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Follow us on Twitter @SLCRoads for notifications of our road closures and all emergency closures. For more information contact your local Roads Office.

Current and upcoming closures


C37 Auchengray level crossing closed from its junctions with Pool Road and C203 from 11pm on Saturday 27 to 6am on Tuesday 30 May for essential rail works. Diversion signed.


Meadowhead Highway is closed from Meadowhead Farm access to Cladence Highway until Thursday 12 April 2018 due to the road being in an unsafe condition. Alternative route via Cladence Highway, Millwell Road and Ardochrig Road.


Old Bothwell Road is closed between its junction with Hamilton Road (Bothwell) at Bothwell Bridge and 5 Old Bothwell Road from 8pm to 6am each night on Tuesday 2 May, Wednesday 3 May, Thursday 4 May and Friday 5 May. This is to facilitate works at the junction of Bellshill Road/ Hamilton Road associated with the Motorway Improvements works to be carried out safely. Alternative route is Hamilton Road, Bothwell - Old Bothwell Road.


Tanzieknowe Avenue, Drive and Place is closed from 7am Monday 8 May to 23.59pm Friday 12 May for carriageway resurfacing.

Tanzieknowe Avenue, Drive and Place is closed from 7am Monday 15 May to 23.59pm Friday 19 May for carriageway resurfacing.

Main Street is closed between A763 Bridge Street and B759 Greenlees Road from 7am Friday 26 May to 11.59pm Wednesday 31 May to facilitate a Scottish Gas connection to a property. Alternative route is via A763, Bridge Street, Clydeford Road and A724 Hamilton Road. 

Main Street is closed between its junction with Greenlees Road and Bridge Street from 6am to 10pm Saturday 17 June to facilitate the Cambuslang Summerfest 2017.


Bents Road closed between Main Street and Nethershields Farm from Tuesday 13 - Thursday 15 June for essential BT work. Diversion - Bents Road, Burn Road, Burn Highway, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road, Bents Road and vice versa

Douglas Water

Ponfeigh Bailey Bridge on Ponfeigh Road closed from Thursday 19 April 2016 for up to 18 months - emergency closure due to major defects. After further inspection it now requires major repairs or possible replacement.

East Kilbride

Auldhouse Road is closed between the roundabout with Shields Road/Lindsayfield Avenue and 30 metres south of Benthall Farm access from 0.01am Monday 30 January until 11.59pm on Sunday 5 November 2017 to allow works associated with the new Taylor Wimpey housing development. Alternative route is via Auldhouse Road, Greenhills Road, A726 Strathaven Road, Thorn Highway, Millwell Road, Cleughearn Road, Auldhouse Road and vice versa.

Moss Road is closed its full length from 0.01am Monday 30 January until 11.59pm on Sunday 5 November to allow works associated with the new Taylor Wimpey housing development. There is no alternative route.


Alston Street is closed between Millar Street and Muirburn Road from 10am - 5pm on Saturday 17 June for Glassford Gala Day. Diversion via Alston Street, Hunterlees Road, Muirburn Road and vice versa.


Alder Avenue closed from 6am on Monday 24 - 11pm on Friday 28 April for resurfacing work - diversion via Low Waters Road, Hutchison Street, Birch Brae, Cedar Crescent, Hawthorn Hill and Willow Way.

Clearfield Avenue closed between Winburne Crescent and 25 Clearfield Avenue from Monday 8 - Sunday 12 May for Scottish Water repairs to a sewer. Alternative route via Woodhall Avenue - local access will be permitted to residents when possible during the works.

Woodfoot Road closed between Highstonehall Road and No.11 Woodfoot Road from Monday 8 May to Friday 2 June 2017 to allow Scottish Gas Networks to carry out essential repair works. Alternative route via Ewart Crescent.


B7086 Lanark Road between Kirkmuirhill and Auchenheath is closed from Tuesday 18 April for a maximum of 4 weeks to allow Scottish Water to relay a section of sewer.  Alternative routes will be signed via B7078 southbound, from Lanark Road Junction, continue south to B7018 Lesmahagow Road. Left onto Lesmahagow Road to A72 Lanark Road. Left onto A72 Lanark Road to B7086. Left onto B7086 to Auchenheath. Vehicles travelling from Auchenheath travel vice versa.


Muir Street closed between Machan Avenue and Union Street/Church Street from 8am to 4pm on Friday 30 June for Virgin Media cable installation. Alternative route via Wellgate Street, Drygate Street and Church Street, Machan Road, Keir Hardie Road, Hareleeshill Road, Burnhead Road and Burnside Place.


B797 Abington to- Leadhills road closed between Junction C16 and Leadhills Village from 7.30am on Monday 5 June for up to 10 days for resurfacing works. Alternative Route  is via B797, A76, B740, B7078 & B797 and vice versa with diversion signing in place.


Howgate Road is closed between A73 and Bodinglee Road from Monday 22 May for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via B7055 and C17.


A724 Cambuslang Road will be closed between B768 Main Street and Duchess Place from Monday 20 February to Friday 26 May to facilitate Network Rail carrying out repairs to the bridge super structure. Diversion routes via A724 Cambuslang Road, A749 Farmeloan Road and B768 Main Street.

Fishescoates Gardens is closed between Fishescoates Avenue and A749 East Kilbride Road from 7am Tuesday 2 May to 23.59pm Friday 5 May for carriageway resurfacing works.

Main Street is closed between its junctions with Mill Street and Stonelaw Road on Saturday 3 June from 6am to 10pm for Landemer Day Celebrations. Vehicles approaching east of the closure to proceed south on Stonelaw Road, west on Rodger Drive and north on Mill Street to complete the diversion and vice versa.


The Cross and The Cross car park closed from 9.30am to 12.30pm on Saturday 3 June for local gala day.


Strathaven Gala Day - 10 June - 11am to 3pm - roads closed are A71 Kirk Street, Ryeland Street, A723 Townhead Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Barn Street, A723 Glasgow Road, Park Crescent, Reed Street, Common Green, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road and Kirkland Road - diversion directed by Police Scotland.

North Street closed between North Avenue and Castle Street from Monday 15 to Friday 19 May for cabling work. Diversion via A723 Commercial Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Townhead Street, A71 Kirk Street and vice versa.

Meadowhead Highway is closed from Meadowhead Farm access to Cladence Highway until Thursday 12 April 2018 due to the road being in an unsafe condition. Alternative route via Cladence Highway, Millwell Road and Ardochrig Road.

Brownmuir and Haptoncraig Highway is closed between A726 Glasgow Road and Threestanes Highway from Friday 7 April until Thursday 27 April due to an unsafe bridge parapet. Alternative route is via A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road, Threestanes Highway and vice versa.

Struther Highway is closed between Low Kype Road and High Kype Road from Wednesday 17 May to Friday 26 May for cabling works.

Todshill Street is closed between A71 Kirk Street and Station Road from Monday 1 May to Friday 5 May for cabling works.

High Kype Road is closed between Struther Highway and Kype Highway from Thursday 27 May to Saturday 10 June. Alternative route is via Low Kype Road.


Holmwood Gardens is closed from 6am Tuesday 2 May to 11pm Friday 5 May for carriageway resurfacing works.


B7055 closed from A73 to A70 from Tuesday 2 May for up to five days for patching work. Alternative route - vehicles travelling south on A73 should join A702, then right onto B7078 and then right onto A70 - and vice versa.

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