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Drimoleague Road Trotting Races

Road Closure - R586 Bantry Road, Drimoleague on Sunday 9th February, 2020 (12noon to 5pm) to facilitate Drimoleague Road Trotting Races.




Pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, & Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, notice is hereby given that Cork County Council proposes to temporarily close the following road for the period and reason specified below:-

Road Subject of Proposed Closure

R586 Bantry Road, Drimoleague – between its junction with the R593 at Aghaville Cross, and its junction with the R594 in Drimoleague

Period of Proposed Closure

From 12.00hrs to 17.00hrs Sunday 9th February, 2020

Reason for Proposed Closure

To facilitate Drimoleague Road Trotting Races

Alternative Routes

Travelling westwards: In Drimoleague, at the junction with the R593, turn left onto the R593 (Skibbereen Road) and proceed to Derreeny Bridge (Bauravilla). Turn right at Bauravilla onto the R594 and proceed through Caheragh onto the R586 at Aghaville Cross.

Travelling eastwards: At Aghaville Cross, at the junction with the R594, turn right onto the R594 (Skibbereen Road) and proceed through Caheragh to Bauravilla. Turn left at the Bauravilla junction onto the R593 (towards Drimoleague) and proceed to the R586 at Drimoleague.

Objections to this proposed temporary road closure should be made in writing, to the undersigned, quoting Ref: TRC-3-2020, not later than 5pm on Wednesday 22nd January, 2020. Telephone contact details should be included in the objection.

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork