Update Sunday 1st November
The towpath between Portpatrick Road and Bowling on the Forth and Clyde Canal has now been re-opened.
Temporary barriers have been put in place beside a section of the towpath to allow access to contractors.
Wednesday 28th October
Scottish Power will be carrying out third party works between Portpatrick Road and Bowling on the Forth and Clyde Canal from 8am on Thursday 29th October.
The towpath will be closed in this area for approximately one week whilst emergency cable repairs are carried out.
Immanent works are essential due to a fault in cabling which is linked to the local hospital power supply.
We will update this page and our social channels as works progress.