Temporary Road Closures - Skerries 100

Dúntadate_range22 Mei, 2022, 12:00am - 27 Mei, 2022, 10:00am

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ROADS ACT 1993  TO 2015– SECTION 75






An application has been received from the Loughshinny Motorcycle Supporters Club for permission to temporarily close roads in the Skerries area for the purpose of holding a motorcycle race.  It is proposed that the roads will be closed from 12.00pm to 8.30pm Saturday 2nd July 2022 and 8.00am to 6.30pm Sunday 3rd July 2022.



The road closures will be as follows:-


  • Portion of the R127 from Balcunnin Cross in a north easterly direction towards Skerries, past Milverton House to the first right hand intersection.
  • The Baldongan – Milverton Road in a southerly direction to the intersection with the Baldongan- Skerries Road (Golf Road).
  • Portion of the Baldongan – Skerries Road (Golf Road) in a south-westerly direction to Baldongan Cross.
  • Portion of Ladywell - Ballykea Road (Loughshinny Road) from Baldongan Cross to Balcunnin Cross.



Alternative routes available for vehicular traffic are as follows:-


Traffic from R127 Dublin/Lusk to Skerries

Northbound traffic from the R127 Lusk Ring Road head east on the R128 from the Remount Roundabout towards Rush. Continue to Rush on the R128 Whitestown Road and onto R128 Main St Rush. Continue on the R128 Skerries Road towards Loughshinny/Skerries. Head west onto the Shenick Road just south of Skerries and continue west onto Miller’s Lane to re-join the R127.


Traffic from Skerries  to R127 Lusk/Dublin.

From the R127 Dublin Road head east on Miller’s Lane towards the Shenick Road. Head south on the R128 Rush Road and continue through Loughshinny towards Rush. Continue west onto Main St Rush. Head west on the R128 Whitestown Road towards Lusk. Re-join the R127 at the Remount Roundabout in Lusk.


Local Traffic from R127 Kennedy’s Corner around Circuit towards Skerries

Local traffic northbound to head west on the L1165 Collinstown. Continue north on Killary Grove, Darcystown Road and then east towards Lancaster Cottages. Then continue southeast on Grange Lodge Avenue towards Togher Hill re-joining the R127 at the Bridge Roundabout Skerries.


Local Traffic from R127 Skerries around Circuit towards R127 Lusk

From the R127 Bridge Roundabout Skerries, head northwest towards Togher Hill, Grange Lodge Avenue to Lancaster Cottages. Then continue south on Darcystown Road, then onto Killary Grove. Head east on the L1165 Collinstown to re-join the R127 at Kennedy’s corner.


Local access for residents and businesses will be maintained at all times. Emergency Services access will also be made available in event of an emergency.



Any person may lodge an objection online through the Consultation Portal, at https://consult.fingal.ie, or in writing to the Senior Executive Officer, Balbriggan/Rush-Lusk/Swords Operational Area, Fingal County Council, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, to arrive no later than 10.00am on Monday 27th June 2022.


Martina O’Connor

Administrative Officer

Balbriggan/Rush-Lusk/Swords Operational Area



All comments, including the names of those making comments, which are submitted to the Council regarding this Temporary Road Closure will form part of the statutory report to be presented to the monthly meeting of Fingal County Council.


Accordingly the statutory report will list the persons or bodies who made submissions or observations with respect to the proposed Temporary Road Closure in accordance with the regulations of the Road Traffic Act 1994.


The submissions will also be included in the minutes of that meeting and consequently will appear on the Council’s Website. By making a submission the name of individual or bodies will appear on the statutory report and minutes of the meeting.


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