Tag: ek expressway

EK Expressway Closure

As with last night, there’s another closure on the EK Expressway this evening. The A725 Ek Expressway Slip On From Main Street at Douglas Street To A725 West bound To Raith, Blantyre, Glasgow, is closed overnight with diversions in place. Works should be completed by morning.

Storm Damage: Tree down on Expressway

Drivers are urged to take care on the A725 EK Expressway amidst reports that a tree has fallen in today’s storm. It appears to have fallen on to the inside lane as if you’re heading up to the Whirlies Roundabout. Report suggests drivers are having to take evasive action to avoid it. The incident has […]

EK Expressway Roadworks

There’s misery in store for Drivers this month with a series of roadworks taking place on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway during October. Amongst the planned works is the much needed resurfacing work on the A725 between the EK Whirlies Roundabout and down to High Blantyre’s sliproad at Crossbasket at High Blantyre. Works at that […]

EK Expressway Accident

There’s been an accident on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway. Vehicles have been involved in a collision sometime just after 9pm this evening, Thursday 26 September 2019 near the High Blantyre turn off. As of 9.15pm, emergency services including fire and ambulance have just arrived. Local residents report of hearing an “extremely loud bang”. We […]

Expressway Closure

The A725 EK Expressway is to close eastbound at High Blantyre for a full weekend in August due to necessary resurfacing works. Scotland TranServ, on behalf of Transport Scotland, will begin the resurfacing on Friday, August 9, at 8pm and the road will re-open on Monday, August 12, at 6am. The closure will stretch from […]

Accident EK Expressway

Coming from Raith There’s an accident on the EK Expressway A725, coming from Raith currently causing rushhour tailbacks. Sometime around 4.35pm this afternoon, Wednesday 10 July 2019, a blue vehicle on the fast lane was involved in a collision with the front being damaged considerably. Occupants are out and appear ok, but emergency services had […]

Serious Accident: EK Expressway

Long Tailbacks We’re receiving reports of a serious vehicle accident on the East Kilbride Expressway heading up towards the Whirlies.  The accident, which happened just before 2pm today, Saturday 8th December 2018, currently has traffic completely gridlocked.  A blue car has overturned and the nature and position of it, would suggest a most serious accident […]

Exclusive: Raith Realignment continues

You may have noticed you were travelling on a new road today if you were going to work in Bellshill. The next part of the Raith Interchange roadworks has in the last 24 hours seen traffic travelling up to the M8 and Bellshill, coming from Uddingston and Blantyre, now diverted on to the new section […]