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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.

Crosshill Road is closed between West Crosshill Road and Auldhouse Road from Thursday 11 April to Monday 15 April for BT installation works. Alternative route via Langlands Road, Auldhouse Road and vice versa.

Millwell Road is closed between Cleughearn Poultry Farm and Laigh Cleughearn Farm from 0.01am Monday 22 April to 11.59pm Friday 10 May for Scottish Water upgrade work. Alternative route via Hurlawcrook Road, Langlands Road, Auldhouse Road, Millwell Road and vice versa.

Ardochrig Highway is closed between Meadowhead Highway and Ardochrig Electricity Sub-station from Monday 20 May to Friday 24 May for road surfacing works. Alternative route via Millwell Road, Thorn Highway, A726 East Kibride to Chapelton Road, A726 Chapelton to Strathaven Road, A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Townhead Street, A71 Darvel Road, High Brownside and Caldergreen Highway and vice versa.

Biggar

Broughton Road closed between its junctions with Stephen Avenue and Dene Park from Wednesday 24 April for two days for Scottish Water sewer connection work. Diversion via Broughton Road, A701, A72 and A702.

Blantyre

Ballantrae Road (full length) closed from Tuesday 23 April to Friday 26 April for carriageway resurfacing works.

Cowan Wilson Avenue closed between A724 Glasgow Road and Farm Road from Monday 29 April to Friday 3 May for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative routes via B758 Blantyre Farm, Morven Avenue and Holmswood Avenue.

Bothwell

Blantyre Mill Road is closed from its junction with Blantyre Road to its termination from 6pm on Friday 29 March until 6pm on Friday 19 April for road upgrade works.

Hornal Road is closed between Hornal Road and Bothwell Road from Saturday 18 May to Sunday 19 May for resurfacing works.  Alternative route via B7071 Bothwell Road, B756 Bellshill Road, Wilkie Road and Hornal Road.

Cambuslang

East Greenlees Road closed between Tanzieknowe Road and Bruce Avenue from 9.30 to 3.30pm on Thursday 18 April for Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via East Greenlees Road, Cairns Road, Vicarland Road and B759 Greenlees Road.

B759 Greenlees Road (westbound traffic) is closed between the roundabout at Lochmaben Crescent and the A749 East Kilbride Road from 8am Monday 29 April to 11.59pm Wednesday 21 August for junction improvement works. Alternative route via B759 Greenlees Road, Western Road and A749 Glasgow Road.

Main Street closed between its junction with Greenlees Road and Bridge Street from 6am to 10pm on Saturday 15 June for Cambuslang Summerfest celebrations. Alternative route via Clydeford Road and Bridge Street.

Carluke

Wilton Road closed from 6am on Monday 15 April to Thursday 18 April for resurfacing. Diversion via Kilncadzow Road, Goremire Road and Lanark Road.

Union Street is closed between the junction of Kirkton Street and Cassels Street from 6am on Monday 8 April for up to 4 weeks for utilities works. Alternative route via Kirkton Street, James Street, John Street, Park Street, Cassels 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.

Chapelton

Carnduff Highway is closed between Blackburnmill Highway and A726 Strathaven to Chapelton Road from Sunday 14 April to Thursday 18 April for emergency Scottish Water repairs.  Alternative route via Blackburnmill Highway, Dykehead Highway, Bottom Highway, Notlairs Highway, A726 Strathaven to Chapelton Road and vice versa.

Crawfordjohn

B7078 closed between A70 Junction & B740 (Crawfordjohn) from 7am on Saturday 1 June for up to two weeks. Alternative route will be via A70, A73, A702, B7078, and vice versa with diversion signing in place.

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

Burnbrae Place closed from 7am on Monday 29 April to Tuesday 30 April for resurfacing work.

Methven Place closed from 7am on Monday 29 April to Tuesday 30 April for resurfacing work.

Stroud Road closed between Quarry Road and Laburnum Avenue from Monday 13 May to Friday 17 May for resurfacing work. Diversion via Quarry Road, Greenhills Road, Stroud Road and vice versa.

Dunglass Avenue closed between Old Coach Road and Melrose Terrace from 9.30am to 6.20pm on Tuesday 14 May for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion route via Main Street and Old Mill Road.

Forth

Whauphill closed from 6am Tuesday 7 May to 11pm Saturday 11 May for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion route via Merlindale and Climpy Road.

