock Street and Titchfield Street),
  • St Marnock Street.

These measure will be put in place from 9.00am until 1.00pm On Sunday 22nd August 2021, or until the event is finished.

Whilst roads are closed alternative routes will be signposted with vehicle access to properties within the closures permitted on the instruction of the traffic management marshals when it is safe to do so.

Pedestrian access will be maintained throughout the closure period.