Road Closure: Bailieborough Midsummer Festival

Road Closure: Bailieborough Midsummer Festival

Temporary closing of Roads pursuant to Section 75 of Roads Act 1993 and Article 12 of Roads Regulations 1994.

Published on: 12 Jul 2019

Notice is hereby given that Cavan County Council has made an order to close to public traffic the roads described hereunder, to accommodate the Bailieborough Midsummer Festival:


Road Closed:


Institute Road, Bailieborough from top of Main Street to junction of L7569 and L3529

  • From:   Saturday, 20 July 2019, 11am – 10pm


Alternative Route:

  • Rakeevan Traffic Divert via L7576 and R191 for Bailieborough.
  • Corkish Lane Traffic Divert via R165 for Bailieborough.


Road closed               

Main Street, Bailieborough

  • From:   Sunday, 21 July 2019, 10am – 6.30pm


Alternative Route:

  • Kingscourt Traffic Divert via Roundabout at Tesco onto Adelaide Road for Cavan and via Thomas Street and Barrack Street for Kells or Virginia.
  • Virginia and Kells Traffic Divert via Barrack Street, Thomas Street for Kingscourt and via Henry Street, New Road for Cavan.


All enquiries regarding the temporary road closure should be directed to the Bailieborough-Cootehill Municipal District Office at 049 437 8477.


Paddy Connaughton,

Director of Services