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Road closures

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Current and upcoming closures

Abington

Carlisle Road closed between the junction at Abington Car Park and Glengonar Crescent from Monday 10 August to Friday 14 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via B797, A76, B740, B7078 & A702.

A702 Abington to boundary at Dalveen Pass closed between Elvanfoot Farm and B7040 junction (including B7040 from A702 junction to cattle grid) from Monday 24 August to Friday 28 August for carriageway resurfacing works. 

Auchenheath

B7086 Lanark Road is closed between its junctions with A72 Kirkfieldbank to Hamilton and Blair Road / Auchnotroch Road until Friday 31 July. 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

East Avenue, Blantyre is closed between Prospect Court and South Avenue from 11.59pm Sunday 31 May to 11.59pm Friday 17 July to allow controlled access to the Waste and Recycling Centre. Alt route via Hillhouse Road, B758 Douglas Street, B7012 Main Street, First Road, Central Avenue and South Avenue.

Hillview Drive closed between Carlowrie Avenue and Livingstone Crescent from 8am Monday 27 July to 5pm Friday 31 July for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Carlowrie Avenue, Devondale Avenue and Livingstone Crescent.

Church Street is closed between Glasgow Road and its termination from Monday 7 September to Wednesday 9 September for carriageway resurfacing.

Bothwell

Barbrae Place is closed between Hume Drive and its termination from 8am Monday 20 July to 5pm Wednesday 22 July for carriageway resurfacing.  

Braehead

C37 is closed between its junction with B7016 near Braehead and its junction with Blackhill Road from Friday 17 April until Friday 31 July due to incomplete resurfacing works. Alternative route via C37, C203, A70 and B7016.

Cambuslang

Cairns Road closed between East Greenlees Road and Ell Crescent from 8am Monday 13 July to 11.59pm Monday 24 August to facilitate works in relation to the new social housing development. Diversion via Cairns Road, Hollybank Place, Woodland Crescent and Trinity Drive.

Newton Brae is closed between Newton Station Road and Harvester Avenue from Monday 13 July to Monday 5 October for carriageway resurfacing works. Alternative route via Grayline Avenue, Wheatsheaf Drive and Harvester Avenue.

Trinity Drive closed between Gilbertfield Road and Woodlands Crescent from 8am to 11.59pm on Monday 24 August to facilitate works in relation to the new social housing development. Diversion via Cairn Road, Hollybank Place and Woodlands Crescent.

Carluke 

Chapel Street is closed between its junctions with Glamis Avenue and Market Road and Belstane Road is closed between its junctions with Market Road and Stonedyke Road from Sunday 12 July to Saturday 18 July for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Glamis Avenue, A73 Stewart Street, A73 Airdrie Road, Castlehill Road, Hyndshaw Road and vice versa.

Cairneymount Road closed between Hillhead Avenue and Woodend Road from Sunday 19 July for up to 4 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Woodend Road, Moorside Street and Hillhead Avenue and vice versa.

Carmichael

Eagle Gates Road closed between A73 and Meadowflatts Road from 8am Thursday 23 July for up to 5 days for resurfacing works. Diversion via Meadowflatts Road, Covington Road, Grange Road, Glentisset Road, A73 and vice versa.

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.

Chapelton

Shawtonhill Highway is closed between A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton Road and Drumloch Road from Monday 27 July to Wednesday 29 July for road surfacing works.Diversion via A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton Road, A726 Glasgow Road, Brechame Road, Shawton Road, Shawtonhill Highway and vice versa. 

Douglas

Wolfcrooks Road is closed between B7078 junction and Toftsgate, Woolfcrooks Road from Monday 15 June to Friday 21 August for Scottish Water mains replacement works. Diversion via B7078 Cairnhouses to Millbank, Tower Road, Wolfcrooks 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

Redwood Crescent closed between the roundabout and the access road to No 8-12 from Monday 2 March to Saturday 31 October 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.

Westwood Road is closed between Eaglesham Road and Windward Road from Monday 13 July to Friday 17 July for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via Westwood Hill, Lickprivick Road, Greenhills Road and Eaglesham Road.

Colvilles Park closed for turning right into Colvilles Place from Tuesday 14 July to Saturday 18 July to allow repairs to SGN apparatus. Diversion via Glenfield Road, Stroud Road, Singer Road and Colvilles Road.

