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Out of Hours Works

There will be instances when works are required to take place outwith the standard working hours of Monday - Friday 7am - 7pm and Saturday 8am - 1pm. All out of hours work are approved by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Please see below a list of works scheduled to take place outside the project's normal working hours. 

Site wide - Saturdays from 27 August to 24 September - 8am to 4pm

To carry out system infrastructure works we will be extending site hours on Saturdays during the above period on all sections of work. Minimal disruption expected.


Local site - Leith Walk and N Leith Sands Substations - Saturdays and Sundays from 10 September to 23 October 2022 - 8am to 4pm

We will be working additional hours on weekends in the above locations to carry out system infrastructure works. Minimal disruption expected.


Local site - York Place - September / October 2022 - 7pm to 5am

We will be working additional hours, between 7pm and 5am at York Place on the dates below:

  • Wednesday 21 to Saturday 24 September
  • Sunday 25 to Thursday 29 September 
  • Sunday 2 October to Friday 7 October

This is to carry out system infrastructure works and will also involve a closure of the westbound carriageway between Broughton Junction and Elder Street. The carriageway will be open during daytime hours throughout this period. More information about the York Place works can be found in our news article.


Local site - Melrose Drive - Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October - 8am to 5pm

There will be out of hours working in the above location to carry out project works.


Local site - Picardy Place to Annandale Street - weekends from 1 October - 8am to 5pm

On 2 October 2022 there will be changes to the traffic management arrangements on the northbound section of Leith Walk between Antigua Street and Annandale Street to allow final surfacing works. This will involve a full northbound road closure for approximately three weeks from the Picardy Place turnback to Annandale Street. Please note the Picardy Place turnback will remain operational throughout the duration of these works. To accommodate these works there will be additional weekend working from 8am to 5pm. Read more details about the works at Picardy Place - Annandale Street.