Diversions at UHG this week to facilitate road works

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A section of the through road at University Hospital Galway will be closed on Wednesday from 7pm until 6am Thursday, August 25.

People accessing the Emergency Department by vehicle must enter the hospital through the rear gate, off the Browne Roundabout and follow the route to the Emergency Department.

A second access route via the gate at the Mass Path (Newcastle Avenue) will also be open throughout the period of works.

There will be no vehicular access to the Emergency Department from the Newcastle Road / University Road main front gate route.

Staff will be on duty at the roadworks throughout the during of the closure, to assist and advise the public. Directional signage will also be in place.

Other Traffic

During the impacted hours between 7pm on Wednesday, August 24 and 6am on Thursday, August 25 no traffic can use the hospital grounds to travel to Newcastle Road (front gate) from the Browne Roundabout (rear gate) or vice versa.

Management at University Hospital Galway wish to thank the public for their cooperation.

Correction: this article previously misstated the time of the closure as Tuesday evening.