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Westbound lane of A72 closed - traffic lights in operation

The westbound lane of the A72 is closed at Neidpath Credit: PA

The westbound lane of the A72 road will be closed at Neidpath from today (Friday 6 February) for safety reasons.

Temporary traffic lights have been erected on the road west of Peebles after a damaged retaining wall was discovered.

There is currently no timescales on how long the lane closure will be in operation but more information will be available after an assessment of the wall.