East Down Project

A7 Gas 13

Breaking new ground en route to East Down

Updated 7th August 2020

We are 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.  


  • Kings Hill Avenue - Works are ongoing.


  • Ballylone Road - Work commences Tuesday 11 August for 3 days. 
  • Fountain Court - Work commences Thursday 13 August for 1 week.


Saintfield Arterial Works Schedule

  • Listooder Road - Works are ongoing.
  • Crossgar Road - Works are ongoing.
  • Shrewsbury Dale and Heights - Work commences Monday 10 August for 2 weeks.


  • Bishops Hill - Works are ongoing.
  • Rowantree Glen - Work commences Friday 7 August for 1 week.
  • Barronstown Road - Work commences Friday 14 August for 1 week.


  • Park Lane Mews - Work commences Monday 10th August for 1 week.

*Please note, these are estimated timescales and may be affected by changing conditions. Please check this page for continued updates to works information*

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