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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

Auchengray

C37 Auchengray at the Auchengray Level Crossing is closed between Pool Road and the C203 to allow for Network Rail track inspections on the following dates:

  • 10pm Saturday 26 November to 9am Sunday 27 November
  • 10pm Saturday 3 December to 9am Sunday 4 December

Diversion via C203, A70 and B7016.

Blackwood

Carlisle Road is closed between Tanhill Road and Whitehill from Monday 12 December to Friday 16 December for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Carlisle Road, A71, B7086, B7078 and vice versa.

Cambuslang

Hallside Boulevard is closed between Laburnum Avenue and Lilac Wynd from 8am Monday 14 November to 11.59pm Sunday 27 November for drainage works. Diversion via Village Road, Newton Station Road, Westburn Road, Hamilton Road, Hallside Boulevard and vice versa.

Mill Road is closed between Mill Grove and a point 140 metres northwards from 8am Wednesday 23 November to 6pm Friday 25 November for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Mill Road, Overton Road and vice versa.

Main Street is closed between Greenlees Road and Bridge Street from 0.01am to 8pm on Sunday 27 November for the Festive Light Switch On event. Diversion via Main Street, Clydeford Road and Bridge Street.

Greyline Avenue is closed between Wheatsheaf Drive and Westburn Road from Monday 9 January to Sunday 12 February to create access to a new housing development.  Diversion via Wheatsheaf Drive, Harvester Avenue, Westburn Road and vice versa.

Carluke

High Street and Hamilton Street are closed from midday on Saturday 3 December for up to 24 hours for the Christmas market. There is no alternative route.

A721 Chapel Street is closed between John Street and A721 Glamis Avenue from 1.30pm to 5.30pm on Saturday 3 December for the Christmas market. Diversion via A721, A73, James Street, John Street and vice versa.

Carnwath

C37 Tarbrax is closed between the C37/C203 and Tarbrax Village Road from 8am Monday 21 November for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via C37, A70 and C203 Calla Road.

Carstairs Junction

A permanent closure Order was promoted for Clyde Bridge on C29 Pettinain Road due to its condition on September 2018. Since then the bridge has been closed to vehicles and pedestrians. Traffic is diverted via C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27 and C29. A scheme to provide a replacement bridge is currently being progressed and is presently at tender stage. Following a successful award, it is anticipated that works would be programmed to commence in early 2023 for approximately 12 months.   

Allison Street and King Street are closed from 8am Monday 24 October for up to 4 weeks to allow for footway resurfacing. There is no alternative route but resident access will be maintained. 

C29 Carstairs Junction to Pettinain is closed between Bagmoors Road and Glentisset Road from 8am Monday 28 November for 1 day for BT works. Diversion via C29, Eastfield Road and Grange Road.

Allison Street and King Street are closed between Pettinain Road and their termination from 8am Monday 12 December for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Chapelton

Burn Highway is closed from Tuesday 6 December to Friday 9 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Burn Road, Bents Road, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road and vice versa.

Dolphinton

C36 Newbigging to Dolphinton is closed between the junction of Weston at C36 to Walston and Ogscastle Road from 8am Monday 28 November for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via C36, A721 and Ogscastle Road.

Drumclog

B745 Torfoot Road is closed between South Torfoot and Turners Yard from Wednesday 14 December to Friday 16 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via B745 Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

East Kilbride

Old Mill Road is closed between Dunblane Drive and Jedburgh Place from 8am Friday 14 November to 11.59pm Wednesday 23 November for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Old Mill Road and Dunblane Drive.

Blacklands Road is closed between Cornwall Street and Kirktonholme Road from 8am Monday 28 November to 11.59pm Thursday 1 December for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Cornwall Street, Churchill Avenue, West Mains Road and Kirktonholme Road.

Edmund Kean is closed from 8am Thursday 1 December to 11.59pm Friday 2 December for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Stroud Road is closed between Singer Road and Williams Metal Recycling 00.01am to 11.59pm on Sunday 4 December for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Singer Road, Colvilles Road and Glenfield Road.

Mount Cameron Drive North is closed from 8am Monday 5 December to 11.59pm Wednesday 7 December for carriageway repairs. There are no alternative routes.

