Roadworks are set to affect motorists heading to and from East Renfrewshire over the next few weeks.

Drivers face delays as parapet upgrades are carried out at Junction 2 (Silverburn) of the M77, on the B762 Barrhead Road overbridge.

Work is due to begin on Monday, March 20, and continue between 8am and 5pm each day until Friday, April 7.

It will be carried out by Amey on behalf of Transport Scotland and mean 24-hour single lane closures on the B762.

Full closure of the road can also be expected when traffic management systems are being installed or removed.

Drivers are being urged to allow extra time to complete any journeys during this period.

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