Click to listen

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


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.


North Back Road is closed between the B7016 Kirkstyle and High Street near Broughton Road from 8am Monday 2 April and 11.59pm Sunday 13 May for Scottish Power cable installation works. Alternative route westbound is via A702, B7016 and vice versa. The works will be undertaken in two phases as follows:

  • Phase 1 - between B7016 Kirkstyle and Northcrofts Road
  • Phase 2 - between Northcrofts Road and High Street near Broughton Road


Blantyre Farm Road closed between Kylepark Drive (Uddingston) and its junction with Calder Road (Blantyre) from 10pm Saturday 26 May to 6am Sunday 27 May to allow Network Rail bridge inspection. Alternative route via Glasgow Road, Burnbank Road, Almada Street, Bothwell Road, Hamilton Road, Main Street, Uddingston Road, Bothwell Road, Main Street and Glasgow Road.


C9 Lesmahagow Road (from Strathaven Road Lesmahagow to Boghead Village) closure extended until Monday 23 April to allow Scottish Power Energy Networks to complete cable duct installation.


Craigallian Avenue closed from 7am on Monday 16 to Friday 20 April for resurfacing. Diversion via Woodland Crescent, Hamilton Crescent and A724 Hamilton Road.

Clydeford Road is closed to Northbound traffic between Mansion Street and the roundabout at Westburn Drive/Bridge Street from 7am Tuesday 10 April to 11.59pm Tuesday 1 May for Scottish Water sewer improvements. Alternative route is via A763 Bridge Street, A724 Main Street, A724 Hamilton Road, Westburn Road and Westburn Drive.


Hyndshaw Road closed between its junctions with Gair Road and Wastonhead access road from 7am on Monday 16 April to Sunday 29 April for resurfacing work. Vehicles travelling south on Morningside Road should turn right onto Hyndshaw Road, left onto A73, continue onto Airdrie Road and then Stewart Street, left onto Glamis Avenue, left onto Chapel Street and continue onto Belstane Road and finally onto Hyndshaw Road - and vice versa. Diversion signed.

Hyndshaw Road closed between Castlehill Road and Gair Road from Monday 2 April to Friday 20 April for structural maintenance works to Bowridge Bridge. Alternative route via Castlehill Road, A73 Airdrie Road, Glamis Avenue and Belstane Road.

Boghall Road closed between General Roy Way and Samson Crescent from Monday 16 April to Saturday 12 May for installation of footway and drainage system.


B740 closed between B7078 Junction and Crawfordjohn Village from 7.30am on Monday 14 May for up to 10 days for resurfacing work. Alternative Route via the B7078, A702, B797 (Abington to Mennock), A76 & B740 and vice versa. Alternative Route will be via the B7078, A702, B797 (Abington to Mennock), A76 and B740 and vice versa with diversion signing in place as shown on drawing.

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

Heathery Knowe closed southbound between Strathcona Place and The Murray Road  from 9am on Monday 23 April to 5pm on Friday 27 April for footway repairs. Diversion via Livingstone Drive, Cullen Road and The Murray Road.

Glen Farrar is closed between Blacklaw Drive and its termination at no. 61 from 7.30am to 6pm on Monday 23 April and from 7.30am Wednesday 25 April to 7pm Friday 27 April for carriageway resurfacing.

A726 GSO, East Kilbride - Westbound is closed between Belle Craig Roundabout and Phillipshil Interchange for carriageway resurfacing on the following dates. Alternative route is via A726 Queensway, B764 Eaglesham Road, Gilmour Street and B767 Glasgow Road.

  • 8pm Tuesday 1 May to 6am Wednesday 2 May
  • 8pm Wednesday 2 May to 6am Thursday 3 May

A726 Queensway, East Kilbride - Eastbound is closed between West Mains Roundabout and Philipshill Interchange for carriageway resurfacing on the following dates.  Alternative route is via A726 GSO, Redwood Drive and B764 Eaglesham Road.

  • 8pm Thursday 3 May to 6am Friday 4 May
  • 8pm Friday 4 May to 6am Monday 5 May

Clutha Place and New Plymouth closed from Newlands Road to Westwood Hill from 7am Monday 30 April to 7pm Friday 4 May for carriageway surfacing. Alternative route via Newlands Road and Westwood Hill.


Hunterlees Road closed between Hunterlees Gardens and Hallhill from Saturday 21 to Sunday 22 April for Scottish Gas service connection work. Alternative route via Jackson Street, Alston Street, Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road and vice versa.

Alston Street closed between Millar Street and Muirburn Road from 10am to 6pm Saturday 16 June for Glassford Gala Day.


Beckford Street closed southbound only between Clydesdale Street and Almada Street from 6pm on Friday 27 - 8am on Monday 30 April to allow for crane units. Diversion via Clydesdale Street, Douglas Street and Almada Street.

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.

Hutchison Street is closed from 6am Monday 23 April to 11pm Friday 27 April for carriageway resurfacing.  There is no diversion route.


Cleghorn Level Crossing, A706 Lanark closed from 11pm Saturday 5 May to 8am Monday 7 May for Network Rail to complete carriageway works.


Libberton Muir Road closed between B7016 Carnwath Road and Shieldhill Road from Tuesday 17 to Friday 20 April for resurfacing work. Diversion signed.


Viewpark Drive is closed between Victoria Road and A749 Stonelaw Road until Friday 15 June 2018 to allow Scottish Water to install a new sewer. Alternative route is via Victoria Road Road, Rodger Drive and A749 Stonelaw Road.

Peebles Drive closed from A724 Cambuslang Road to Woodside Avenue from 7am Monday 23 April to 11.59pm Friday 27 April for Scottish Water installation works. Alternative route via B768 Main Street, Hamilton Road, Selkirk Drive and Woodside Avenue.

Main Street is closed between its junctions with Mill Street and Stonelaw Road from 6am to 10pm Saturday 9 June for Landemer Day celebrations.


Sidehead Road is closed between Beechwood Drive and Sidehead Holdings nos 9-14 from 6am on Monday 16 April to 6pm on Friday 11 May for Scottish Water works.  Alternative route via Udston Road, Udston Mill Road, Strathaven Road and Newfield Road.

Manse Road is closed between Gibb Court and Glebe Cemetery for a bridge inspection from 9am to 1pm on Monday 14 May. Local diversion is Manse Road, Vicars Road, Townhead Street and Strathaven Road.


C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road is closed between Berebriggs Road and Hills Road from Monday 7 May and Tuesday 8 May for road surfacing works associated with East Overton Housing Development. Alternative route via C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road, Millar Street, Alston Street, Jackson Street, Station Road, Bents and Station Highway, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road, A723 Hamilton Road, Glassford Road and vice versa.

Loudon Street closed between A723 Commercial Road and The Ward from Monday 14 May to Tuesday 29 May. Alternative route via A723 Barn Street and Waterside Street and vice versa.

A723 Hamilton Road closed between Aspen Place and A723 Commercial Road over the following times - only small sections of the road will be closed at any one time.:

  • Wednesday 30 May to Thursday 7 June
  • Monday 11 June to Thursday 14 June
  • 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.

Thomson Street closed at its junction with Kirk Street from Monday 21 May to Friday 25 May for road maintenance works. Alternative route via Townhead Street and Kirk Street and vice versa.


Douglas Gardens is closed its entire length from 0.01am Monday 30 April to 11.59pm Friday 4 May for carriageway resurfacing. 

Related content

  1. Road works
  2. Road closures