Blacklaw Drive is closed between High Common Road and Mount Cameron Primary School entrance from 8am to 11.59pm on Sunday 4 December for Scottish Water apparatus repairs. Diversion via High Common Road and Blacklaw Drive. 

Glen More is closed from 8am Wednesday 7 December to 11.59pm Friday 9 December for carriageway repairs. There are no alternative routes.

Bosworth Road is closed between Warwick and Bollinbroke from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 11 December for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Bosworth Road, Tewkesbury Road and Maxwellton Road.

Simpson Drive is closed between Stephenson Terrace and Glen Grove on Wednesday 14 December for manhole repairs. Diversion via Stephenson Terrace, Carnegie Hill and Paterson Terrace.

Glassford

Muirburn Road is closed between Glassford Mill House and the A71 Strathaven Road from Monday 5 December to Tuesday 6 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via  Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street, Millar Street, C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road, Glassford Road, North Street, Castle Street, A71 Stonehouse Road, A71 Strathaven Road and vice versa.

Hamilton

Meikle Earnock Road is closed from Tuesday 13 September to Monday 12 December for works relating to the Meikle Earnock housing development. Diversion via Meikle Earnock Road, Muttonhole Road, A723 Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road and Meikle Earnock Road.

Nethan Gate is closed between Chantinghall Road and the end of both roads from 7am Monday 28 November to 6pm Friday 2 December for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route. 

Haddow Street is closed between John Street and the Avon/Haddow Street junction each day from 8am to 6pm from Tuesday 29 November to Monday 5 December for water connection works. Diversion via John Street, High Patrick Street, Woodside Walk and Haddow Street. 

Keswick Drive is closed between Ambleside Rise and its termination from 9.30am to 6pm on Monday 5 December for Scottish Water works. There is no alternative route.

Quarry Street is closed on the following dates to allow for Christmas markets, lights switch on event, and community parade:

  • 6am to 8pm on Saturday 26 November
  • 6am to 6pm on Saturday 3 December
  • 6am to 6pm on Saturday 17 December

There is no alternative route.

Clydesdale Avenue is closed between Forest Avenue and Parks View from 8am to 6pm on Wednesday 14 December for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Douglas Crescent and Forest Avenue.

Tom McCabe Gardens is closed between the Furlongs and number 94 from 9.30am to 6pm on Thursday 15 December for Scottish Water works. There is no alternative route.

Jackton

Jackton Road is closed between Kavanagh Crescent and Rose Cottage from 7am Monday 16 January 2023 to 5pm Saturday 4 February 2023 to allow for the installation of drainage. Diversion via Jackton Road, Eaglesham Road, Greenhills Road, Auldhouse Road, Shields Road, Jackton Road and vice versa.

Kirkfieldbank

Mousemill Road is closed between the A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and West Nemphlar Road from 8am Monday 1 August to 6pm Tuesday 31 January 2023 for retaining structure works. Diversion via West Nemphlar Road, A73 Lanark Road, Steels Cross, A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and vice versa.

Lanark

High Street is closed between its junctions with Bannatyne Street and Wellgate from 6pm to 8pm on Friday 25 November for Late Night Lanark Illuminated Procession. Diversion via Hope Street, Gallowhill Road, Hall Place, St Leonard Street, Bannatyne Street and vice versa. 

Bloomgate, Lanark is closed eastbound from its junction with Hope Street to High Street and Hyndford Place from 6pm to 8pm on Friday 25 November for Late Night Lanark Illuminated Procession. Diversion via Hope Street, Gallowhill Road, Hall Place, St Leonard Street, Bannatyne Street and vice versa.

Larkhall

Highfield Road is closed between Machanhill and Meadows Avenue from Monday 7 November to Sunday 27 November for footway resurfacing. Diversion via Machanhill, Meadows Avenue and Forest Road.

Union Street is closed between Montgomery Street and McNeil Street from 8am to 9pm on Sunday 4 December for the Christmas markets. Diversion via McNeil Street, Caledonian Road, Raploch Street, Wellgate Street, Percy Street and Muir Street. 

Lesmahagow

B7078 Carlisle Road is closed between Gleck Road and number 454 Carlisle Road from 8am to 3.30pm on Friday 16 December for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A70, A72, B7018, B7078 and vice versa.