Glassford

Glassford Gala Day (10am - 6pm Saturday 15 June) - Alston Street closed between Millar Street and Muirburn Road. Diversion Alston Street, Hunterlees Road, Muirburn Road and vice versa.

Craigthornhill Road closed between Burnside Highway and Craigthornhill from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 April for resurfacing work. Diversion via Larkhall Road, Station Road, Bents and Station Highway, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road, Limekilnburn Road, Carscallan Road, Plotcock Road, Craigthornhill Road and vice versa.

Hamilton

Hillhouse Road is closed between Brankholm Brae and Brankholm Gardens from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 15 April for Scottish Water repair works. Alternative route via Brankholm Brae, Fleming Way and Hillhouse Road.

A723 Motherwell Road, Hamilton (southbound) is closed between Airbles Road, Motherwell and Palace Grounds Road, Hamilton from 8pm Monday 20 May to 6am Tuesday 21 May for high lighting mast repairs.  Alternative route via A723 Hamilton Road, A721 Muir Street, A721 Bellshill Road, A721 Motherwell Road, A721 Gartcosh Walk, A725 Bellshill Bypass, B7071 Bellshill Road, B7071 Bothwell Road, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road.

Kirkfieldbank

A72 Kirkfieldbank to Hamilton closed between the B7018 and B7086 from 6am on Monday 20 May until 8pm on Monday 3 June for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion signed via A72 LanarkRoad, A71 Horsley Brae, A71, A721 and A73.

Lanark

Waterloo Road is closed at its junction with Cleghorn Road and its junction with Jerviswood Road from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Friday 19 April for BT works. Alternative route via Cleghorn Road, Bellefield Road, Waterloo Drive, Waterloo Road and vice versa.

Larkhall

Duke Street is closed between Hamilton Street and Maple Drive from Saturday 27 April to Sunday 28 April for resurfacing works. Diversion via Hamilton Street, Hamilton Road, Carlisle Road and A72 Lanark Road, Drygate Street, Burnhead Road, A71 Ayr Road, A72 Lanark Road and Duke Street.

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.

Rigside

A70 Rigside to Hyndford Bridge closed between Ponfeigh Road and Mount Stuart Street from 7am on Monday 13 May to 8pm on Sunday 19 May for resurfacing. Diversion via A70, A73, A702 and B7078.

Rutherglen

Rodger Drive closed between A749 Stonelaw Road and Victoria Road from 9.30am to 6.30pm on Sunday 19 May for Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via B768, Main Street and  A730 Mill Street.

Main Street closed between its junctions with Mill Street and Stonelaw Road from 6am to 10pm Saturday 1 June. Alternative route via Rodger Drive.

Stonehouse

New Street closed between Boghall Street and The Cross until Friday 19 July 2019 due to a dangerous building.

Strathaven

Todshill Street (full length) closed from Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 June for BT works. Diversion via A71 Kirk Street and Station Road.

Strathaven Gala Day 11am - 3pm Saturday 8 June - roads closed will be A71 Kirk Street, Ryeland Street, A723 Townhead Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Barn Street, A726 Glasgow Road, Park Crescent, Reed Street, Common Green, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road and Kirklandpark Road. Diversions as directed by Police Scotland

Dovecastle Drive closed from the north-eastern gable end of No76 to Finnart Place from Tuesday 7 May to Friday 10 May for resurfacing.

Bridge Street closed from Thursday 25 April to Friday 26 April for resurfacing between:

  • Castle Street and Waterside Street (diversion: Westbound - Castle Street, A71 Kirk Street, Wellbrae and Common Green; Eastbound - Bridge Street, Common Green, Wellbrae, A71 Kirk Street and Castle Street
  • Eastbound between Common Green and Waterside Street (diversion via Common Green, Wellbrae, A71 Kirk Street and Castle Street)

Holm Street closed from Tuesday 30 April until Friday 3 May for resurfacing.

The Ward closed from Waterside Street to Loudon Street and then the car park at the Health Centre from 8am-4pm on Sunday 5 May for BT work. Diversion via Waterside Street, Barn Street, Commercial Road, Loudon Street and vice versa.

Low Kype Highway closed between B743 Muirkirk Road and Low Kype Road from Tuesday 23 to Wednesday 24 April for resurfacing work. Diversion via B743 Muirkirk Road, Low Kype Road and vice versa.

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