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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


A72 Biggar Road, Symington is closed between its junction with Main Street, Symington and its junction with A73 St John's Kirk from 10pm Thursday 11 January to 6am Friday 12 January 2018 to allow an inspection of the A72 Symington Rail Bridge. Alternative routes via A73, B7055 and the A702.

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 Queensway (Westbound) is closed between West Mains Road and Philipshill Roundabout from 8pm to 6am nightly from Monday 8 January to Wednesday 10 January 2018 for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route is B764 Eaglesham Road, Redwood Drive and A726 (GSO).

A727 East Kilbride Road (Westbound) is closed between Carmunnock Roundabout and Philipshill Roundabout from 8pm to 6am nightly from Wednesday 10 January to Friday 12 January 2018 for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route is Carmunnock Bypass, B766, Croftfoot Road, Cathkin Relief Road, Cathkin Bypass, A749 East Kilbride Road and Stewartfield Way.

Mossneuk Avenue is closed between the junction of Forth Grove and No 25 Forth Court from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Sunday 11 March 2018 for a manhole repair. Alternative route is Greenhills Road, Eaglesham Road, Westwood Road, Westwood Hill and Mossneuk Road. 


Bog Road closed from 6am Monday 8 January 2018 to allow bridge repairs to be carried out. Aternative route via A706 and B7016 and vice versa


Dukes Place is closed from 6am Wednesday 20 December to 11pm Friday 22 December for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion route is Forest Avenue, Clydesdale Avenue and Douglas Crescent.

Clydesdale Place is closed from 6am Wednesday 20 December to 11pm Friday 22 December for carriageway resurfacing. There is no diversion route.

Cadzow Street closed between Auchingramont Road and Muir Street from Monday 8 January to Sunday 28 January 2018. Alternative route via Lower Auchingramont Road and Muir Street.

Carscallan Road closed between Strathaven Road and Limekilnburn Road (diversion signed) for resurfacing works from:

  • 6am on Saturday 20 January to 11pm on Sunday 21 January 2018
  • 6am on Saturday 27 January to 11pm on Sunday 28 January 2018

Union Street is closed between Peacock Cross and Auchingramont Road Saturday 3 February to Sunday 4 February for carriageway patching.  Alternative route via Union Street, Brandon Street, Leechlee Road, Cadzow Street, Muir Street and Almada Street. Local access will be permitted to residents within the closure when possible during the works.

Meikle Earnock Road is closed between Stewart Avenue and Broomeknowe Farm road end until Friday 22 June 2018. Alternative route is Meikle Earnock Road, Annsfield Place, A723 Strathaven Road and Muttonhole Road, Hamilton. The closure is required by Stewart Milne Homes to reconstruct/widen the existing road in preparation for the new housing development.


Following roads closed from 10am Monday 8 January to 12pm Sunday 11 February 2018 for Scottish Power works:

  • B764 Eaglesham Road between Peel Road and Ocein Drive
  • Hayhill Road between Peel Road and Eaglesham Road


B7086 Strathaven Road is closed between Boghead and C116 Boag Road from 7am Wednesday 10 January to 11.59pm Sunday 14 January for Scottish Power works. Alternative route will be signposted.


B7086 Lanark Road closed between A72 Lanark Road and Hawhill from 9am to 3.30pm Wednesday 17 January for bridge inspection. Alternative route via B7018 Lesmahagow Road, A72 Lanark Road and B7086.

Greenside Lane closed from A706 Hope Street to rear of church from Monday 8 January for up to three days for BT works to a manhole at the junction of Hope Street. Diversion route will be signposted.

A73 Lanark to Braidwood road closed between junction with A72 Steel's Cross and Braidwood Road from 7am Monday 5 February for up to 14 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via A72, A71 and A721 and vice versa.


Cadzow Street is closed from 6am Monday 18 December to 11pm Friday 22 December for carriageway resurfacing works. There is no diversion route.


Shieldhill Road closed from Cormiston Road to C24 Thankerton at Boat Bridge from 8am Monday 4 December for up to 28 days. Alternative route via A73 and Cormiston Road and vice versa.


A72 Lanark Road closed between Popinjay car park and The Sheiling garden centre from 11.30pm to 6,30am every night from Monday 22 - Friday 26 January for Scottish Water carriageway works. Local diversion via A72 Lanark Road, Horsley Brae - Brownlee Road, Mauldslie Road, Clyde Street, Kirkton St, Lanark Road (Carluke)- Braidwood Road and A72 Lanark Road. 


Viewpark Drive is closed between Victoria Road and A749 Stonelaw Road from 7am Monday 6 November to 11.59pm Friday 15 June 2018 to allow Scottish Water to install a new sewer. Alternative route is via Victoria Road Road, Rodger Drive and A749 Stonelaw Road.

A749 East Kilbride Road is closed between Burnside Road and Stonelaw Road from 7am to 7pm on Sunday 25 February 2018. The closure is required to facilitate repairs to the pigeon netting above the carriageway at Burnside Railway Station.  Diversion routes via:

  • B762 Dukes Road, Brownside Road, Langlea Road and Western Road and
  • B762 Burnside Road, B762 Blairbeth Road, A730 Mill Street, B768, Main Street (Rutherglen) and the A749 Stonelaw Road


B7078 Carlisle Road closed between Canderside Toll and Candermill Road on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 February 2018 for carriageway repairs. Diversions will be sign-posted.


Colinhill Road is closed from Monday 18 December to Friday 21 December to allow traffic calming installation. Diversion route signed.

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