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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.

Biggar

North Back Road closed between its junctions with Northcrofts Road and Edinburgh Road from 8am on Monday 9 July for up to five days for BT work. Diversion via A702 and B7016 Kirkstyle. 

C24 Thankerton to A702 near Coulter is closed in the area of Netherton Lodge between its junction with Lindsaylands Road and its junction with the Cormiston Road from 8am Monday 2 July for up to 5 days to all Scottish Gas Networks upgrade works. Alternative routes via A72, A702, B7016, Shieldhill Road and Cormiston Road.

Blackwood

B7078 closed between Thornton Road and Canderside Roundabout from 7.30am on Sunday 22 July for up to five days for resurfacing work. Diversion signed.

Blantyre

Larkfield Drive closed from 6am Monday 18 June to Friday 22 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via Main Street, Kirkton Avenue and Waverley Terrace.

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.

Loanend Road is closed between Bardykes Road and its junction with Flemington Road, Cambuslang from 9.30am Monday 16 July to 6pm Sunday 12 August for repairs to the bridge parapet. Alternative route is via B758 Bardykes Road, Blantyre, A724 Glasgow Road, Blantyre, A724 Hamilton Road, Blantyre, Flemington Road, Cambuslang.

Craigton Place closed between Morven Avenue and Devondale Avenue from 9.30am Tuesday 3 July to 6pm Wednesday 4 July for carriageway repairs. Diversion route via Lime Grove.

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.

A724 Main Street, eastbound carriageway is closed between West Coats Road and B759 Greenlees Road from 8am to 11.59pm on Sunday 2 September for BT works. Alternative route is via A763 Bridge, Clydeford Road and A724 Main Street, Cambuslang.

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

Glasgow Road, Nerston, closed between A749 Glasgow Road and Crookedshields from 7am Monday 18 June to 7pm Friday 22 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via A749 Glasgow Road and Glasgow Road Nerston (South).

Ayton Park North/ Ayton Park South closed between Cantieslaw Drive and Maxwellton Avenue from 7.30am Monday 18 June to 7pm Friday 22 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via Maxwellton Avenue and Cantieslaw Drive.

Summerfest: Bosfield Place and Morar Place are closed from their junctions with Old Coach Road and its termination between 7am Saturday 23 June and 7pm Sunday 24 June 2018.

Westwood Hill is closed between Westwood Road and Lickprivick Road from 7am Monday 9 July to Sunday 15 July for carriageway resurfacing works. Traffic will be diverted via Westwood Road and The Murray Road.

Westwood Hill is closed between Lickprivick Road and The Murray Road from Monday 16 July to 7pm Sunday 22 July for carriageway resurfacing works. Traffic will be diverted via Westwood Road and The Murray Road.

Hamilton

Hillhouse Civic Centre car park closed between St Ninians Road and Clarkwell Road  will be closed from 8am to 4pm on Saturday 25 August for Hillhouse Community Fun Day.

Union Street (northwest bound traffic only) is closed between Peacock Cross and Auchencampbell Road from 0.01am Monday 25 June to 11.59pm Friday 29 June for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Brandon Street, Leechlee Road, Cadzow Street, Muir Street and Almada Street.

Silvertonhill Avenue closed between Johnstone Road and Chatelherault Crescent from Monday 9 July to Friday 13 July for resurfacing work. Diversion via Silvertonhill Avenue, Newlands Drive, Strathaven Road, Low Waters Road, Portland Place and Johnstone Road. Local access will be permitted where possible during the 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.

Mill Road is closed between no. 63 and no. 75 Mill Road at the junction of Croftwood Road from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Sunday 5 August to repair manholes. Traffic will be diverted via Fairhill Avenue, Millgate Road and Mill Road or via Croftwood Road, Dechmont Street and Bridge Street.

Highstonehall Road closed between Stewart Avenue and Muttonhole Road from 9.30am Monday 13 August to 6pm Sunday 7 October. Diversion route via Sherry Drive, Woodfoot Road, Wellhall Road, Earnock Road, Newhousemill Road and Muttonhole Road.

Lanark

A73 closed from junction with A72 Steel's Cross  and junction with B7056 Braidwood Road from 7.30am Sunday 29 July for up to five days for essential carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via A72, A71 and A721 and vice versa.

North Vennel closed between Greenside Lane and Gallowhill Road on Sunday 24 June for street lighting works.

Larkhall

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. 

Leadhills

B797 closed from junction with A702 Abington and junction with A76 Mennock from 7.30am Monday 13 August for up to five days for essential carraigeway surfacing works. Alternative route via A76, B740, B7078 and B797 and vice versa.

Netherburn

Netherburn Road is closed between Manse Road and Overton Road from 11.30pm Thursday 12 July to 6am Friday 13 July for remedial road surfacing works. Diversion will be in place via Draffan Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, Canderside Toll, A71 Ayr Road, Ashgillhead Road, Whiknowe and Netherburn Road.

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.

Bankhead Road closed between Chesters Place and Mill Street from Monday 25 June to Friday 29 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via Bankhead Road, B762 Kings Park Avenue, A730 Mill Street, B768, Burnhill Street, Cathcart Road, Curtis Avenue and Castlemilk Road.

Stanhope Drive closed between Dukes Road and Drumsargard Road from Thursday 28 June to Friday 29 June for resurfacing work. Diversion via B762 Dukes Road, Hawthorn Walk, Drumsargard Road and Brownside Road.

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.

Strathaven

Lethame Road closed between Threestanes Road and Crawford Street from Monday 2 - Friday 6 July for BT works. Diversion via Townhead Street, Colinhill Road, Kirkhill Road, Lethame Road and vice versa.

A723 Hamilton Road closed between Aspen Place and A723 Commercial Road (only small sections of the road will be closed at any one time) from 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.

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between Newton Highway and C133 Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway daily between 8.30pm and 7am from Monday 9 July to Friday 17 August, from Saturday 1 September to Sunday 7 October and from Sunday 14 October to Monday 10 December. This is to allow the delivery of Kype Muir Wind Turbine components.

B745 WPL Highway is closed between C133 WPL Highway and B743 Muirkirk Road from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Wednesday 15 August for BT works. Alternative route via B745 WPL Highway, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk 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. Traffic will be diverted via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

Thorntonhall

Braehead Road closed between Barbana Road and Craigpark from 7am on Monday 25 June to 7pm on Tuesday 26 June for Scottish Power works. Diversion via Peel Road, B764 Eaglesham Road, Redwood Drive and Barbana Road.

Wiston

B7055 Corsethill and Motocross closed between junction with A70 and junction with A73 from 8am Tuesday 26 June for up to five days for carriageway surfacing. Alternative routes via A70 and A73.

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