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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

Abington

Carlisle Road closed between the junction at Abington Car Park and Glengonar Crescent from Monday 10 August to Friday 14 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via B797, A76, B740, B7078 & A702.

Auchenheath

B7086 Lanark Road is closed between its junctions with A72 Kirkfieldbank to Hamilton and Blair Road / Auchnotroch Road until Friday 31 July. Diversion signed via B7086, B7078, Carlisle Road, B7018, A72 and vice versa.

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.

Ardochrig Highway is closed between Logoch Farm and Caldergreen Farm from Thursday 2 July to Sunday 5 July for road surfacing works.  Alternative route via Millwell Road, Thorn Highway, A726 East Kilbride 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

B7076

B7076 Harthope lay bye (Carlisle Road - Access parking at A74) closed from Monday 25 May to Monday 6 July to allow Network Rail to carry out major rail works.

Blackwood

Southfield Road is closed between its junction with Heathfield Drive and its junction with Draffan Fence Road from Monday 6 July for up to 3 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Southfield Road, B7078, Draffan Road, Draffan Fence Road and vice versa.

Blantyre

East Avenue is closed between Prospect Court and South Avenue from 11.59pm Sunday 31 May to 11.59pm Sunday 12 July to provide controlled access to the Waste and Recycling Centre. Alternative route via Hillhouse Road, B758 Douglas Street, B7012 Main Street, First Road, Central Avenue and South Avenue. 

Hillview Drive closed between Carlowrie Avenue and Livingstone Crescent from 8am Monday 27 July to 5pm Friday 31 July for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Carlowrie Avenue, Devondale Avenue and Livingstone Crescent.

Braehead

C37 is closed between its junction with B7016 near Braehead and its junction with Blackhill Road from Friday 17 April until Friday 31 July due to incomplete resurfacing works. Alternative route via C37, C203, A70 and B7016.

Cambuslang

Cairns Road closed between East Greenlees Road and Ell Crescent from 8am Monday 13 July to 11.59pm Monday 24 August to facilitate works in relation to the new social housing development. Diversion via Cairns Road, Hollybank Place, Woodland Crescent and Trinity Drive.

Newton Brae is closed between Newton Station Road and Harvester Avenue from Monday 13 July to Monday 5 October for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route via Grayline Avenue, Wheatsheaf Drive and Harvester Avenue.

Trinity Drive closed between Gilbertfield Road and Woodlands Crescent from 8am to 11.59pm on Monday 24 August to facilitate works in relation to the new social housing development. Diversion via Cairn Road, Hollybank Place and Woodlands Crescent.

Carluke 

Chapel Street is closed between its junctions with Glamis Avenue and Market Road and Belstane Road is closed between its junctions with Market Road and Stonedyke Road from Sunday 12 July to Saturday 18 July for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Glamis Avenue, A73 Stewart Street, A73 Airdrie Road, Castlehill Road, Hyndshaw Road and vice versa.

Carstairs Junction

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August 2018) 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.

Clarkston

Following roads closed from Monday 29 June to Sunday 12 July for repairs to Stepends Bridge:

  • Waterbank Road closed between Westerfield Road and Waterbank access
  • Westerfield Road closed between Waterbank Road and Westfield sewage works access

Diversion via Waterside Road, Carmunock bypass, A727 East Kilbride Road, Westerfield Road and vice versa.

Dalserf

Manse Brae is closed between Netherburn Road and A72 Lanark Road from Monday 29 June to Friday 3 July for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route via Netherburn Road, Whinknowe, Ashgillhead Road, A71 Ayr Road, A72 Lanark Road and Overton Road.

Douglas

Wolfcrooks Road is closed between B7078 junction and Toftsgate, Woolfcrooks Road from Monday 15 June to Friday 31 July for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Diversion via B7078 Cairnhouses to Millbank, Tower Road, Wolfcrooks Road.

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

Redwood Crescent closed between the roundabout and the access road to No 8-12 from Monday 2 March to Saturday 31 October to allow the installation of a sewer for the new housing development  Diversion via Rewood Drive, A726 GSO (Glasgow Southern Orbital), Redwood Crescent and vice versa.

