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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

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.

Carluke

High Street and Hamilton Street are closed on Saturday 8 December for the Christmas light switch on event. Diversion route via A721 Glamis Avenue, A73 Stewart Street, A73 Kirkton Street, James Street, John Street and vice versa.

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

B740 Netherhill closed from Netherhill to Andershaw Road from 7am on Friday 30 November for up to seven days for resurfacing. Diversion via B7078, A702, B797 (Abington to Mennock), A76, B740 and vice versa.

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

Christmas Lights switch on - Montgomery Street / Hunter Street closed between Stuart Street and Kittoch Street from 8am - 11pm on Sunday 18 November. Diversion via Kittoch Street, Stuart Street, West Mains Road.

Law Place is closed between unit No.9 and No.11 from 8.30am Monday 22 October to 7pm Friday 21 December for developer sewer diversion and footway construction works.

A726 GSO (westbound) is closed between Belle Craig Roundabout and Philipshill Interchange from 8pm Thursday 29 November to 6am Friday 30 November and from 8pm Friday 30 November to 6am Saturday 1 December for carriageway repairs.  Alternative route via A726 Queensway, B764 Eaglesham Road, Gilmour Street and B767 Glasgow Road.

A727 East Kilbride Road (westbound on-slip) is closed between Philipshill Interchange and A727 East Kilbride Road from 8pm Wednesday 28 November to 6am Thursday 29 November for carriageway repairs. Alternative route via A726 Queensway, West Mains Roundabout and return along A726 Queensway.

Pollock Lane is closed between Maxwellton Avenue and Capelrig Drive from 7.30am Wednesday 28 November to 7pm Friday 30 November for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Maxwellton Avenue, Calderwood Road and Capelrig Drive.

Glassford

Alston Street closed between Glassford Primary School and Sewage works from Monday 1 April 2019 to to Sunday 7 April 2019 for installation of gas main. Alternative route via Alston Street, Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road, Jacks Street and Alston Street and vice versa.

Glespin

A70 Glenbuck will be closed from a point 200m west of the C38 then eastwards for a distance of 800m from 8am Monday 26 November to 6pm Sunday 9 December.  Alternative route via B743, A71 and B7078 and vice versa.

Hamilton

Highstonehall Road is closed between Sherry Drive and Muttonhole Road from 9am Monday 5 November to 6pm Sunday 16 December to facilitate the widening and re-construction of the road in preparation for the new housing development. Alternative route via Sherry Drive, Woodfoot Road, Wellhall Road, Meikle Earnock Road, Newhousemill Road and Muttonhole Road.

Castle Street is closed between Campbell Close and Cadzow Street on Saturday 24 November from 0.01am to 11.59pm for the Christmas lights switch on event.

Castle Street is closed between Palace Grounds Road and 115 Castle Street from 7am to 7pm on Sunday 25 November for BT upgrade works. Alternative route via Castle Street, Keith Street and Palace Grounds Road.

Kirkfieldbank

Lesmahagow Road and Linn Crescent is closed between Hillview Road and its termination from Tuesday 13 November for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Hillview Road, Orchard View Drive, Fair View Drive, Linn Crescent and Lesmahagow Road. Access will be maintained to left or right of Linn Crescent from Fair View Drive.

Old Bridgend is closed between its junction with Kirfieldbank Road and its termination at Old Bridgend from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 3 December for bridge inspection works. There is no alternative route.

Lanark

A743 St Leonard Street closed between Kenilworth Road and Stanmore Road from 7am on Friday 23 November to 10pm on Friday 30 November for resurfacing work. Work will be carried out in following phases:

Phase 1 – Kenilworth Road to St Leonard’s Road (including junctions)
Phase 2 – St Leonard’s Road to Garage
Phase 3 – Garage to Stanmore Crescent (including junctions)
Phase 4 – Stanmore Crescent to Stanmore Road (including junction)

Diversion via A743, A70, A73, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent Street and Bannatyne Street.

A73 Hyndford Road (Hyndford Bridge) is closed between A70/A73 Jct North of Hyndford Bridge and A70/A73 Jct South of Hyndford Bridge from midnight to 6am on Sunday 25 November for bridge inspection works. Alternative route via A73, A72, A702, A721, A70 and vice versa.

Lanark Christmas Fair 2018 - the following road closures are in place on Saturday 17 November. Diversion route via Hope Street, Gallowhill Road, Hall Place, St Leonard Street, Kenilworth Road and Woodstock Road.

