MAJOR roadworks south of Fairlie will see full weekend closures between the Hunterston roundabouts over two weekends.

Additional overnight closures will also be require on the A78 for the 'essential works' which will be carried out by Amey on behalf of Transport Scotland. 
There will be a full closure of the A78 between Southannan and Hunterston Roundabouts from 8pm on Friday March 10 until 6am on Monday March 13, and from 8pm on Friday March 17 until 6am on Monday March 20.
The same section will be closed between the hours of 8pm and 6am each night, during the week Monday March 13 to Thursday March 16 and Monday March 20 to Thursday March 23. 
Traffic management will be removed by 6am on March 24.
An Amey spokesperson said: "A signed diversion will be in place. We thank road users for their co-operation and patience while this essential work takes place."