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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.

Blantyre

Stonefield Road closed between A724 Glasgow Road, and Valerio Court from 8am-5pm on Saturday 3 August for resurfacing work. Diversion via A724 Glasgow Road, B758 Bardykes Road/Hunthill Road, Stonefield Crescent and Stonefield Road.

Calder Street closed between Craig Street and Victoria Street from Monday 29 July to Friday 2 August for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion route via Craig Street, Hardie Street and Victoria Street.

Cambuslang

B759 Greenlees Road (westbound traffic) is closed between the roundabout at Lochmaben Crescent and the A749 East Kilbride Road from 8am Monday 29 April to 11.59pm Wednesday 21 August for junction improvement works. Alternative route via B759 Greenlees Road, Western Road and A749 Glasgow Road.

Carluke

Cooper Avenue is closed between its junction with Alba Gardens and the frontage of no. 9 Cooper Avenue from 9.30am to 7pm on Monday 12 August for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Carstairs

A70 Carstairs to Carnwath is closed between West End and the junction of the B7016 from 6am Monday 22 July to 8pm Sunday 28 July for road resurfacing works. Diversion route will be signed via A721, A702, A73 and A70.

Carstairs Junction

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August) 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.

Chapelton

Burn Highway closed between access to Burnbank Farm and access to Nethershields Farm from Tuesday 13 August to Thursday 15 August for BT installation work. Diversion via Chapelton Road, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road,Bents Road, Burn Road, Burn Highway and vice versa.

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

Rockhampton Avenue closed between Redcliffe Drive and Kimberley Gardens from Monday 22 July to Friday 26 July for SGN gas mains replacement work. Diversion via Westwood Road, Melbourne Avenue, Adelaide Road, Rockhampton Avenue and vice versa.

Redwood Crescent closed between Redwood Drive and access road to Nos 10 and 12 Redwood Crescent  from Monday 22 July until Sunday 6 October to allow the installation of a new sewer associated with the new housing development. Diversion via Redwood Drive, A726 GSO, Redwood Crescent and vice versa.

Stewartfield Way is closed between A749 Glasgow Road/Kingsway and Stewartfield Crescent/James Hamilton Heritage Park access from Monday 29 July to Friday 2 August for carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via A749 Kingsway, Whirlies Roundabout, East Mains Road, West Mains Road, Stewartfield Crescent and vice versa. Access to the Playsport Complex will be maintained at all times from one direction.

Lochranza Drive closed between Lamlash Place and the Lindsayfield Road/Lindsayfield Avenue roundabout from Monday 29 July until Tuesday 30 July  for resurfacing. Diversion via Lochranza Drive, Lochranza Lane, Lindsayfield Avenue and vice versa.

Lindsayfield Road closed between Greenhills Road and Lindsayfield Avenue from Monday 29 July to Sunday 4 August for resurfacing work. Diversion via Greenhills Road, Auldhouse Road, Lindsayfield Avenue and vice versa.

Blacklaw Drive is closed between St Leonard's Square and High Common Road from 8am Monday 29 July to 11.59pm on Friday 2 August for carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via Blacklaw Drive and High Common Road.

Glen Moriston is closed at its junction with Blacklaw Drive from 8am Monday 29 July to 11.59pm on Friday 2 August for carriageway surfacing works in St Leonard's Square. Alternative route via Glen Moriston, Blacklaw Drive and High Common Road.

Westwood Road / Murray Road closed between Melbourne Avenue and Westwoodhill from Sunday 4 August to Saturday 10 August for resurfacing work. Diversion via Westwood Road, Westwoodhill and vice versa.

Tewkesbury Road and Bosworth Road will be closed between Thorndyke and Barrie Road from 7am Monday 19 August to 11.59pm Friday 23 August for carriageway resurfacing works.  Alternative route via Tewkesbury Road, Bosworth Road and Maxwellton Road.

Burns Park and Scott Hill closed from 7am Monday 2 September to 11.59pm Friday 6 September for carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via Cantieslaw Drive and Maxwellton Avenue.

Law Place closed between Mavor Avenue and Markethill Road from 6pm to 6am Monday 9 September to Friday 13 September for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route via A749 Kingsway, B783 West Mains Road and Markethill Road.

Glassford

Alston Street is closed between Glassford Primary and the Sewage works from 0.01am Monday 1 July to 11.59pm on Sunday 26 July for road widening and installation of footway and lighting for the new housing development. Alternative route via Alston Street, Muirburn Road, Hunterlees Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street and vice versa.

Hamilton

Wellcroft Road closed between Clarkwell Road and No 7 Wellcroft Road from 9.30am on Monday 5 August to 4pm on Friday 9 August for BT upgrade work. Diversion via Clarkwell Road, Belhaven Road, Thornhill Road, Fleming Way, Hillhouse Road and Clarkwell Road.

