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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

Auldhouse

Meadowhead Highway closed between Meadowhead Farm access and Cladence Highway from Friday 13 April 2018 to Monday 12 April 2021 for road safety reasons. Diversion via Cladence Highway, Millwell Road and Ardochrig Road.

Biggar

South Back Road is closed between its junction with Broughton Road and its junction with Langvout Road from Thursday 19 November for up to 5 days for emergency Scottish water repairs. Alternative route via Broughton Road, John Street, South Back Road and vice versa.

Cambuslang

Staffa Road closed between Western Road and Lorne Terrace from Monday 10 August to Friday 18 December for the installation of a new drainage system. Diversion via Tiree Way, Morven Road and Western Road.

Monkcastle Drive is closed between no 14 and no 18 from Thursday 19 November until Thursday 10 December due to a void in the road. Diversion via Mansion Street and Colebrooke Street.

Redlawood Road is closed between no. 1 and no. 9  from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Wednesday 2 December for BT repairs. Diversion via Newton Farm Road and Redlawood Road.

Howieshill Road closed between Hamilton Road and Howieshill Avenue from Monday 4 January to Friday 8 January for ongoing SGN gas repair works. Diversion via Howieshill Road, Croft Road and A724 Hamilton Road.

Carluke 

Goremire Road closed between A721 Kilncadzow Road and Birkfield Loan from Monday 19 October for up to 5 weeks for installation of drainage for a nearby property development. Diversion via A721, Wilton Road, Kilmory Road, Goremire Road and vice versa.

Hyndshaw Road is closed between its junction with Morningside Road and its junction with Castlehill Road from Sunday 29 November for up to 3 days.  Alternative route via Hyndshaw Road, A73 Airdrie Road, Castlehill Road, Hyndshaw Road and vice versa.

Carnwath

North Road closed outside No.11 from Wednesday 18 November for up to 5 days for emergency Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Main Street.

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.

Coulter

U103 Legholmshields Road closed between Hartree Entries Road and C21 (between Coulter and Scottish Borders Boundary) on Tuesday 15 December for BT works. Diversion via C21, Boghall Road and Hartree Entries 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

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.

A726 Strathaven Road (northbound slip road to High Common Road) and High Common Road (northbound slip to A726 Strathaven Road) is closed from Monday 31 August to Thursday 1 April 2021. Alternative route via A726 Strathaven Road and High Common Road.

Flinders Place is closed from Monday 9 November to Sunday 29 November for Scottish Water sewer repairs. Closure will be in two phases.  Phase 1 from side of No. 26, eastwards to termination. Phase 2 from front of No. 26, eastwards and westwards to termination. There is no alternative route.

Andrew Street is closed from 5pm Sunday 15 November to 11.59pm on Sunday 29 November for Scottish Water works.  Alternative route via Andrew Street and the Civic Centre Car Park.

Viking Terrace closed from Copenhagen Avenue to its termination from Monday 23 November to Thursday 26 November for carriageway resurfacing.

Langlands Drive is closed between Langlands Place and Langlands Square from Tuesday 24 November to Friday 27 November for emergency Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via Langlands Drive, Greenhills Road, Hurlawcrook Road, Langlands Drive and vice versa.

Pine Crescent is closed between Pine Court and Castlefield Gardens from Monday 30 November to Wednesday 2 December daily from 9.30am to 4pm for carriageway repairs. 

Flinders Place is closed at Murchison Drive to westerly termination from Monday 30 November to Friday 4 December for emergency Scottish Water repairs. There is no alternative route.

Copenhagen Avenue closed between Elsinore Path to its termination at Andersen Court from Monday 30 November to Sunday 13 December for Scottish Water sewer repair works. Diversion via Kronborg Way and Elsinore Path.

Cantieslaw Drive is closed between Calderwood Road and Maxwelton Avenue from 7am Wednesday 2 December to 11.59pm Friday 4 December for carriageway repairs. Alternative route via Maxwelton Avenue and Calderwood Road.