Westwood Road is closed between Eaglesham Road and Windward Road from Monday 13 July to Friday 17 July for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Westwood Hill, Lickprivick Road, Greenhills Road and Eaglesham Road.

Westwood Road is closed from Rockhampton Avenue to Murrayhill from 0.01am Monday 20 July to 11.59pm Saturday 25 July for resurfacing works. Alternative route via Westwood Hill and The Murray Road.

Newlands Road will be closed between Jackton Road and No 68 Newlands Road from Monday 20 July until March 2022 for the upgrading/reconstruction and installation of public utility apparatus on Newlands Road associated with the Community Growth Area. Access to residential properties will be maintained at all times from one direction. Diversion via Jackton Road, Eaglesham Road, Greenhills Road, Newlands Road and vice versa.

Dunedin Drive is closed from Monday 27 July to Monday 28 September for works by Scottish Gas.  The works will be undertaken in two sections which will not be closed at the same time to allow local access. Scottish Gas Networks will notify the change of section on site. Alternative route via Westport, Windward Road, Eaglesham Road, Westwood Road, Westwood Hill and Mossneuk Road.

  • Schedule 1: Dunedin Drive will be closed from No 29 to No 41
  • Schedule 2: Dunedin Drive will be closed from No 41 to No 47

Otago Park closed between Dunedin Drive and its termination from Wednesday 8 July to Friday 10 July for carriageway resurfacing. 

Leeward Circle closed between Jamaica Drive and No85 Leeward Circle on Friday 24 July 2020 for Scottish Water manhole repairs. Diversion via Jamaica Drive and Bahamas Way.

Colvilles Park closed for turning right into Colvilles Place from Tuesday 14 July to Saturday 18 July to allow repairs to SGN apparatus. Diversion via Glenfield Road, Stroud Road, Singer Road and Colvilles Road.

Glassford

Alston Street is closed between Sewage Works and Muirburn Road from Sunday 5 July to Wednesday 8 July for road surfacing works. Alternative route via Alston Street, Jackson Street, Hunterlees Road, Muirburn Road and vice versa.

Bents and Station Highway closed between Glassford Water Treatment Works and A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road from Sunday 9 August to Wednesday 12 August for road resurfacing works. Diversion via Station Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street, Millar Street, C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road, Hamilton Road, A723 Strathaven to Hamilto Road and vice versa.

Hamilton

Lilybank Street is closed between Wellhall Road and its termination from Monday 9 March and will remain closed until Friday 31 July or sooner depending when Scottish Water are able to restart these works. Diversion via Allanshaw Street, Hiltonbank Street and Wellhall Road.

Cypress Lane is closed between Stewart Avenue and access to SPAR from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 13 July for Scottish Water manhole repairs.

Castle Street and Palace Grounds Road closed from 8am to 3pm on Saturday 19 September for HamilTENK Run.

Argyle Crescent closed between Pollock Avenue and Beatock Wynd from 8am Monday 13 July to 5pm Saturday 18 July for carriageway resurfacing.

Kirkfieldbank

Mousemill Road is closed 80 metres west of Mousemill Bridge for approximately 40 metres from Saturday 21 March to Monday 11 January 2021 for reasons of road safety.

Lanark

A70/A73 Ayr Cut near Hyndford Bridge between its junction with Hyndford Road and its junction with Cobblehaugh Road is closed from 8am on Thursday 9 July 2020 for up 5 days for resurfacing works. Alternative route via Hyndford Road/Bloomgate/A706/A721/A70 and vice versa.

Larkhall

Wellgate Street (northbound side) closed between London Street and Hamilton Street from Monday 13 July to Tuesday 4 August for an upgrade to water mains. Diversion via London Street, Glenview and Hamilton Street. For traffic joining the southbound M74 the diversion is via London Street, Carlisle Road and A72.

Millheugh Road is closed between the viaduct and Broomelton Road from Monday 10 August until Monday 24 August to allow bridge repairs and drainage works. Local access will be maintained. 

