Temporary traffic restrictions and road closures for the Let’s Rock music festival

Restrictions and road closures will be in place for various times from Friday June 17 to Sunday June 19 at 2am due to the Let’s Rock Music Festival at Dalkeith Country Park on Saturday June 18.

Working with the police and organizers

The council is working with UK Live and the police to ensure the event causes minimal disruption.

All the details

Full details of traffic restrictions can be found on the tell me scotland website.

Summary of main restrictions

From Friday June 17 at 6 p.m. to Sunday June 19 at 2 a.m., temporary restrictions on waiting, loading or unloading will be put in place on the sections of the:

  • A6094 High Street from Musselburgh Road
  • A6094 Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith – residents will still be able to park. Organizer UK Live is sending letters to local residents on a stretch of Musselburgh Road with more information on arrangements as well as parking permits to display on vehicles and contact details
  • Eskglades, Dalkeith
  • Disabled bays will be exempt

From Friday, June 17, 6:00 p.m. to Sunday, June 19, 2:00 a.m., temporary stopping bans will be put in place at:

  • A6094 High Street Dalkeith (there will be a drop off and pick up area for buses and taxis)

From Saturday June 18 at 8:00 a.m. to Sunday June 19 at 2:00 a.m., temporary restrictions on waiting, loading and unloading will be put in place at:

  • A6106 Old Dalkeith Road, Bridgend and Edinburgh Road from Sheriffhall Roundabout to High Street Junction
  • Lugton Brae – residents will still be able to park
  • Melville Gate Road from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road to junction with B6392 Gilmerton Road
  • A6094 High Street to Duke Street

On Saturday June 18 from 8 a.m. to midnight, motorists will not be able to:

  • Turn right from Melville Gate Road, Dalkeith onto A6106 Old Dalkeith Road, Dalkeith
  • Turn right from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road into Dalkeith Country Park
  • Turn right from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road into Melville Gate Road

On Saturday June 18 from 8 p.m. to midnight, motorists will not be able to:

  • Turn left at Dalkeith Country Park (King’s Gate) onto A6106 Old Dalkeith Road

On Saturday June 18 from 9:30 p.m. to midnight, the following roads will be closed and diversions indicated:

  • A6094 High Street, Dalkeith from junction with Edinburgh Road, Dalkeith to where A6094 High Street, Dalkeith joins Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith
  • A6094 Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith from where it joins A6094 High Street, Dalkeith to its junction with St Andrew Street, Dalkeith

From Saturday June 18 from 8 p.m. until 1 a.m. on Sunday June 19, the following road will be closed and deviations indicated:

  • Edinburgh Road, Dalkeith between Old Edinburgh Road and the junction with High Street, Dalkeith

June 10, 2022

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