Lilybank Street is closed between Wellhall Road and its termination from Monday 26 August to Sunday 8 March 2020 to allow Scottish Water to carry out major sewer replacement works.  The closure will be carried out in 3 phases to maintain access as much as possible.  Alternative route via Allanshaw Street, Hiltonbank Street and Wellhall Road.

Meikle Earnock Road is closed from Monday 26 August to Monday 2 September for utility connection works. Alternative route via Muttonhole Road, Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road and Meikle Earnock Road.

Davington Drive closed between Earnock Road and Mossdale Gardens from 9.30am to 5.30pm on Wednesday 11 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. Alternative route via Davington Drive and Earnock Road.

Jackton

B764 Eaglesham Road is closed between Jackton Road and Hayhill Road from Thursday 18 July to 11.59pm Sunday 21 July for road surfacing works.

Hayhill Road closed between O'Cathian House and Gill Farm from Monday 29 July to Friday 16 August for repairs to Gill Bridge. Alternative route via Eaglesham Road and Peel Road.

Lanark

Wellgate closed between its junctions with South Vennel and High Street from Friday 9 August for up to five days for resurfacing. Diversion via A743 High Street, Bannatyne Street, St Vincent Place, Ladyacre Road, A73 Hyndford Road, Wellgatehead and vice versa.

A70 Rigside to Hyndford Bridge is closed between Thorniehills Road Junction and Milmoor Farm from Saturday 31 August for 2 days to allow Prettsmill bridge deck and carriageway repairs. Alternative route via A73 Hyndford Bridge to A702 Duneaton Roundabout, A702 Duneaton to B7078 Abington, B7078 Abington to A70 Douglas Street to Rigside.

High Street closed between Castlegate/Bloomgate and St Leonard Street/Bannatyne Street for 3 evenings (7pm to 6am) from Monday 22 July for urgent BT network repairs. Alternative route via A743, A70, A721, A706 and vice versa.

Larkhall

Howie Street and Beech Terrace is closed its full length from Monday 29 July to Wednesday 31 July for carriageway resurfacing.  There is no alternative route.

Lesmahagow

Greenrig Road is closed between Leelaw Junction to Greenrig Barn from Monday 29 July for 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion route via Leelaw Road, Greenrig Road.

B7078 Carlisle Road (southbound) between Carlisle Road offslip to Milton and B7018 Eastwod Road junction from Sunday 18 August for seven days for resurfacing. Diversion via B7078 Carlisle Road, B7086 Lanark Road, A72 Kirkfieldbank to Hamilton, B7018 Kirkfieldbank to Lesmahagow.

Pettinain

Temporary closure order of Clyde Bridge on C29 to Pettinain (emergency closure from Thursday 30 August) 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.

Rutherglen

A749 Stonelaw Road closed between Johnstone Drive and Buchanan Drive from 8am Monday 22 July to 11.59pm Friday 26 July for carriageway surfacing works. Alternative route via B768, Main Street, A730 Mill Street, A730 Blairbeth Road and B762 Burnside Road.

A749 East Kilbride Road closed between Cruachan Road and Fishescoates Avenue from 7am Sunday 25 August to 11.59pm Sunday 1 September for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route via A730 Cathkin by pass, A730 Willow Boulevard (Cathkin Relief Road), A730 Fernhill Road and B762 Blairbeth Road.

Stonehouse

Queen Street closed between Townhead Street and Wellbrae from Monday 5 August to Friday 9 August. Diversion via King Street and Queen Street. Emergency access will be maintained for the Care Home.

Strathaven

Lethame Road closed between Threestanes Road and Kirkhill Road from Monday 22 July until Sunday 11 August to allow the installation of traffic calming measures and footway works associated with the new housing development. Diversion via Lethame Road, Townhead Street, Colinhill Road, Kirkhill Road and vice versa.

Wellbrae closed between Common Green and Kirk Street from Monday 15 July to Monday 12 August for the upgrading of Scottish Water apparatus. Diversion via Common Green, Townhead Street, Kirk Street and vice versa.

Bridge Street (eastbound traffic only) closed at its junction with Common Green from Monday 28 October to Sunday 17 November for the upgrading of Scottish Water apparatus. Diversion via Common Green, Wellbrae, Kirk Street, Castle Street and Bridge Street.

Thomson Street closed at its junction with Townhead Street from Monday 26 August until Sunday 6 October for the upgrading of Scottish Water apparatus. Diversion via Townhead Street, Kirk Street and vice versa.

A71 Darvel Road closed between B743 Muirkirk Road and Healds Drive from Sunday 12 August to Saturday 18 August for road surfacing works. Alternative route via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719. A71 and Darvel Road.

Thankerton

A73 near Tinto Tearooms closed between its northwest and southeast junctions with Sherifflats Road from Monday 5 August for up to five days for resurfacing. Diversion via A73, B7078 and A70.

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