Drumboy Road is closed between Drumbui Farm and Thorn Highway from 9.30am to 6pm on Tuesday 22 December for Scottish Water repairs.  Alternative route via Drumboy Road, A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton Road, Thorn Highway and vice versa.

Tennant Avenue closed from No.1 to termination from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 6 December for Scottish Water ironwork repair. 

Ferniegair

O'Donnell Gardens closed between O'Donnell Drive and No.4 from 9.30am to 6pm on Tuesday 22 December for Scottish Water ironwork repairs.

Hamilton

Highstonehall Road closed between Muttonhole Road and Stewart Avenue from Monday 16 November to Monday 23 November for Scottish Power Networks upgrade works. Diversion via Muttonhole Road, Meikle Earnock Road, Stewart Avenue and Highstonehall Road.

Balfron Crescent closed between Luss Brae and Shandon Terrace from Monday 23 November to Friday 27 November for carriageway resurfacing. 

A723 Duke Street, Hamilton (eastbound only) is closed between Quarry Street and Low Patrick Street from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 29 November for Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via Brandon Street, Union Street, Almada Street, Muir Street, Palace Grounds Road, Blackswell Lane and Low Patrick Street.

A723 Strathaven Road closed between 134a Strathaven Road and Galloway Avenue from 8am to 5pm on Sunday 29 November for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A723 Strathaven Road, A723 Hamilton Road, A723 Commercial Road, A726 Waterside Street, A728 Bridge Street, A71 Stonehouse Road, A71 Strathaven Road, A71 Stonehouse Bypass, A71 Ayr Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, B7078 Machan Road, B7078 Union Street, B7078 London Street, B7078 Hamilton Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, A72 Carlisle Road, A72 Townhead Street, A723 Low Patrick Street, A723 Duke Street, A723 Quarry Street, A723 Low Waters Road, A723 Strathaven Road.

Muttonhole Road is closed between Newhousemill Road and Highstonehall Road from Monday 18 January to Friday 22 January for Scottish Water works.  Diversion via Newhousemill Road, Wellhall Road, Woodfoot Road, Sherry Drive and Highstonehall Road.

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.

B7018 Lesmahagow Road closed between Hill View Road and Bellas Avenue from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Friday 8 December for BT overhead apparatus works. Diversion via B7018, B7078, B7086, A72, B7018 and vice versa.

Larkhall

Duke Street closed between Hamilton Street and Maple Drive from Monday 23 November to Friday 27 November for resurfacing works. Diversion via Hamilton Street/London Street, Hamilton Road, Carlisle Road and A72 Lanark Road.

Millheugh Road is closed between Plotcock Road and the access road to Glen Avon Mews from 9am to 5pm on Thursday 21 January 2021 for bridge inspection works. Diversion via Broomelton Road and Plotcock Road.

Pentland Crescent closed between No.9 and No.21 from 9.30am to 5pm on Thursday 3 December for Scottish Water repairs to their apparatus. Diversion via Pentland Crescent and Lammermuir Wynd 

Millheugh Road closed between Broomelton Road and access road to Glen Avon Mews from Monday 30 November to Wednesday 2 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Broomelton Road and Plotcock Road.

Lesmahagow

Carlisle Road is closed between B7078 Carlisle Road and Milton from Monday 17 August until Monday 5 January 2021 for Scottish Water sewer repairs. Alternative route via B7078 Carlisle Road, Balgray Road, Abbeygreen Road, Turfholm, Abbeygreen, Milton, B7078 Carlisle Road.  

Nethanvale Terrace is closed from 9am to 5pm daily from Monday 5 October to Friday 27 November for Scottish Water sewer works. 4 way signals will be in place from 5pm to 9am during the week and on weekends from 5pm Friday to 9am Monday.There is no alternative route.