Westwood Road is closed from Rockhampton Avenue to Murrayhill from 0.01am Monday 20 July to 11.59pm Saturday 25 July for resurfacing works. Alternative route via Westwood Hill and The Murray Road.

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.

Leeward Circle closed between Jamaica Drive and No 85 Leeward Circle on Friday 24 July 2020 for Scottish Water manhole repairs. Diversion via Jamaica Drive and Bahamas Way.

Dunedin Drive is closed from Monday 27 July to Monday 28 September for works by Scottish Gas.  The works will be undertaken in two sections which will not be closed at the same time to allow local access. Scottish Gas Networks will notify the change of section on site. Alternative route via Westport, Windward Road, Eaglesham Road, Westwood Road, Westwood Hill and Mossneuk Road.

  • Schedule 1: Dunedin Drive will be closed from No 29 to No 41
  • Schedule 2: Dunedin Drive will be closed from No 41 to No 47

Ferniegair

Clyde Avenue closed between No.39 Clyde Avenue and No.43 Clyde Avenue from 9.30am Monday 13 July to Friday 17 July 2020 for Scottish Water sewer repairs. Diversion via Castlehill Crescent and Clyde Avenue.

A72 Carlisle Road closed between Lanark Road end and Allanton Terrace from 7am to 7pm on Sunday 9 August for resurfacing works.

Glassford

Bents and Station Highway closed between Glassford Water Treatment Works and A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road from Sunday 9 August to Wednesday 12 August for road resurfacing works. Diversion via Station Road, Jackson Street, Alston Street, Millar Street, C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road, Hamilton Road, A723 Strathaven to Hamilton Road and vice versa.

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.

Cypress Lane is closed between Stewart Avenue and access to SPAR from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 13 July for Scottish Water manhole repairs.

Argyle Crescent closed between Pollock Avenue and Beatock Wynd from 8am Monday 13 July to 5pm Saturday 18 July for carriageway resurfacing.

Redwood Crescent is closed between Virgina Grove and No. 78 Redwood Crescent from 9.30am to 6pm on Wednesday 22 July for Scottish Water manhole repairs.

Stanacre Park is closed between A72 Townhead Street and its termination from 8am Thursday 23 July to 5pm Friday 24 July for carriageway resurfacing.  

Fairhill Avenue is closed between Mill Road and Millgate Road from 8am Monday 3 August 2020 to 5pm Friday 7 August for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Millgate Road and Mill Road.

Ulverston Terrace is closed between No 12 and No 16 from 9.30am to 6pm Tuesday 4 August for Scottish Water manhole repairs. 

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

Lanark

A70/A73 Ayr Cut near Hyndford Bridge between its junction with Hyndford Road and its junction with Cobblehaugh Road is closed from 8am on Thursday 9 July 2020 for up 5 days for resurfacing works. Alternative route via Hyndford Road/Bloomgate/A706/A721/A70 and vice versa.

Bernards Wynd closed from South Vennel to Bernards Wynd car park for Scottish Water ground investigation works on the following dates:

  • from Monday 20 July for up to 5 days
  • from Monday 20 July for up to 5 days

Diversion via South Vennel, Wellgate, Bernards Wynd and vice versa.

Larkhall

Wellgate Street (northbound side) closed between London Street and Hamilton Street from Monday 13 July to Tuesday 4 August for an upgrade to water mains. Diversion via London Street, Glenview and Hamilton Street. For traffic joining the southbound M74 the diversion is via London Street, Carlisle Road and A72.

Millheugh Road is closed between the viaduct and Broomelton Road from Monday 10 August until Monday 24 August to allow bridge repairs and drainage works. Local access will be maintained. 

A71 Swinhill Road, Larkhall is closed between Struther and Swinhill Road and M74 bridge from Saturday 15 August until Sunday 23 August. Alternative route via A72 Lanark Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, Union Street, Church Street, Machan Road and Canderside Toll. Local access for residents will be maintained.

John Street is closed between Machan Road and Machanhill Avenue from Monday 24 August to Friday 27 August for carriageway resurfacing.  Alternative route via John Street, Harleeshill Road, Keir Hardie Road and Machan Road.  

Burnhead Road is closed between A71 Ayr Road and Meadowhill Street from Saturday 29 August until Saturday 5 September for carriageway resurfacing Alternative route via A71 Ayr Road, Canderside Toll, Carlisle Road, Keir Hardie Road and Hareleeshill Road, John Street, Church Street, Muir Street and Drygate Street. Local access for residents will be maintained. Road closure will be done in phases.

