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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

Ashgill

Auldton Terrace is closed between Douglas Drive and Nursery Drive from 0.01am Monday 27 August to 11.59pm Friday 31 August for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Whinknowe, Dunlop Place, Netherburn Road, Station Road, Provost Crescent, Draffan Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, A71 Swinhill Road, A71 Ayr Road and Ashgillhead Road.

A71 Ayr Road is closed between Ashgillhead Road and No. 3 Ayr Road from 0.01am Saturday 1 September to 11.59pm Sunday 2 September for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route is A71 Ayr Road, A72 Lanark Road, B7078 Hamilton Road, B7078 Glenview, B7078 London Street, B7078 Union Street, B7078 Church Street, B7078 Machan Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, A71 Swinhill Road and A71 Ayr Road.

Auldhouse

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.

Blantyre

Cemetery Road is closed from 6am Monday 20 August to 11pm Friday 24 August for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Cambuslang

A724 Main Street, eastbound carriageway is closed between West Coats Road and B759 Greenlees Road from 8am to 11.59pm on Sunday 2 September for BT works. Alternative route is via A763 Bridge, Clydeford Road and A724 Main Street, Cambuslang.

B759 Greenlees Road closed between A749 Glasgow Road and East Greenlees Road from 8am Tuesday 25 September to 11.59pm Tuesday 2 October for carriageway surfacing works by Tough Construction.

North Avenue is closed between West Coats Road and Wellshot Drive from 8am Monday 10 September to 11.59pm Friday 14 September for Scottish Power works. Alternative route via West Coats Road, A724 Main Street, Beech Avenue and North Avenue.

West Coats Road (both sides) is closed between the gable end of house no. 8 and Myrtle Walk from 8am Monday 10 September to 11.59pm Friday 14 September for Scottish Power works.

Carluke

Bushelhead Road closed between Oldhill Road, Braidwood and A73 Lanark Road from Thursday 16 - Tuesday 21 August for road recycling work. Diversion via Oldhill Road, Braidwood Road and A73 Lanark Road.

Union Street closed between A73 Kirkton Street and Cassels Street from 7am Saturday 28 July to 6pm Sunday 19 August to allow the installation of services to the new flats. Alternative route via Park Street, John Street, James Street and A73 Kirkton Street.

Station Road closed from its junction with Whiteshaw Avenue and its junction with Carluke Station park and ride car park from 10pm to 6am on Monday 20 August and Tuesday 21 August to allow Network Rail to undertake bridge repair works. Alternative route via A73,Cartland Avenue, Lochpark Avenue, Milton Road and Station Road and vice versa.

Carnwath

A70 Main Street is closed between the B7016 Biggar Road and the B7016 Forth to Carnwath Road from 7pm Friday 31 August to 8pm Thursday 20 September. Diversion route will be signed via A721, A702, A73 and A70. 

Bankhead Road/Spittal Road closed between B7016 Biggar Road and A721 near Kaimend from Monday 24 September to Friday 12 October for Scottish Water works. Alternative route via B7016, A70 and A721.

Carstairs

Sections of A70 Lanark Road closed from 7am Tuesday 25 September for up to 2 weeks:

  • Phase 1 - Village Gateway to Village Green
  • Phase 2 - Village Green to Columbie Junction

Alternative route via A721, A706, A73 and A743.

Douglas

Crabtree Street closed between Monument and Scottish Water treatment works entrance from Tuesday 4 September to Friday 14 September. Alternative route via Main Street, Pathhead and Blue Tower.

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

Westgate Place is closed between Glenburn Road and its termination at No46 from 5pm to 1am on Monday 20, Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 August for resurfacing works. Diversion signed.

Waverley is closed between nos 76-98 from 7.30am Monday 13 August to 5pm Friday 17 August for surfacing works. Temporary access via Kenilworth.

A726 GSO Westbound is closed between Belle Craig Roundabout and Philipshill Interchange from 8pm Thursday 6 September to 6am Friday 7 September and from 8pm Friday 7 September to 6am Saturday 8 September for carriageway repairs.  Alternative route via A726 Queensway, B764 Eaglesham Road, Gilmour Street and B767 Glasgow Road.

Whin Place closed between Stoneymeadow Road and its termination at No.24 from 5pm to 1am Wednesday 22, Thursday 23 and Friday 24 August for carriageway surfacing.

Kittochside/Glen Road closures from 7am Friday 14 September to 7pm Thursday 20 September:

  • Kittochside Road closed between entrance to Kittochside Farm to Carmunnock Road
  • Glen Road closed between Philipshill Road and Kittochside Road

Alternative route via Waterside Road, Waterbank Road, Westerfield Road, East Kilbride Road, Queensway, West Mains Road, East Mains Road, Markethill Road and Cairnmuir Highway.

