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Road closures

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

Abington

B797 from A702 Abington Junction to A76 Mennock closed between M74 overbridge and Glencaple Farm from 7am on Monday 17 June for up to 12 days for resurfacing. Alternative route will be via the A702, B7078, B740,( B7078 to A76 Sanquhar), A76, & B797 and vice versa with diversion signing in place.

Auldhouse

Millwell Road closed between Cleughearn Road and Laigh Cleughearn Farm from Monday 3 June until Friday 7 June for Scottish Water mains upgrading. Diversion via Cleughearn Road, Auldhouse Road, Millwell Road and vice versa.

Millwell Road closed between Cleughearn Road and Laigh Cleughearn Farm from Thursday 13 June until Saturday 15 June for Scottish Water mains upgrading. Diversion via Cleughearn Road, Auldhouse Road, Millwell Road and vice versa.

Meadowhead Highway closed between Meadowhead Farm access and Cladence Highway from Friday 13 April 2018 to Monday 12 October 2020 for road safety reasons. Diversion via Cladence Highway, Millwell Road and Ardochrig Road.

Ardochrig Highway is closed between Meadowhead Highway and Ardochrig Electricity Sub-station from Monday 20 May to Friday 24 May for road surfacing works. Alternative route via Millwell Road, Thorn Highway, A726 East Kibride to Chapelton Road, A726 Chapelton to Strathaven Road, A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Townhead Street, A71 Darvel Road, High Brownside and Caldergreen Highway and vice versa.

Auldhouse Road is closed between Cleughearn Road and Burnhouse Road from Friday 24 May to Monday 27 May for BT installation works. Alternative route via Auldhouse Road, Shields Road, Burnhouse Road and vice versa.

Blantyre

Calder Street closed between 82 Calder Street and Priory Street from 9.30am to 6.30pm Friday 24 May for Scottish Water manhole repairs. Alternative routes via Calder Street, Stonefield Road, Burnbrae Road and Victoria Street.

Cambuslang

Harvester Avenue closed between Newton Brae and Wheatsheaf Drive from 7am on Friday 24 May to 6.30pm on Monday 27 May for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Newton Brae, Westburn Road, Greyline Avenue and Wheatsheaf Drive.

Central Avenue closed between Beech Avenue and Central Grove from 8am on Tuesday 11 June until Monday 17 June for Scottish Power apparatus installation work. Diversion via Central Avenue, Prospect Avenue, Wellshot Drive, Myrtle Walk and Beech Avenue.

B759 Greenlees Road (westbound traffic) is closed between the roundabout at Lochmaben Crescent and the A749 East Kilbride Road from 8am Monday 29 April to 11.59pm Wednesday 21 August for junction improvement works. Alternative route via B759 Greenlees Road, Western Road and A749 Glasgow Road.

Main Street closed between its junction with Greenlees Road and Bridge Street from 6am to 10pm on Saturday 15 June for Cambuslang Summerfest celebrations. Alternative route via Clydeford Road and Bridge Street.

Carluke

Carluke Gala Day: Phase 1: Sandy Road is closed from A73 Stewart Street to Belstane Road from 9am to 12 noon on Saturday 8 June. Phase 2: A73 Stewart Street is closed at Glamis Avenue to A73 Kirkton Street at Station Road, Mount Stewart Street is closed from Fire Station to A73 Stewart Street and Clyde Street is closed from School Lane to A73 Stewart Street from 9am to 5pm on Saturday 8 June.  Alternative routes will be signed.

A73 Lanark Road closed between Boghall Road and Tesco roundabout from 6am Sunday 7 July for up to 12 days. Alternative route via A73, Glamis Avenue, Chapel Street, A721, A706 and vice versa.

Carstairs

East End Terrace and Manse Road closed from 6am on Tuesday 28 May for up to five days for resurfacing work. There is no diversion route.

Carstairs Junction

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August) has had to be extended for up to 18 months for public safety due to condition of the bridge. Diversion signed - C29 Pettinain Road, C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27, C29.All options now being considered to re-establish a crossing point if possible to do so and in the quickest possible time. We are investigating these options as a matter of urgency. Please be assured we will keep local residents advised as the above work is progressed.

Crawfordjohn

B7078 closed between A70 Junction and B740 (Crawfordjohn) from 7am on Saturday 1 June for up to two weeks. Alternative route will be via A70, A73, A702, B7078, and vice versa with diversion signing in place.

