New stretch of the AWPR opens to motorists

December 12, 2018

The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route officially opened this morning. The 20-mile Craibstone to Stonehaven section of the £1 billion bypass was open to drivers from 2am. The move follows mounting frustration about it remaining closed for the past two months, despite being ready to host traffic.


Water cut due to AWPR work

December 7, 2018

Thousands of homes in an Aberdeen suburb were left without water due to construction work on the £1billion Aberdeen bypass.


Anger over £1 billion cost of Aberdeen bypass

December 5, 2018

The Aberdeen bypass contractors have said the Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston stretch of the dual-carriageway will open next week as they admitted the entire project has cost more than £1 billion.