Road users are advised that the Pentland road link is closed midway across the island, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar announced this morning (Thursday May 24th)

The closiure runs from today, 24th May until Friday 29th June for essential bridge replacement works between the Achmore and Breascleit branch road junctions.

Local access will still be available up to the bridge location at Abhainn Grioda from both the Stornoway and Carloway sides.

The Comhairle apologises for any inconvenience caused.