The Crescent is closed from Monday 16 November to Monday 14 December daily between 9am to 5pm (Monday to Friday). 4 way traffic lights in place each evening from 5pm to 9am and again from 5pm Friday to 9am Monday over the weekends for Scottish Water sewer replacement works. There is no alternative route. 

Garngour Road closed between Ellenbank junction and Mid Garngour from Monday 7 December to Wednesday 9 December for carriageway resurfacing remedial works.

Newbigging

C36 Newbigging to Dolphinton (A702) at Newholm Bridge is closed at its junction with Medwynbank Road and its junction with Ogscastle Road from 5pm Wednesday 4 November for up to 21 days to assess the bridge and make repairs. Alternative route via A721, Ogscastle Road and C36.

Pettinain

A permanent closure Order was imposed on Clyde Bridge on C29 Pettinain Road in September 2019 .   The bridge is currently closed to pedestrians and traffic due to its condition.  Diversion signed  - C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27, C29.  A scheme to provide a replacement bridge is currently being progressed with construction works commencing in early summer 2021 providing the requisite land ownership transactions are concluded voluntarily.  Please be assured that we will keep local residents advised of progress on this project.

Rutherglen

Glenside Drive is closed (both sides) between no 7 and no 25 from 9.30am to 6.30pm on Monday 23 November for Scottish Water repairs.  

High Street closed between Queen Street and 75 High Street from Monday 23 November to Friday 27 November for Virgin Media carriageway reinstatement. Diversion via King Street, Greenbank Street and High Street.

Downiebrae Road is closed from its junction with Dalmarnock Road extending eastwards for 200m from 8am Thursday 7 January 2021 to 6pm on Tuesday 9 March 2021 for Scottish Water repair works.  Alternative route via Dalmarnock Road, Cambuslang Road, Duchess Road and Downiebrae Road.

Glenside Drive is closed between no 18 and no 22 from Monday 11 January to Wednesday 13 January for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Bullionslaw Drive, Berwick Drive, Greystone Avenue and Calderwood Road.

Stonehouse

Wellbrae closed between Queen Street and Hill Road from Tuesday 1 December to Thursday 3 December for Openreach works. Diversion via Hill Road, Vicars Road, Townhead Street, Queen Street, Trongate and Argyle Street. 

Udston Mill Road is closed between A71 Strathaven Road and Marley Hill Avenue from Monday 14 December to Friday 18 December for cable connections. Alternative route via Udston Mill Road, Udston Road, Sidehead Road, Strathaven road and A71.

Manse Road is closed between the corner at St Ninian's churchyard and East Mains holdings from Monday 14 December to Wednesday 16 December for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Vicars Road, Townhead Street, A71 Strathaven Road and Manse Road.

Strathaven

B743 Muirkirk Road closed at Powbrone Bridge from 50 metres in both directions from Monday 26 October to Sunday 20 December 2020 to allow repair work to the bridge. Diversion via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

Brownmuir and Haptoncraig Highway closed between A726 Glasgow Road and Threestanes Highway from Saturday 31 October to Friday 20 November for emergency repairs to the bridge wall. Diversion via A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road, Threestanes Highway and vice versa.

Brownmuir and Haptoncraig Highway is closed between A726 Strathaven Road and Threestanes Highway from Saturday 21 November to Friday 11 December for emergency repairs to the bridge. Diversion via A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road, Threestanes Highway and vice versa.

Beechwood Court is closed from Wednesday 2 December to Friday 4 December for road surfacing works. There is no alternative route.

Overton Avenue is closed between Powmillion Court and Coldstream Drive from Monday 7 December to Wednesday 9 December daily from 9am to 4pm for carriageway resurfacing. 

Wilsontown

B7016 Carnwath to Forth is closed between its junction with the A706 and its junction with Wilsontown Road from Wednesday 9 December for up to 3 days for resurfacing works. Alternative route via A706, Bog Road, B7016 and vice versa.

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