Phoenix Natural Gas is currently extending the natural gas pipeline within County Down. For further information on the extension programme, you can download the information booklet here:
Gas to East Down Project
This page provides real-time updates on current works and information on road closures and diversions.
Current affected areas:-
Chestnut Road is closed between the junctions of Cargygray Road and Edenavaddy Road until Sunday 12 March 2017. A diversion is in operation.
Chestnut Road Diversion Map
Grove Road is closed between the junctions of B7 Dromore Road and B175 Spa Road from Monday 6 February 2017 until Monday 8 May 2017 inclusive. A diversion is in operation.
Grove Road Diversion Map
A lane closure is due to take place on B2 Annacloy Road from Monday 13 February until Sunday 30 April 2017 inclusive.
A lane closure on the A7 Belfast Road is due to take place between Monday 20 February and Sunday 16 April 2017 inclusive.
Ballymacormick Road is due to be closed to traffic between the junction of Hillsborough Road and Backnamullagh Road, commencing Monday 20 February 2017 until Sunday 21 May 2017 inclusive. A diversion will be in operation.
Ballymacormick Road Diversion Map
A lane closure is due to take place on Dromara Road at the junction of Old Coach Road from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 February 2017 inclusive.
Edentrillick Road is closed to traffic between McKees Bridge Road and Knox Road until Monday 13 March 2017 inclusive. A diversion is in operation.
Edentrillick Road Diversion Map
Drumlough Road is due to close between Magheraconluce Road and Magheraconluce Lane between Monday 13 and Monday 20 February inclusive. A diversion will be in operation.
Drumlough Road Diversion Map
*Please note, these are estimated timescales and may be affected by changing conditions. Please check this page for continued updates to works information*
Works are also in progress to connect homes and businesses to the main natural gas pipeline. Roads currently experiencing infill activity include:
- Station Lane
- The Brae
- Brae Park, Place and Grove
- The Square (town centre)
- Blackwater Heights
- Grove Road
- Croob Park
- Clanwilliam Court & Cottages
- Riverside Meadows
- Riverside Road
- The Drumlins
- Culcavy Road
- Eglantine Park & Close
- Harry's Road
- Grove Park
- The Old Mill
- Aghnatrisk Rd