Douglas Water

Ponfeigh Bailey Bridge on Ponfeigh Road “Prohibition of Entry” Order (implemented on 9 October 2017). The existing bridge is beyond repair - we are currently reviewing available options to allow the road to be reopened.

East Kilbride

A726 GSO (Glasgow Southern Orbital) westbound carriageway closed between Phillipshill Interchange and Belle Craig Roundabout (at B767 Glasgow Road) from 8pm on Friday 24 May to 6am on Saturday 25 May and 8pm on Monday 27 May to 6am on Saturday 28 May for carriageway patching by Connect Roads. Diversion via A726 Queensway, B764 Eaglesham Road, B767 Gilmour Street and B767 Glasgow Road.

A726 Queensway westbound carriageway closed between West Mains Roundabout and Phillipshill Interchange from 8pm on Wednesday 29 May to 6am on Thursday 30 May and 8pm on Thursday 30 May to 6am on Friday 31 May for carriageway patching by Connect Roads. Diversion via B764 Eaglesham Road and Redwood Drive.

A727 South Road eastbound carriageway closed between Carmunock Roundabout and Phillipshill Interchange from 8pm on Friday 31 May to 6am on Saturday 1 June and 8pm on Monday 3 June to 6am on Tuesday 4 June for carriageway patching by Connect Roads. Diversion via B766 Carmunock Bypass, Croftfoot Road, A730 Willow Boulevard, A730 Cathkin Bypass, A749 East Kilbride Road, A749 Glasgow Road, A726 Kingsway and A726 Queensway.

Arrotshole Road is closed between Hawbank Roundabout and Hawbank Road from 6pm Tuesday 28 May to 6am Wednesday 29 May and from 6pm Wednesday 29 May to 6am Thursday 30 May for carriageway surfacing works.  Alternative route via Arrotshole Road, Glenburn Road and Hawbank Road.

Glenburn Road is closed between Glenburn Way and Arrotshole Road from 6pm Monday 10 June and 6am Tuesday 11 June, from 6pm Tuesday 11 June to 6am Wednesday 12 June and again from 6pm Wednesday 12 June to 6am Thursday 13 June for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Glenburn Road, Hawbank Road, Arrotshole Road and the B761 Westmains Road.

Bosworth Road closed between Macbeth and Falstaff from 9.30am to 5.30pm on Sunday 2 June for Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via Maxwellton Road and Tewkesbury Road.

East Kilbride Summer Fest 2019 road closures from 7am Saturday 22 June to 7pm Sunday 23 June:

  • Bosfield Place from its junction of Old Coach Road to its termination
  • Morar Place from its junction of Old Coach Road to its termination

Markethill Road is closed between Law Place and B783 East Mains Road from 8am Monday 10 June to 11.59pm Friday 14 June for utility connections work. Diversion route via B783 East Mains Road, Mavor Avenue and Law Place.

Garrion Bridge

A71 Garrion Bridge will be closed overnight from 8pm to 5am from Sunday 9 June to Sunday 16 June for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion route via A72 Lanark Road, A72 Carlisle Road, A72 Townhead Street, A723 Blackswell Lane, A723 Motherwell Road, Airbles Road, A721 Shields Road, Netherton Road, Castlehill Road, Main Street Overton, Wishaw Road, A73 Stewart Street, A73 Lanark Road, A73 Glasgow Road, A72 Kirkfieldbank Brae, A72 Lanark Road. 

Glassford

Glassford Gala Day (10am - 6pm Saturday 15 June) - Alston Street closed between Millar Street and Muirburn Road. Diversion Alston Street, Hunterlees Road, Muirburn Road and vice versa.

Alston Street is closed between Glassford Primary and the Sewage works from 0.01am Monday 1 July to 11.59pm on Sunday 14 July for road widening and installation of footway and lighting for the new housing development. Alternative route via Alston Street, Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street and vice versa.

Wellgreen Highway closed betwen Bents/Station Highway and Heads Highway from Wednesday 29 May to Friday 31 May for carriageway maintenance.

Hamilton

Meikle Earnock Road is closed between Muttonhole Road and Beechfield House from 8am Monday 20 May to 5pm Sunday 16 June for safety improvements. Alternative route is via Muttonhole Road, Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road and Meikle Earnock Road.

Highstonehall Road is closed between Brora Crescent and Muttonhole Road from 9.30am Monday 17 June to 5pm Wednesday 19 June for safety improvements. Alternative route via Sherry Drive, Woodfoot Road, Neilsland Road, Meikle Earnock Road, Stewart Avenue and Muttonhole Road. Local access will be maintained to Kennedies Farm from Muttonhole Road.

