A series of roadworks are taking place in the trunk road this week.

There is carriageway patching overnight starting tonight at 8pm and finishing at 6am tomorrow at the northbound section of the Southannan roundabout at Fairlie.

Gully and ironwork repairs are taking place on the A78 through Largs overnight on Friday evening into Saturday morning.

And starting this week Scotia Gas Networks are carrying out utility repairs throughout the month on the Shore Road in Skelmorlie, lasting a month.

Lighting works have been taking place on the northbound section of the A78 finishing today.

Portable traffic lights will be in place during these works.