A busy West Lothian roundabout is set to close for over a month to allow essential full road reconstruction work to be carried out. West Lothian Council have advised that the A801 roundabout, which connects to Junction 4 of the M8, will close from Monday 3rd February for an estimated five weeks. To allow the work to be safely completed, both...
Train fares in West Lothian are on the rise with campaigners warning about "another decade of misery" for rail passengers. An 'Anytime Day Single' to Glasgow from Linlithgow now costs £11.30, up from £11 last year. The cost of annual tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow is more eye-watering, however. Annual season tickets between the Scottish capital and Glasgow will now...
The sight of an 'M' road will be known to all Winchburgh residents, with the village being close to both the M9 and M8. Any certainly the sight of a road sign indicating an 'A' or a 'B' road will be a familiar one to any driver. But the sight recently in the village of road signs indicating road...
As temperatures plummet tonight across West Lothian, the council has conformed that 30,000 tonnes of salt available for the winter period, along with a significant fleet of vehicles equipped to tackle winter conditions, such as gritters, multi-purpose vehicles and mini-tractors. However, with over 645 miles of road network and 800 miles of footways to look after, the council has had...
Amy, a single parent from Winchburgh, has raised concerns to us about excessive surface water on the B9080 between Kirkliston and Winchburgh. It is understood the problem is particularly acute where the road crosses Swin Burn. Amy stated, “This time of year is really bad, and after any heavy downpour I dread driving down that road. By the time I...