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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

Auchenheath

B7086 Lanark Road is closed between its junctions with A72 Kirkfieldbank to Hamilton and Blair Road / Auchnotroch Road from Tuesday 24 March for up to 21 days. 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.

Blantyre

Loanend Road (part of) is closed between Hunthill Road and Malcolmwood Dog Kennels are closed from 6am Monday 20 April to 5pm Wednesday 29 April for bridge repairs.  Alternative route via B758 Bardykes Road, A724 Glasgow Road/Hamilton Road, Flemington Road and Loanend Road.

Bothwell

Ashley Drive closed between Unit 5 and Unit 2 on Saturday 18 April and Sunday 19 April for Scottish Water sewer repairs.

Braehead

C37 is closed between its junction with B7016 near Braehead and its junction with Blackhill Road from Friday 27 March for up to 21 days due to incomplete resurfacing works. Alternative route via C37, C203, A70 and B7016.

Cambuslang

Morven Road closed between Western Road and Jura Terrace from Saturday 14 March to Friday 3 April for installation of drainage for development. Diversion via Tiree Way, Staffa Road and Western Road.

West Coats Road is closed between Brownside Road and Douglas Drive from 8am Wednesday 25 March to 11.59pm on Friday 10 April for emergency works by Scottish Gas. Alternative route via Brownside Road and Douglas Drive.

Howieshill Road is closed between Howieshill Avenue and the A724 Hamilton Road from 10pm on 16 April until 6am on 17 April to allow Network Rail to carry out bridge repairs. Alternative route is via Howieshill Road, Croft Road and the A724 Hamilton Road.

A724 Hamilton Road (Eastbound) closed between its junction with Clydeford Road and its junction with Westburn Road from 9am to 5pm on Sunday 19 April for Scottish Water repairs to a manhole.

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.

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 Sunday 31 May 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.

Fitzroy Grove closed between Walpole Lane and Pelham Court from 9am to 11pm on Saturday 6 June for a community street party. Diversion via Callaghan Crescent.

Elvanfoot

B7076 Elvanfoot (A702) to South Lanarkshire Boundary is closed between B7076 Clyde Wind Farm access and B719 Greenhillstairs from Sunday 5 April to Monday 18 April due to Network Rail replacing the bridge. No through road for emergency vehicles during this period. Alternative route via B7076, A701 Moffat, A72, A702, B7076.

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.

Udston Road closed between Farm Road and Russell Street from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 30 March for repairs to a Scottish Water manhole. Diversion via farm Road, Hillhouse Road and Udston Road.

Highstonehall Road closed between Muttonhole Road and the roundabout at the new development from Monday 4 May to Sunday 14 June to allow the developer to install a water main connection. Diversion via Muttonhole Road, A723 Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road, Meikle Earnock Road and Stewart Avenue and Muttonhole Road, Newhousemill Road, Wellhall Road, Woodfoot Road and Sherry Drive.

Quarry Street precinct area closed between Cadzow Street and Lamb Street from 7am to 5pm on Saturday 6 June 2020 for Classic Car Show.

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

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.

Larkhall

Millheugh Road closed between the viaduct and Broomelton Road from Monday 20 April to Sunday 3 May for bridge repairs and drainage works. Diversion via Broomelton Road, Plotcock Road and Millheugh Road.

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.

Stonehouse

Millheugh Road is closed between Lawrie Street and Linthaugh Bridge from Wednesday 1 April to Thursday 2 April for emergency Scottish Water repairs.  Alternative route via Milheugh Road, Glassford Road, Hunterlees Road, Muirburn Road, A71 Strathaven Road, Townhead Street, King Street, Trongate and Lawrie Street.

Camnethan Street closed between Cander Avenue and Candermill Road from Wednesday 1 April to Wednesday 13 May due to a void in the road. Diversion via Candermill Road, Lockhart Street, Lockhart Place and Camnethan Street.

Strathaven

C133 WPL Highway is closed between B745 WPL Highway (Torfoot Road) and Waterhead Peelhill Highway between A71 and B743 on Tuesday 31 March for BT repair works. Alternative route via B745 WPL Highway, B743 Muirkirk Road, Waterhead Peelhill Highway between A71 and B743 and vice versa.

B745 WPL Highway (Torfoot Road) is closed between Torfoot Bridge and Turners Yard from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Wednesday 6 May and Thursday 7 May. Alternative route via A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

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