Pettinain

A permanent closure Order was promoted for Clyde Bridge on C29 Pettinain Road due to its condition on September 2018. Since then the bridge has been closed to vehicles and pedestrians. Traffic is diverted via C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27 and C29. A scheme to provide a replacement bridge is currently being progressed and is presently at tender stage. Following a successful award, it is anticipated that works would be programmed to commence in early 2023 for approximately 12 months. 

Ravenstruther

The A70 is closed between Silvermuir Road/Corbiehall Terr and Ayr Road at number 4 Westbank Holdings from 8am Monday 5 December for up to 3 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion for A70 traffic via A73, A706, A721 and A70. Diversion for A743 traffic via A743, A706, A721 and A70.

Rutherglen

King Street and Caledonia Avenue are closed until 6pm Friday 25 November (date extended). Diversion via Main Street, Cambuslang Road, Farmeloan Road and vice versa.

Main Street will be closed between Mill Street and Stonelaw Road from 00.01am to 8pm on Saturday 26 November for the Festive Light Switch On event. Diversion via Mill Street and Stonelaw Road.

Queen Street is closed at its junction with Main Street from 00.01am to 8pm on Saturday 26 November for the Festive Light Switch On event. Diversion via Queen Street, Potters Way and Glasgow Road. 

Baronald Street is closed between Cambuslang Road and 60 metres northwards from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 27 November for Scottish Water apparatus repairs. Cambuslang Road, Avenue Street, Barnflat Street, Baronald Street and vice versa.

Stonehouse

Townhead Street is closed between Vicars Road and Sidehead Road from Monday 29 August to Sunday 4 December for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Strathaven Road, Stonehouse Bypass, Lockhart Street, New Street and King Street. 

Vicars Road is closed between Townhead Street and number 1 Vicars Road from Monday 10 October to Friday 9 December for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Manse Road, Strathaven Road, Queen Street, Wellbrae and Hill Street.

Strathaven

Berebriggs Road is closed from Monday 27 June to 11.59pm Sunday 12 March 2023 for housing development works. Diversion via Glassford Road, Commercial Road, North Street, Castle Street, Stonehouse Road and vice versa.

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between C133 Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway and 100 metres north of its junction with Newton Highway, from 8pm to 6am each night from Tuesday 15 November to Wednesday 30 November. This is to allow delivery of Kype Muir Wind Turbine components. Traffic will be diverted via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

High Brownside and Caldergreen Highway is closed between the A71 Darvel Road and Breckonridge Highway from 7am Wednesday 30 November to 7pm Friday 9 December for BT works. Diversion via A71 Darvel Road, Breckonridge Highway and vice versa.

Common Green, Wellbrae, Main Street, Strait Close and Bridge Street are closed from 7am to 6pm on Sunday 11 December for Strathaven Reindeer Day. Diversion via A723 Townhead Street, A71 Kirk Street, A71 Stonehouse Road and vice versa.

Drumclog Highway is closed between Rough Diamond Farm and the South Lanarkshire Council boundary from Monday 12 December to Tuesday 13 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Drumclog Highway, C137 Drumclog Highway, Meadowfoot Road, A71 Darvel Road and vice versa.

Crosshill Road is closed between number 10 and number 18 from Monday 12 December to Friday 16 December to allow for blockages to be cleared from telecommunication apparatus. Diversion via Crosshill Road, Lethame Road, Castleview Road, Dunavon Crescent and vice versa.

Thomson Street is closed between number 15 and number 17 from 9.30am to 6pm on Monday 19 December for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Townhead Street, Kirk Street and vice versa.

Thankerton

C24 Thankerton at Boat Bridge is closed between Covington Road and Shieldhill Road from 9am to 3pm each day from Tuesday 6 December for up to 3 days for installation of flood gates. Diversion via Covington Road, Boat Road, A73, B7055, A702, A72 and C24.

Thortonhall

Braehead Road is closed between Barbana Road and Kingsknowe House from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 13 February for BT installation works. Diversion via Barban Road, Redwood Drive, Eaglesham Road and Peel Road.

Uddingston 

Bellshill Road is closed between Old Mill Road and Main Street from 11am to 4pm on Sunday 4 December for a Christmas Open Day. Diversion via Wilkie Road, Hornal Road and Bothwell Road.