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Queensferry Crossing to have 10 months of lane restrictions

More lane restrictions will be in place on the Queensferry Crossing over the next 10 months due to “snagging” issues, it has emerged.

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There will be days without any service.

When can I get a train over Christmas and New Year?

ScotRail has released the Christmas and New Year schedule, with warnings that there will be no trains on certain days over the festive period.

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The roadworks come just a few months after the bridge opened. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Queensferry Crossing faces lane closure over ‘snagging works’

The new Queensferry Crossing, whicih is just a few months old, is already facing resurfacing work which will mean some traffic will be diverted to the old Forth Road Bridge.

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Extra train carriages for busy weekend of sport

Extra train carriages for busy weekend of sport

With a busy weekend of sport ahead, extra carriages are to be added to as many train services as possible to keep customers moving.

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Electric line train’s test positive

Electric line train’s test positive

The electrification of the Edinburgh to Glasgow mainline is rolling on as a new train was tested on the electrified route for the first time.

Lifestyle
Flight path saga rumbles on

Flight path saga rumbles on

The saga over Edinburgh Airport’s flight paths plan looks set to rumble on, according to Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine.

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The Bridge will reopen. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Revealed: Forth Road Bridge reopening date

It has been revealed that the Forth Road Bridge is to reopen after being closed to traffic for over a month.

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Edinburgh Airport pressure group say works will hit otherwise quiet communities with noise issues and question the future of second runway

Runway works will bring noise concerns

Bo’ness is one of eight areas around Edinburgh Airport that will be affected by noise from planes as the main runway is repaired.

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Flight path review suspended

Flight path review suspended

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) review of proposed changes to Edinburgh Airport’s flight paths has been suspended.

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MP calls for talks over airport’s flight path plans

MP calls for talks over airport’s flight path plans

MP for Edinburgh West Christine Jardine has asked the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for an urgent meeting with Edinburgh Airport’s flight path plans affecting the South Queensferry community.

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THe queensferry crossing at rush hour.

Transport chiefs urged: ‘Reopen Forth Road Bridge’

Transport bosses have been urged to reopen the Forth Road Bridge to ease traffic chaos on its replacement.

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Queensferry Crossing. Picture: Transport Scotland

Traffic chaos as tailbacks hit new bridge

The Queensferry Crossing’s first morning rush hour has been hit by major tailbacks in both directions.

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Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Services are back to normal at Croy Station after a lorry smashed into a nearby bridge

Environment
Travel disruption for Queensferry residents

Travel disruption for Queensferry residents

Motorists are being warned to expect travel disruption in South Queensferry for around three months.

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Indecent assault on train

Indecent assault on train

A train passenger who pulled up the skirt of a woman is being hunted by police

Crime
Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Overhead power cables on the main Edinburgh-Glasgwo line will be live for testing from Saturday, September 2.

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Yong Keh Kee tried to smuggle around 10 kilos of cannabis through Edinburgh Airport.

Expansion underway at Edinburgh Airport

Work on an £80 milion expansion to Edinburgh Airport has begun to cope with anticipated sharp rise in passengers.

Transport
Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Over 3000 residents have signed an online petition against the closure of a public road which connects Grangemouth with Bo’ness.

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Elderly woman dies after fall on bus

Elderly woman dies after fall on bus

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly passenger died following a fall on a bus in Linlithgow High Street.

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