Westerfield Road closed between A727 East Kilbride Road and Stepends Bridge from 7am Saturday 1 September to 6pm Monday 3 September for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Waterbank Road, Waterside Road, B766 Carmunnock Bypass and A727 East Kilbride Road.

High Whitehills Road closed between Quarry Road and Fortieth Avenue from 7.30am Monday 10 September to 7pm Thursday 20 September for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Quarry Road, Greenhills Road and vice versa.

Glassford

Townhead Street is closed from Monday 20 August to Friday 24 August for footway resurfacing works. Diversion via Millar Street, Alston Street, Jackson Street and vice versa.

Alston Street is closed between Glassford Primary School and North Lodge from Saturday 13 October to Sunday 21 October to allow drainage and street lighting works associated with the new housing development. Alternative route is via Alston Street, Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street and vice versa.

Hamilton

Lilybank Street is closed between Wellhall Road and 17 Lilybank Street from 8am Monday 20 August to 6pm Friday 24 August for Scottish Water mains supply repairs.

Hillhouse Civic Centre car park closed between St Ninians Road and Clarkwell Road will be closed from 8am to 4pm on Saturday 25 August for Hillhouse Community Fun Day.

Highstonehall Road closed between Stewart Avenue and Muttonhole Road from 9.30am Monday 13 August to 6pm Sunday 7 October. Diversion route via Sherry Drive, Woodfoot Road, Wellhall Road, Earnock Road, Newhousemill Road and Muttonhole Road.

Neilsland Square closed from 6am Thursday 23 August to 11pm Friday 24 August for carriageway repairs.

Leadhills

B797 closed from junction with A702 Abington and junction with A76 Mennock from 7.30am Monday 13 August for up to five days for essential carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via A76, B740, B7078 and B797 and vice versa.

Muirkirk

A70 between B7078 Millbank Roundabout and B743 Muirkirk closed from 7.30am on Monday 20 to Friday 31 August for resurfacing work of carriageway between Glespin and the East Ayrshire boundary. Diversion via B7078, A71, B743, A70 and vice versa.

Rutherglen

A730 Mill Street closed between B768 Main Street (Rutherglen) and Johnstone Drive from 7am Monday 13 August to 11.59pm Friday 17 August for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route will be signed.

George Mann Terrace and Drumilaw Road closed between Rowantree Avenue and Kirkriggs Avenue from 7am Monday 27 August to 11.59pm Friday 31 August for carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via Kirkriggs Avenue and Rowantree Avenue.

Stonehouse

A71 Ayr Road is closed between Lockhart Street and Canderside Toll from 8pm to 5am each night on Sunday 9 September to Saturday 15 September for carriageway resurfacing. Traffic will be diverted along A723 Townhead Street, Green Street, Barn Street, Commercial Road, A723 Hamilton Road, A723 Strathaven Road, A723 Low Waters Road, Portland Place, A723 Gateside Street, A723 Duke Street, Low Patrick Street, A72 Townhead Street, A72 Carlisle Road, B7078 Carlisle Road. Local access will be maintained.

Strathaven

Low Kype Road closed between Low Kype Highway and B743 Muirkirk Road from Thursday 16 - Friday 17 August for Scottish Water water mains upgrading. Diversion via Low Kype Highway, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between Newton Highway and C133 Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway daily between 8.30pm and 7am from Monday 9 July to Friday 17 August, from Saturday 1 September to Sunday 7 October and from Sunday 14 October to Monday 10 December. This is to allow the delivery of Kype Muir Wind Turbine components.

Wellbrae is closed at its junction with Kirk Street from Monday 20 August to Friday 24 August for SGN works. Alternative route via Kirk Street, Thomson Street, Townhead Street, Common Green and vice versa.

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between High Dykes Farm and Redding Road from Monday 8 October to Friday 12 October for road surfacing works. Alternative route via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa. Traffic will be diverted via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

Common Green closed from 10am to 7pm on Sunday 2 September for Year of Young People 2018 celebration event.

Uddingston

Old Glasgow Road is closed between Kylepark Drive to its junction with access to Uddingston Grammar from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Sunday 2 September. Alternative route via Kylepark Drive, Blantyre Farm Road, B7071 Glasgow Road, B7071 Main Street, B756 Bellshill Road, Old Glasgow Road.

North British Road closed from 6am Monday 27 August to 11pm Friday 31 August for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route is Lower Millgate, Main Street, Bellshill Road and Crofthead Street.

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