Temporary traffic restrictions and road closures for Let’s Rock music festival

Restrictions and road closures will be in place for various periods from Friday 17 June until 2am on Sunday 19 June because of the Let’s Rock music festival in Dalkeith Country Park on Saturday 18 June. 

Working with Police and organisers

The council is working with UK Live and the Police to make sure the event causes minimal disturbance.

Full details

Full traffic restriction details can be found on the Tell Me Scotland website.

Summary of main restrictions

From 6pm on Friday 17 June to 2am on Sunday 19 June, temporary no waiting, loading or unloading restrictions will be in place along stretches of the:

  • A6094 High Street from Musselburgh Road 
  • A6094 Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith – residents will still be able to park. Organiser UK Live is sending letters to local residents on a stretch of Musselburgh Road with more information about arrangements as well as parking permits to display on vehicles and contact details
  • Eskglades, Dalkeith 
  • Disabled bays will be exempt

From 6pm on Friday 17 June to 2am on Sunday 19 June, temporary no stopping restrictions will be in place at:

  • A6094 High Street Dalkeith (there will be a drop off and pick up zone for buses and taxis) 

From 8am on Saturday 18 June to 2am on Sunday 19 June, temporary no waiting, loading or unloading restrictions will be in place at:

  • A6106 Old Dalkeith Road, Bridgend and Edinburgh Road from Sheriffhall roundabout to the junction at the High Street
  • Lugton Brae – residents will still be able to park
  • Melville Gate Road from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road to the junction with B6392 Gilmerton Road 
  • A6094 High Street at Duke Street 

On Saturday 18 June from 8am to midnight, motorists will not be able to:

  • Turn right from Melville Gate Road, Dalkeith onto the A6106 Old Dalkeith Road, Dalkeith
  • Turn right from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road into Dalkeith Country Park
  • Turn right from A6106 Old Dalkeith Road into Melville Gate Road

On Saturday 18 June from 8pm until midnight, motorists will not be able to:

  • Turn left at Dalkeith Country Park (King’s Gate) onto A6106 Old Dalkeith Road

On Saturday 18 June from 9.30pm until midnight, the following roads will be closed and diversions signposted:

  • A6094 High Street, Dalkeith from the junction with Edinburgh Road, Dalkeith to where A6094 High Street, Dalkeith joins Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith
  • A6094 Musselburgh Road, Dalkeith from where it joins A6094 High Street, Dalkeith to its junction with St Andrew Street, Dalkeith 

On Saturday 18 June from 8pm until 1am on Sunday 19 June, the following road will be closed and diversions signposted:

  • Edinburgh Road, Dalkeith between Old Edinburgh Road and the junction with High Street, Dalkeith

road closure for Lets Rock

10 Jun 2022