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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

Auchengray

C37 Auchengray - Auchengray Level Crossing is closed between its junction with Pool Road and its junction with the C203 near Auchengray from 6am Friday 25 May to 6am Monday 28 May for essential rail works. Alternative route via C203, A70 and B7016.

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

Blantyre Farm Road closed between Kylepark Drive (Uddingston) and its junction with Calder Road (Blantyre) from 10pm Saturday 26 May to 6am Sunday 27 May to allow Network Rail bridge inspection. Alternative route via Glasgow Road, Burnbank Road, Almada Street, Bothwell Road, Hamilton Road, Main Street, Uddingston Road, Bothwell Road, Main Street and Glasgow Road.

B7012 Main Street is closed between its junction with Douglas Street and its junction with Priestfield Street from 6am Saturday 23 June and 6pm on Sunday 24 June for carriageway repairs.  Alternative route is B752 Hunthill Road, Stonefield Crescent, Broompark Road, Main Street.

Bothwell

Ferry Road closed between Blantyre Mill Road and the east property boundary of the Lindams from 9.30am to 4.30pm each day from Friday 22 June to Tuesday 26 June for sewer repairs.

Cambuslang

Gilbertfield Road is closed between Trinity Drive and East Greenlees Road from 7am Monday 11 June to 11.59pm Monday 6 August to facilitate the power connection and off site works in relation to the new residential development currently being constructed by Persimmon Homes.  Alternative route via Trinity Drive, Woodland Crescent, Hollybank Place, Gilbertfield Road, Cairns Road, Vicarland Road, B759 Greenlees Road, A724 Main Street, A724, Hamilton Road and Flemington Road.

Main Street closed between its junction with Greenlees Road and Bridge Street from 6am to 10pm Saturday 16 June for Cambuslang Summerfest. Alternative route via Clydeford Road and Bridge Street.

Carluke

Carluke Gala Day road closures on Saturday 9 June:

  • Sandy Road closed from 9am to 12pm
  • A73 Stewart Street closed between Glamis Avenue and A73 Kirkton Street at Station Road from 9am to 5pm
  • Mount Stewart Street closed between Fire Station and A73 Stewart Street from 9am to 5pm
  • Clyde Street closed between School Lane and A73 Stewart Street from 9am to 5pm

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

Larch Drive. Place and Court, closed between Stroud Road and its termination from 7.30am on Tuesday 29 May until 6pm on Friday 1 June for resurfacing work. There is no alternative route.

Glassford

Alston Street closed between Millar Street and Muirburn Road from 10am to 6pm Saturday 16 June for Glassford Gala Day.

Hamilton

A723 Motherwell Road, Hamilton (northbound) is closed between Palace Grounds Road, Hamilton and Airbles Road, Motherwell from 10pm on Sunday 3 June to 6am on Monday 4 June to allow the removal of high mast lighting. Diversion via A72 Palace Grounds Road, A72 Muir Street, B7071 Bothwell Road, A725 Bellshill Bypass, A721 Gartcosh Walk, A721 Motherwell Road, A721 Bellshill Road, A721 Muir Street, A723 Hamilton Road.

A723 Motherwell Road, Hamilton (southbound) is closed between Airbles Road, Motherwell and Palace Grounds Road, Hamilton from 10pm on Monday 4 June to 6am on Tuesday 5 June and from 10pm Tuesday 5 June to 6am on Wednesday 6 June to allow the removal of high mast lighting. Diversion via A723 Hamilton Road, A721 Muir Sreet, A721 Bellshill Road, A721 Motherwell Road, A721 Gartcosh Walk, A725 Bellshill Bypass, B7071 Bothwell Road, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road.

Cheviot Road closed from Monday 21 May to Friday 25 May for resurfacing work - local access permitted where possible during closure.

Meikle Earnock Road is closed between Stewart Avenue and Broomeknowe Farm road end until Friday 22 June. 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.

Hall Street is closed between School Road and its junction with Low Waters Road from 0.01am Saturday 2 June to 11.59pm Wednesday 6 June for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Hall Street, Downie Street and Low Waters Road.

Downie Street is closed between Scott Street and its junction with Low Waters Road from 0.01am Wednesday 6 June to 11.59pm Sunday 10 June for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Downie Street, Hall Street and Low Waters Road.

Kilncadzow

Tupps Road closed from A721 Kilncadzow Road to The Stables from Monday 28 May for up to five days for Scottish Power works. Diversion signed.

Lanark

A743 Lanark High Street is closed from Bloomgate to St Leonard Street from 1pm to 4pm on Wednesday 23 May to maintain the public address system.  Diversion route will be signposted.

North Vennel closed between A73 Westport and Jerviswood Road from Wednesday 23 May for up to five days for SGN works. Diversion signed.