Burnhead Road, Larkhall is closed between A71 Ayr Road and Meadowhill Street from Saturday 8 August until Saturday 15 August for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via A71 Ayr Road, Canderside Toll, Carlisle Road, Keir Hardie Road and Hareleeshill Road, John Street, Church Street, Muir Street and Drygate Street. Local access for residents will be maintained. Road closure will be carried out in phases.

A71 Swinhill Road, Larkhall is closed between Struther and Swinhill Road and M74 bridge from Saturday 15 August until Sunday 23 August. Alternative route via A72 Lanark Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, Union Street, Church Street, Machan Road and Canderside Toll. Local access for residents will be maintained.

Lesmahagow

Carlisle Road is closed from Tuesday 16 June for up to 4 weeks to allow Scottish Water to install new valves to a large water main. Alternative route via B7078 Northbound,Teiglum Road, Strathaven Road, Milton.

Pettinain

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August 2018) 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.

Quarter

Limekilnburn Road is closed between Carscallan Road and Darngaber Gardens from Sunday 5 July to Thursday 9 July for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Limekilnburn Road, A723 Strathaven Road and Carscallan Road.

Limekilnburn Road is closed between Foinavon Road and Denholm Gardens from 10am to 2pm on Sunday 12 July to allow Scottish Power to renew a sub station. Diversion via A723 Strathaven Road and Carscallan Road.

Stonehouse

Camnethan Street closed between Candermill Road and Cander Avenue from Thursday 14 May to Wednesday 30 September due to a void in the road. Diversion via Candermill Road, Lockhart Street, Lockhart Place and Camnethan Street.

Lawrie Street is closed between the entrance to Alexander Hamilton Park and Crow Road from Monday 13 July to Friday 25 September to allow Scottish Water to carry out essential sewer replacement works. Residents affected by the works will be lettered and access will be maintained where possible. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.

Candermill Road closed between B7078 Carlisle Road and Camnethan Street from Monday 3 August to Monday 14 September to allow bridge upgrading works. Diversion via Lockhart Street, A71 Ayr Road, Canderside Toll and B7078 Carlisle Road.

Strathaven

B745 WPL Highway (also known as Torfoot Road) is closed between Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway and C133 WPL Highway from 9.30am to 6pm on Thursday 9 July for BT repairs.  Alternative route via B745 WPL Highway, B743 Muirkirk Road, A71 Darvel Road, B745 WPL Highway and vice versa.

Breckonridge Highway spur closed between Breckridge Highway and A71 Darvel Road from Monday 29 June to Friday 3 July for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via Breckonridge Highway, A71 Darvel Road and vice versa.

Ardochrig Highway, Auldhouse is closed between Logoch Farm and Caldergreen Farm from Thursday 2 July to Sunday 5 July for road surfacing works.  Alternative route via Millwell Road, Thorn Highway, A726 East Kilbride 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

A726 Glasgow Road closed between Woodhill Road and Overton Avenue from Monday 3 August to Thursday 6 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A723 to Hamilton, A72/A724 to Burnbank, High Blantyre Road, Main Street, A725 East Kilbride Expressway/Kingsway, A726 to Strathaven and vice versa.

Uddingston

B758 Blantyre Farm Road closed between bridge over M74 and bridge over River Clyde from 8am Monday 20 July to 5pm Friday 24 July for carraigeway resurfacing. Diversion via B758 Blantyre Farm Road Blantyre, A724 Glasgow Road, A724 Burnbank Road Hamilton, A72 Almada Street, B7071 Bothwell Road, B7071 Hamilton Street Bothwell, B7071 Main Street, B7071 Uddingston Road, B7071 Bothwell Road Uddingston, B7071 Main Street, B7071 Glasgow Road, A74 Glasgow Road and vice versa

Wiston

Millrig Road is closed between its junction with Church Lane and its junction with the A73 from 8am Monday 29 June 2020 for up to 5 days to allow Scottish Water contractor to undertake carriageway remedial works. Alternative route via A73, B7055 and Millrig Road.

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