Meikle Earnock Road is closed between Muttonhole Road and Stewart Avenue/Beechfield House from Sunday 23 June to Sunday 30 June for safety improvements. Access only to the new development housing at Brackenhill. Alternative route is via Muttonhole Road, Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road and Meikle Earnock Road.

A723 Motherwell Road (southbound) is closed between Palace Grounds Road and Airbles Road, Motherwell from 8pm on Monday 24 June to 6am Tuesday 25 June to repair the high mast lighting. Alternative route via A723 Hamilton Road, A721 Muir Street, A721 Bellshill Road, B7029 Calder Road, A775 Campbell Street, A721 Gartcosh Walk, A725 Bellshill Bypass, B7071 Bellshill Road, B7071 Bothwell Road, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road, A723 Motherwell Road.

Wellcroft Road closed between Clarkwell Road and No.7 Wellcroft Road from 9.30am Wednesday 5 June to 4pm Friday 7 June for BT upgrade works. Alternative route via Clarkwell Road, Belhaven Road Thornhill Road, Fleming Way, Hillhouse Road and Clarkwell Road.

Glenavon Court closed from 6am Wednesday 22 May to 11pm Thursday 23 May for carriageway resurfacing works.

Kirkfieldbank

Mousemill Road closed between the junction of the A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and the junction of West Nemphlar Road from 6am on Monday 10 June until 6pm on Thursday 20 June for ground investigation works. Diversion via West Nemphlar Road, A73 Lanark Road, Steels Cross, A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and vice versa.

Lanark

Lanimer Week:

Monday 3 June:

  • 5pm to 6.15pm - A706 Hope Street closed from A73 Bloomgate to Waterloo Road
  • 6.45pm to 9pm - (closed over entire lengths) St Leonard Street, High Street, Wellgate, Wellgatehead, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent Place - Bannatyne Street closed between junctions with Woodstock Road and St Leonard Street

Thursday 6 June - 8am to 7.30pm - (closed over entire lengths) St Leonard Street, High Street, Wellgate, Wellgatehead, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent Place, Bannatyne Street, Kildare Road, Hall Place, Gallowhill Road, Hope Street, Hyndford Road - Bloomgate closed between its junctions with Hope Street and High Street

Diversions signed for all closures.

Larkhall

Hill Street/Montgomery Street is closed between Marshall Street and John Street from 8am Monday 3 June to 6pm Friday 7 June for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route is via Marshall Street, Machan Avenue, Muir Street, Church Street, John Street. Local access will be maintained.

Pettinain

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August) has had to be extended for up to 18 months for public safety due to condition of the bridge. Diversion signed - C29 Pettinain Road, C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27, C29.All options now being considered to re-establish a crossing point if possible to do so and in the quickest possible time. We are investigating these options as a matter of urgency. Please be assured we will keep local residents advised as the above work is progressed.

Rutherglen

Main Street closed between its junctions with Mill Street and Stonelaw Road from 6am to 10pm Saturday 1 June. Alternative route via Rodger Drive.

Strathaven

Breckonridge Highway (known locally as High Bents Road) closed between A71 Darvel Road, and East Breckonridge Farm from Tuesday 28 May to Thursday 30 May for maintenance. Diversion via A71 Darvel Road and Breckonridge Highway and vice versa.

B7086 Strathaven to Lesmahagow Road closed between Low Kype Road (Sandford crossroads) and Windhill House from Sunday 16 June to Saturday 22 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via B7086 Strathaven Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, A71 Ayr Road, A71 Stonehouse Bypass, A71 Strathaven Road, A71 Stonehouse Road, A71 Kirk Street, B7086 Station Road, B7086 Lesmahagow Road and vice versa

Todshill Street (full length) closed from Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 June for BT works. Diversion via A71 Kirk Street and Station Road.

Strathaven Gala Day 11am - 3pm Saturday 8 June - roads closed will be A71 Kirk Street, Ryeland Street, A723 Townhead Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Barn Street, A726 Glasgow Road, Park Crescent, Reed Street, Common Green, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road and Kirklandpark Road. Diversions as directed by Police Scotland

Hamilton Road Industrial Estate is closed nightly for road surfacing works at the following times: 6pm Monday 3 June to 6am Tuesday 4 June, 6pm Tuesday 4 June to 6am Wednesday 5 June, 6pm Wednesday 5 June to 6am Thursday 6 June and from 6pm Thursday 6 June to 6am Friday 7 June. There is no alternative route.

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