  • High Street is closed between its junctions with Bannatyne Street and Wellgate
  • Bloomgate is closed eastbound from its junction with Hope Street to High Street and Hyndford Place

Larkhall

Academy Street closed between Muir Street and Claude Street from Monday 12 to Sunday 25 November to allow sewer connections for the development at the old Glengowan School. Diversion via Muir Street, Percy Street and Victoria Street and Union Street, Montgomery Street, Percy Street and Victoria Street.

Plotcock Road is closed between Craigthornhill Road and Millheugh Road from Monday 26 November to Monday 17 December for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Local access will be maintained. Alternative route via Broomelton Road and Millheugh Road.

Millheugh Road is closed between Glassford Road and Millheugh Bridge from Tuesday 4 December to Monday 24 December for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Local access will be maintained. Alternative route via Broomelton Road and Plotcock Road for the section between Millheugh Bridge and Plotcock Road and via Millheugh Brae, McNeil Street, Church Street, Machan Road, Carlisle Road, Ayr Road, Lockhart Street, New Street, Trongate and Lawrie Street for the section between Plotcock Road and Glassford Road.

Broomelton Road is closed between Plotcock Road and Millheugh Bridge from Tuesday 4 December to Monday 24 December for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Local access will be maintained. Alternative route via Millheugh Brae, Raploch Street, Carlisle Road, Townhead Street,  Quarry Street, Gateside Street, Low Waters Road, Strathaven Road, Carscallan Road and Plotcock Road.

Union Street is closed between Montgomery Street and McNeil Street from 10am to 11pm on Friday 30 November to allow a Christmas Fair to take place. Alternative route via Raploch Street or McNeil Street and Caledonian Road.

Union Street closed between Montgomery Street and McNeil Street from 10am to 11pm on Friday 30 November. Alternative route via Raploch Street or McNeil Street and Caledonian Road.

Lesmahagow

Abbeygreen closed between Turfholm Bridge and New Trows Road junction from 10am-3pm on Saturday 1 December for a Doors Open event. Diversion - north from New Trows Road to B7078 southbound turn right onto Balgray Road and right onto Abbeygreen. Vice versa for traffic in other direction.

Devonburn Road closed between Hawksland Road and Bog Road from Tuesday 20 November for up to four weeks for Scottish Water mains replacement. Alternative route via Bog Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, Eastwood Road and Brocketsbrae Road.

Netherburn

Manse Brae closed between Netherburn Road and A72 Lanark Road from Monday 15 October to Sunday 25 November to allow Scottish Water to carry out mains replacement works. This will be a rolling closure with local access maintained.

Craignethan Crescent closed between Broomfield Street and High Overton Street from Monday 26 November to Thursday 6 December. Alternative route via Broomfiled Street and Craignethan Crescent.

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.

Stonehouse

Manse Road is closed between Gibb Court and Glebe Cemetery from 9.30am to 1pm on Friday 9 November and Friday 7 December to allow a bridge inspection. Local diversion is Manse Road, Vicars Road, Townhead Street and Strathaven Road.

King Street is closed from 4pm to 7pm on Sunday 2 December for the Christmas light switch on event. Alternative route via Queen Street.

Strathaven Road (service road) closed between Udston Mill Road and 20m into junction of service road from Monday 19 November to Friday 23 November for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Alternative route via A71 Strathaven Road, Violet Crescent, Strathaven Road (service road), Sutherland Avenue, Marleyhill Avenue and Udston Mill Road.

New Street closed between Boghall Street and The Cross from 5.30pm Friday 9 November to 11.59pm Friday 23 November due to a dangerous building.

Strathaven

The following roads will be closed from 7am to 6pm on Sunday 9 December for Strathaven Reindeer Day:

  • Common Green
  • Wellbrae
  • Main Street
  • Strait Close
  • Bridge Street

Alternative route via A723 Townhead Street, A71 Kirk Street, A71 Stonehouse Road and vice versa.

Thorntonhall

Peel Road closed between Waterfoot Road and Glasgow South Orbital A726 bridge from 8am on Monday 3 December to Friday 21 December for Scottish Water works. Diversion via B764 Eaglesham Road, A726 Queensway and A727 East Kilbride Road.

Uddingston

Bellshill Road is closed between Old Mill Road and Main Street from 10am to 5pm on Sunday 2 December for Uddingston Pride Christmas Open Day. Alternative route is Wilkie Road, Hornal Road and Bothwell Road.

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