Road works

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

Strand (B7078) to A702 and A73 at Abington closed between Abington and Maidencoats Farm cottages B7078 from Monday 22 February to Wednesday 24 February for carriageway resurfacing at B7078 junction. Diversion via B7078 and A702. Arrangements will be made to allow access to Netherton Farm, expect long delays.

Craighead Road closed from Monday 22 February to Friday 5 March 2021 for road side drainage works. Diversion via Manse Road, Gateside Road, B740 and B7078

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

Station Road/Market Road closed between A702 High Street and Ballgreen Road from 8am Saturday 6 March for 2 days for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via A702, Hartree Entries Road and Boghall Road.

Blantyre

Central Avenue is closed between First Road and B7012 Main Street from Thursday 25 March to Friday 26 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via First Road, West Avenue, Third Road, Central Avenue and East Avenue.

Cambuslang

Castle Chimmins Avenue closed between No.59 and No.61/63 from Thursday 18 February to Thursday 25 February 2021 for emergency water main repairs. Diversion via Quarry Avenue, Lightburn Road, Brannock Avenue, Castle Chimmins Avenue and vice versa.

Flemington Road closed between Stoneymeadow Road and Crookedshields Road from 7am Friday 5 March to 11.59pm Sunday 7 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Crookedshields Road, Glasgow Road Nerston, A749 East Kilbride Road, A749 Kingsway, A725 East Kilbride Road and Stoneymeadow Road.

Redpath Drive is closed between No 5 and No 8 Redpath Drive from 9.30am to 6pm on Monday 15 March for Scottish Water repairs.  Diversion via Dalziel Crescent and Redpath Drive.

Candymill

Candybank Road closed between A702 and A721 Elsrickle from 8am Monday 1 March for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via A702 and A721.

Carluke

Pillans Avenue is closed between No. 67 and No. 81 from 9am to 6pm on Thursday 25 February for Scottish Water manhole repairs.

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.

Cleghorn

B7056 Yieldshields Road is closed between its junction with A706 and its junction with Coldstream Road from Tuesday 26 January for up to 28 days due to a damaged bridge and road safety.  Alternative route via Yieldshields Road, A706, A721, Yieldshields Road and vice versa.

Douglas

Addison Avenue is closed between Kilncroft Terrace and Ayr Road from Saturday 20 March to Sunday 21 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Manse Road, Hagshaw, Springhall Road, Ayr 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 2020 to Thursday 1 April 2021. Alternative route via A726 Strathaven Road and High Common Road.

Glenfield Road is closed between Stroud Road and Colvilles Road 6pm to 6am daily from Monday 22 February to Thursday 25 February for carriageway surfacing. Diversion via Colvilles Road, Singer Road and Stroud Road.

Greenhills Road is closed between High Whitehills Road and Quarry Road from Saturday 27 February to Sunday 28 February for surfacing works.  Alternative route via High Whitehills Road and Quarry Road.

Colvilles Road is closed between Singer Road and Glenfield Road 6pm to 6am daily from Monday 1 March to Friday 5 March for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Singer Road, Stroud Road and Glenfield Road.

Strathyre Gardens and Strathyre Court is closed from No 1 Strathyre Gardens to its termination from 8am to 6pm on Thursday 4 March for Scottish Water repairs. 

B763 East Mains Road is closed between the A725 Whirlies Roundabout and Gullion Park from 7am Monday 8 March to 11.59pm Wednesday 10 March for carriageway repairs.  Alternative route via A725 Kingsway, Whitemoss Avenue, B761 West Mains Road and B763 East Mains Road.  

Stewartfield Way will be closed for resurfacing in the following phases:

  • Sunday 14 to Saturday 20 March - section of Stewartfield Way, between the roundabout at Stewartfield Crescent (access to Morrisons) to the roundabout at MacIvor Crescent

  • Sunday 21 to Wednesday 31 March - section of Stewartfield Way between the roundabout at MacIvor Crescent and the roundabout at the entrances to the Centre 1 and the Holiday Inn Hotel

The diversion is via Stewartfield Crescent, Stewartfield Road, B761 West Mains Road, A726 Kingsway and Stewartfield Way.  If the start/end date of the phases need to be varied for any reason, signs will be used to notify drivers. Access will be maintained to the Morrison at all times.

Hurlawcrook Road is closed 95m south of its junction with Langlands Drive and its junction with Langlands Road from Monday 15 March to Wednesday 17 March for BT works. Alternative route via Hurlawcrook Road, Greenhills Road, Strathaven Road, A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton Thorn Highway, Millwell Road, Hurlawcrook Road and vice versa. 

