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  1. Tay Road Bridge westbound exit closed later today

    Thanks to @StagecoachEScot who report that some of their services will be affected by this closure, which runs between 9.30am and 3.30pm and is expected to last until Wednesday.

    Tay Road Bridge Westbound exit closed today until 18th February between 0930-1530 More info> http://t.co/kl2vY3Wazf

    Stagecoach East Scot

    @StagecoachEScot
    via Twitter
  2. Winter driving tips from Police Scotland

    The police have issued a number of tips and helpful information on driving in wintry conditions. Click or tap on the link below to see the information.

    Winter Driving

    Winter Driving

    via SCOTLAND
  3. Low sun warning to motorists after 16 vehicles involved in pile-ups

    No one was seriously injured in the incident although one 19-year-old man suffered a head injury.

    Motorists warned over low sun and driver error after 16-car pile-up

    Motorists warned over low sun and driver error after 16-car pile-up

    via STV NEWS
  4. Have your say on the drop of numbers at Dundee Airport

    Kevin Blyth got in touch via @STVDundee on Twitter - and you can also have your say on our Facebook page too.

    @STVDundee to help boost passengers at Dundee Airport. There needs to be a more up to date digital presence and current marketing campaign.

    Kevin Blythe

    @KevBlythe
    via Twitter
  5. Tay Road Bridge ramp closure planned

    The west bound off ramp will be closed between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Monday and Tuesday.

    News Archive | Dundee City Council

    News Archive | Dundee City Council

    via DUNDEECITY
  6. Lane blocked on the Kingsway

    Lane one heading eastbound is blocked by a broken down HGV just prior to Strathmartine Road.

    #A90 E/B at #DundeeKinsway Lane 1 (of 2) blocked by broken down HGV just prior to Strathmartine Road. Reports that it is very busy #BeAware

    Traffic Scotland

    @trafficscotland
    via Twitter
  7. Kenny McDonald writes about the parking tickets problem

    The author of Blether and Blogger writes about his own experiences following articles in The Courier about the problem with private companies overcharging.

    Dear DVLA

    Dear DVLA

    via BLETHER AND BLOGGER
  8. Dens Road closed off because of burst water main

    Scottish Water's website reads: "A burst water main has been located at Dens Road, customers here may experience loss of water supply, low pressure, and discoloured water.

    "A squad is on site to carry out the necessary repairs and will restore supplies as soon as possible."

    Burst water main has been located at Dens Road, Dundee DD3. Scottish Water are on site http://t.co/ANuHsIgtmb

    Scottish Water

    @scottish_water
    via Twitter
  9. Tay Road Bridge closed to double decker buses

    Thanks to @trafficscotland who report the bridge also has a 30mph speed limit due to high winds.

    #A92 #Tay Road Bridge - High Wind, *CLOSED* to double decker buses, 30mph speed limit #StaySafe #BeAware http://t.co/4VyEX9pZtp

    Traffic Scotland

    @trafficscotland
    via Twitter
  10. More advice from the Highway Code

    With the ongoing drop in temperatures, the Highway Code has some helpful advice for drivers on icy roads.

    When roads are icy, drive at a slow speed in as high a gear as possible; accelerate and brake very gently. #uksnow http://t.co/DjtskNhVMa

    The Highway Code

    @HighwayCodeGB
    via Twitter
  11. What happens next? Pedestrian dices with death at rail crossing

    It has been released as part of a week-long awareness campaign launched on Monday by British Transport Police (BTP) and Network Rail.

    What happens next? Pedestrian dices with death at rail crossing

    What happens next? Pedestrian dices with death at rail crossing

    via STV NEWS
  12. ScotRail IT fault affecting ticket sales

    Thanks to @BBCTravelScot who report the IT fault means travellers can't buy tickets from machines or from staff at stations. However, tickets can be bought on trains.

    #scotrail - a nationwide IT fault - so u can't buy a ticket from the machines or from staff at stations - you can buy them on the train tho

    BBC Travel Scotland

    @BBCTravelScot
    via Twitter
  13. Travel advice from the Highway Code

    If you're commuting to work this morning in inclement weather, please take care. Here is some advice from the Highway Code.

    Before you set off you MUST be able to see, so clear all ice from windows and make sure they’re demisted. http://t.co/9AZXQQdwlt

    The Highway Code

    @HighwayCodeGB
    via Twitter
  14. #SemiFinalSaturday: Travel advice for Dundee United fans heading to the game

    Police Scotland have recommended the following routes for Dundee United fans attending Saturday’s League Cup Semi Final v Aberdeen:

    It's #SemiFinalSaturday! @policescotland have recommended the following travel routes for @dundeeunitedfc fans: http://t.co/sfuDVQP8H5

    STV Dundee

    @STVDundee
    via Twitter
  15. Police appeal for witnesses of vehicle collision at Walnut Grove

    A statement from the Tayside Division reads: "Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision that happened at about 7.50am this morning (Thursday, January 29) on the A90, Perth to Dundee Road at Walnut Grove.

    "Officers are keen to trace the occupants of a small white van with a trailer attached that was involved in a collision with a blue Audi A3."

    via STV
  16. Former police officer contacts The Courier about parking charges

    He told the local paper that motorists are being ripped off by the unfair charges.

    Former fraud squad officer says parking companies are 'extorting' moto

    Former fraud squad officer says parking companies are 'extorting' moto

    via THECOURIER
  17. Speed restrictions in place on the Tay Road Bridge

    Thanks to @trafficscotland that there is a 30mph limit on the bridge at the moment.

    1/2 *Bridge Update* (11:47) High winds on: #A92 Tay Rd - 30mph limit #A90 #FRB - 40mph limit #A898 Erskine #StaySafe http://t.co/QOAhTRq2TI

    Traffic Scotland

    @trafficscotland
    via Twitter
  18. Closure of Nethergate / Crichton Street from this Saturday

    Thanks to @StagecoachEScot who report some services will be affected and rescheduled as a result of this closure. The road is expected to reopen on Monday morning.

    Closure of Nethergate/Crichton St, Dundee affecting various services rescheduled for Sat 31/1 until Mon 2/2. Info> http://t.co/eGsUwsi3Va

    Stagecoach East Scot

    @StagecoachEScot
    via Twitter
  19. Check your car is ready for the wintry conditions

    Police Scotland has this handy video that gives drivers tips on what to look out for when driving and travelling in wintry conditions.

    [Read more]

    Play 'Winter Car Check'
    via YOUTUBE
  20. Road closure in place on B945 between St Michaels and Craigie junction

    Thanks to @StagecoachEScot who report the closure in Tayport is affecting the 42/A/B services from this morning. A shuttle bus in place.

    Tayport road closure affecting 42/A/B services from this morning. Shuttle bus in place. Info> http://t.co/SiAiowpLGT

    Stagecoach East Scot

    @StagecoachEScot
    via Twitter
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