Lanimer road closures 2018: diversions signed

  • Phase 1 - A706 Hope Street, from A73 Bloomgate to Waterloo Rd - closed Monday 4 June from 5pm - 6.15pm
  • Phase 2 - St Leonards Street, High Street, Wellgate, Wellgatehead, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent Place over their entire lengths plus Bannatyne Street between junctions with Woodstock Road and St Leonards Street - closed Monday 4 June from 6.45pm - 9pm
  • Phase 3 – St Leonards Street, High Street, Wellgate, Wellgatehead, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent Place, Bannatyne Street, Kildare Road, Hall Place, Gallowhill Road, Hope Street, Hyndford Road, over their entire lengths and Bloomgate, Lanark between its junction with Hope Street and High Street - closed on Thursday 7 June from 8am - 7.30pm

A743 St Leonard Street closed between its junction with High Street and its junction with Kenilworth Road from 7.30am Tuesday 29 May for up to 5 days for essential carriageway surfacing works. Diversion route via A743 Lanark Road, A70 Ayr Road, A73 Hyndford Road, Ladyacre Road, St Vincent St and Bannatyne St and vice versa.

Larkhall

B7078 London Street is closed between Wellgate Street and Bryce Gardens from 6am Monday 11 June to 11pm Friday 15 June for carriageway resurfacing. Traffic diverted through B7019 Hamilton Street and Wellgate Street.

Robert Smillie Crescent is closed between Craigbank Road and Craigbank Street is closed from Monday 2 July to Friday 5 July for BT ducting works. Local diversion is Robert Smillie Crescent, Glen Avenue and Craigbank Street. 

Lesmahagow

Emergency closure - Strathaven Road is closed at Kypehall Bridge between Muisland Farm and Kypehall Farm from Monday 23 April for up to 21 days to repair bridge damage. Alternative route is Lesmahagow Road, B7086,  Carlisle Road, B7078 and Teiglum Road, Lesmahagow.

Newbigging

A721 Newbigging is closed from Spittal Road to Greenshields Road from 7am Monday 4 June for up to 3 weeks for carriageway surfacing and drainage works.  Alternative route via A702, A73, A70 and A721.

Rutherglen

Woodside Avenue is closed between Waverley Drive and Richmond Drive from 7am Monday 11 June to 11.59pm Wednesday 20 June for Scottish Water works.  Alternative routes are via Waverley Drive, Hamilton Road, A724 Cambuslang Road, Peebles Drive, Eskdale Drive, Berwick Drive, Richmond Drive, Etttrick Crescent and Dunbar Avenue.

Richmond Drive is closed between Hamilton Road and Dunbar Avenue from 7am Monday 11 June to 11.59pm Wednesday 20 June for Scottish Water works. Alternative routes are via Waverley Drive, Hamilton Road, A724 Cambuslang Road, Peebles Drive, Eskdale Drive, Berwick Drive, Richmond Drive, Etttrick Crescent and Dunbar Avenue.

Viewpark Drive is closed between Victoria Road and A749 Stonelaw Road until 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.

Main Street is closed between its junctions with Mill Street and Stonelaw Road from 6am to 10pm Saturday 9 June for Landemer Day celebrations.

Downiebrae Road (southern side) is closed from the gable end of no. 33 west for 300 metres from 8am Monday 2 July to 11.59pm on Monday 16 July for Scottish Water installation works.

Stonehouse

Spital Road is closed between Union Street and Burncrooks Farm from 6am Tuesday 5 June to 6pm Monday 18 June for Scottish Water works. There will still be full access to the sports centre.

Strathaven

Loudon Street closed between A723 Commercial Road and The Ward from Monday 14 May to Tuesday 29 May. Alternative route via A723 Barn Street and Waterside Street and vice versa.

A723 Hamilton Road closed between Aspen Place and A723 Commercial Road over the following times - only small sections of the road will be closed at any one time:

  • Wednesday 30 May to Thursday 7 June
  • Monday 11 June to Thursday 14 June
  • Monday 18 June to Sunday 8 July

Alternative route via A72/A724 to Burnbank, High Blantyre Road, Main Street, A725 East Kilbride Expressway/Kingsway, A726 to Strathaven, A723 Commercial Road and vice versa.

A723 Commercial Road closed between A723 Hamilton Road and Loudon Street from Monday 9 July to Wednesday 15 August - only small sections of the road will be closed at any one time. Alternative route via A72/A724 to Burnbank, High Blantyre Road, Main Street, A725 East Kilbride Expressway/Kingsway, A726 to Strathaven, A723 Commercial Road and vice versa.

Thomson Street closed at its junction with Kirk Street from Monday 21 May to Friday 25 May for road maintenance works. Alternative route via Townhead Street and Kirk Street and vice versa.

Strathaven Gala Day: 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 Kirklandpark Road are closed from 11am to 3pm on Saturday 9 June.  Diversion routes as directed by Police Scotland.

B7086 Strathaven to Lesmahagow Road is closed between Craig Bridge and St Anne's Well from 0.01am Sunday 10 June to 11.59pm Sunday 17 June for resurfacing works.  Alternative route is 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.

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.

Uddingston

Lower Millgate closed between Towie Place and its junction with Old Mill Lane from 9.30am on Tuesday 29 May to 6pm on Wednesday 30 May for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Lower Millgate, B7071 Main Street, B7071 Glasgow Road, A721 New Edinburgh Road and Old Mill Road.

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