A727 East Kilbride Road (westbound only) closed between B766 Carmunnock Bypass and No.170 East Kilbride Road from 9pm Wednesday 24 March to 6am Thursday 25 March for BT works. Diversion via A727 South Road, A726 Queensway, B764 Eaglesham Road, B767 Gilmour Street, B767 Glasgow Road and B767 Eaglesham Road.

Albion Way is closed from Singer Road to its termination 7pm to 6am daily from Monday 29 March to Wednesday 31 March for carriageway patching. There is no alternative route.

Cornwall Street closed between Blacklands Road and Brouster Hill from 7am Monday 29 March to 11.59pm Monday 19 April for carriageway improvement works. Diversion via Rothsay Street, Churchill Avenue and Cornwall Street.

Hamilton

Silvertonhill Avenue (part of) closed between Spruce Avenue and No.40 Silverton Avenue from 9.30am to 6pm on Friday 26 February for Scottish Water. Diversion via Spruce Avenue and Arch Grove.

Muttonhole Road closed between Newhousemill Road and Highstonehall Road from from Monday 1 March to Friday 5 March for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Newhousemill Road, Wellhall Road, Woodfoot Road, Sherry Drive and Highstonehall Road. 

Kemp Street (part of) is closed between Kemp Court and 17 Kemp Street from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 7 March for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion is via Kemp Street, Graham Street, Tuphall Road, Gardenside Street, Dixon Street, Burnblea Street and A723 Portland Place.

Junction of Meikle Earnock Road, Muttonhole Road and Drumloch Highway closed from Monday 8 March to Friday 12 March for junction upgrade works. Diversions: 

  • For Meikle Earnock Road is via Stewart Avenue, Highstonehall Road and Muttonhole Road.
  • For Drumloch Highway is via A726 Strathaven Road and A723 Strathaven Road.
  • For Muttonhole Road is via Highstonehall Road, Stewart Avenue, Meikle Earnock Road and A723 Strathaven Road.

Skye Wynd closed between Sherry Drive and 7 Skye Wynd from 9.30am to 6pm on Monday 8 March for Scottish Water repairs. 

A723 Quarry Street (part of), A723 Duke Street, A724 Brandon Street (part of) closed between Low Patrick Street and Leechlee Road from 8am to 8pm on Saturday 13 March and Sunday 14 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via  A724 Brandon Street, A724 Union St, A72 Almada Street, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road, A724 Blackswell Lane, Auchincampbell Road and Kemp Street.

A723 Blackswell Lane (northbound only) closed between A723 Low Patrick Street and A72 Palace Grounds Road from 8am to 8pm on Saturday 20 March and Sunday 21 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A723 Low Patrick Street, A724 Brandon Street, A724 Union St, A72 Almada Street, A72 Muir Street and A72 Palace Grounds Road.

A723 Quarry Street (part of), A723 Duke Street, A724 Brandon Street (part of) closed between Low Patrick Street and Leechlee Road from 8am to 8pm on Saturday 27 March and Sunday 28 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via  A724 Brandon Street, A724 Union St, A72 Almada Street, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road, A724 Blackswell Lane, Auchincampbell Road and Kemp Street.

Kirkfieldbank

Mousemill Road is closed between A72 and West Nemphlar Road from Monday 11 January 2021 for up to 28 days for reasons of road safety. Diversion via West Nemphlar Road, Sunnyside Road, A73 Lanark Road, Steels Cross, A72 Kirkfieldbank Brae and vice versa.

Mousemill Road (at Mousemill Bridge) closed from Monday 8 February until Monday 9 August 2021 due to safety issues. Pedestrian and cyclist access will be maintained.

Kirkmuirhill

Scott Street is closed between Burns Road junction and Hawthorndene Road from Monday 22 March to Friday 26 March for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Vere Road, Strathaven Road, Burns Road.

Lanark

The A706 (Lanark to Cleghorn at Cleghorn Bridge) will be closed between its junction with Hagholm Road and Waterfall Meadows until 31 August 2021 to allow the completion of repairst to the bridge. The diversion will be via the A706, A721, A70, A743, A73, A706 and vice versa. 

St Kentigern's Road is closed between No. 15 St Kentigern's Road and its junction with St Nicholas Road from 7am Tuesday 23 February for up to 5 days for Scottish Power works.Alternative route via St Nicholas Road.

Waverley Crescent and Abbotsford Terrace is closed from the junctions with Woodstock Terrace from Thursday 25 February to Friday 26 February for completion of carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Woodstock Avenue.

Larkhall

Riverside Road is closed between the termination of Riverside Road and its junction with the remote footpath adjacent to Don Path from Monday 15 February 2021 to Monday 14 February 2022 to allow works to be carried out on a new development. A pedestrian access will be maintained.

John Street closed between Machanhill View and Wilson Street from Monday 1 March to Friday 5 March for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via John Street, Hareleeshill Road, Keir Hardie and Machan Road.

Larkhall park and ride car park closed between McNeil Street and Broomhill Drive from Monday 15 March to Friday 19 March for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via McNeil Sreet, Church Street, Broomhill Road and Broomhill Drive.

Canderrmill and Marlage Road closed between Broomfield Road and Hill Road from Monday 22 March to Thursday 25 March for drainage works. Diversion via Netherburn Road, Whinknowe, Auldton Terrace, Ashgillhead Road, A71 Ayr Road, B7078 Carlisle Road and Candermill and Marlage Road.

Law
 
Lawhill Road is closed between its junction with Station Road/Brownlee Road and its junction with Anstruther Street from Monday 8 March for up to 7 days for footway resurfacing works. Alternative route via Brownlee Road, Mauldslie Road and vice versa. 

Lesmahagow

Carlisle Road is closed between the B7078 Carlisle Road off slip to B7078 Carlisle Road on slip from Monday 15 February for up to 6 weeks for Scottish Water sewer works.  Alternative route via B7078 Northbound, Teiglum Road, Strathaven Road, Milton.

Southview/Woodpark closed between B7078 Carlisle Road and Woodpark junction from Monday 29 March to Wednesday 31 March for carriageway repair works. Diversion via Woorpark, Priory Avenue, Priory Road, Balgray Road and B7078 Carlisle Road.

New Trows Road closed between Auchlochan Road and Netherhouse Road from 9.30am to 5.30pm on Thursday 11 March for BT pole replacement works. Diversion via C13 New Trows Road, C202 Balgary Road, Abbeygreen Road.

Netherburn

Draffan Road and Elliot Place closed between Provost Crescent and Broomfield Road from Monday 22 February to Friday 26 February for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Station Road, Netherburn Road, Candermill and Marlage and Broomfield Road.

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

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. 16 and No. 24 from Monday 1 March to Wednesday 3 March for Scottish Water repairs. Alternative route via Glenside Drive, Bullionslaw Drive, Berwick Drive, Greystone Avenue, Glenside Drive and vice versa.

Fishescoates Avenue is closed between Brownside Road and Fishescoates Gardens from 10pm Saturday 8 May to 7am Sunday 9 May for bridge repair work by Network Rail. Diversion via A749 East Kilbride Road, Burnside Road and Brownside Road.

Stonehouse

Spinningdale is closed between Whinriggs and end of the road at No. 57 from 8am to 6pm on Monday 22 March to replace a telecom pole. There is no diversion route.

B7078 Carlisle Road closed between Draffan Road and Candermill Road from 8am to 6pm on Sunday 28 March for resurfacing works. Diversion via Carlisle Road, Blackwood and Kirkmuirhill, Thornton Road, B7086 Strathaven Road, A71 Stonehouse Road, A71 Strathaven Road, Stonehouse By Pass, A71 Ayr Road and Canderside Toll.

Millar Street closed between Argyle Street and Green Street from Monday 31 May to Friday 4 June 2021 for cable installation works. Diversion via Argyle Street, Lawrie Street and Green Street.

Strathaven

Brownmuir and Haptoncraig Highway is closed between A726 Strathaven Road and Threestanes Highway from Saturday 21 November to Saturday 13 March 2021 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.

Chapelton Road is closed between Burn Highway and A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road from Monday 22 February to Wednesday 24 February for carriageway maintenance. Alternative route via Burn Highway, Burn Road, Bents Road, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road and vice versa.

Wellbrae Road is closed its full length on Sunday 28 February for BT repairs. Alternative route via Kirk Street, Townhead Street, Common Green and vice versa.

Thankerton

Covington Road is closed between its junction with Boat Road and Leggat Road from 8am Wednesday 3 March for up to 3 days for Scottish Power cabling works. Alternative route via Boat Road, Sherriflats Road, A73, Glentisset Road and Covington Road.

Uddingston

Old Mill Road is closed between Bellshill Road and The Cut car park exit from Friday 12 February to Friday 26 February for emergency Scottish Power repairs. Diversion via Bellshill Road, Crofthead Road and The Cut.

Moray Gate closed between Castle Avenue and termination from Monday 22 February to Wednesday 24 February 2021 for planned BT repair works. Local access will be maintained to residents during the works.

B756 Bellshill Road closed between Main Street and Old Glasgow Road from 9.30am Monday 15 March to 6pm Friday 19 March 2021. Diversion via Main Street and Old Glasgow Road.