Glen Avenue is closed between No 100 and Craigbank Road from Monday 14 September to Friday 18 September for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Craigbank Road, Robert Smillie Crescent, Machan Road, Westerton Avenue and Glen Avenue.

Lesmahagow

Carlisle Road is closed from Tuesday 16 June to Friday 17 July to allow Scottish Water to install new valves to a large water main. Alternative route via B7078 Northbound,Teiglum Road, Strathaven Road, Milton.

Kelso Avenue closed between Auldton Drive and Balgray Road from Monday 27 July and Friday 31 July for carriageway resurfacing work. Diversion via Balgray Road and Auldton Drive.

B7078 Carlisle Road closed at M74 Wellburn overbridge from Wednesday 29 July (8pm to 5am) for up to 3 nights overnight for Transport Scotland repairs on M74 overbridge. Diversion: Westbound - Exit roundabout on to M74 S/B, Exit M74 Jct 11, 3rd Exit at Roundabout, 4th Exit at roundabout to M74 N/B, Exit M74 Jct 10, End of Diversion. Eastbound Traffic: Exit roundabout on to M74 N/B for Glasgow, Exit M74 at Jct 8, 5th exit at Roundabout on to A71 Right on to M74 S?B for Carlisle, Exit M74 at Jct 9 to B7078, End of Diversion.

Bereholm closed between Abbeygreen and No.11-13 Bereholm from Thursday 6 August to Saturday 8 August for carriageway resurfacing works. 

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.

Sandilands

C10 Kirkfieldbank Road closed between Eastertown Road and C11 Wellshields from Friday 14 August to Sunday 16 August for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via C10 Kirkfieldbank Road, A72, B7018, B7078, A70, C10 Kirfieldbank Road.

Stonehouse

Camnethan Street closed between Candermill Road and Cander Avenue from Thursday 14 May to Wednesday 30 September due to a void in the road. Diversion via Candermill Road, Lockhart Street, Lockhart Place and Camnethan Street.

Lawrie Street is closed between the entrance to Alexander Hamilton Park and Crow Road from Monday 13 July to Friday 25 September to allow Scottish Water to carry out essential sewer replacement works. Residents affected by the works will be lettered and access will be maintained where possible. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.

Lockhart Street closed between Lockhart Place and Candermill Road from Saturday 1 August to Sunday 2 August for road resurfacing works. Diversion via Stonehouse By Pass, Strathaven Road, Townhead Street, King Street and New Street.

Candermill Road closed between B7078 Carlisle Road and Camnethan Street from Monday 3 August to Monday 14 September to allow bridge upgrading works. Diversion via Lockhart Street, A71 Ayr Road, Canderside Toll and B7078 Carlisle Road.

Millholm Road is closed between Mainsacre Road and its termination from Wednesday 19 August to Friday 21 August for carriageway resurfacing. 

Strathaven

Overton Avenue is closed between Powmillion Court and Whiteshaw View from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday 27 July for Scottish Water repairs.

A726 Glasgow Road closed between Woodhill Road and Overton Avenue from Monday 3 August to Thursday 6 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A723 to Hamilton, A72/A724 to Burnbank, High Blantyre Road, Main Street, A725 East Kilbride Expressway/Kingsway, A726 to Strathaven and vice versa.

C122 Strathaven to Glassford Road closed between Berebriggs Road and Hills Road on Sunday 16 August for installation of Scottish Power apparatus. Diversion via 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.

Thortonhall

Peel Road, Thorntonhall is closed from Hayhill Road to Waterfoot Road (Phase 1) and Waterfoot Road to Gilmour Avenue (Phase 2) from Wednesday 22 July to Friday 24 July 2 for carriageway surfacing. Alternative route via B764 Eaglesham Road, A725 Queensway and A727 East Kilbride Road.

Uddingston

B758 Blantyre Farm Road closed between bridge over M74 and bridge over River Clyde from 8am Monday 10 August to 5pm Friday 14 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via B758 Blantyre Farm Road Blantyre, A724 Glasgow Road, A724 Burnbank Road Hamilton, A72 Almada Street, B7071 Bothwell Road, B7071 Hamilton Street Bothwell, B7071 Main Street, B7071 Uddingston Road, B7071 Bothwell Road Uddingston, B7071 Main Street, B7071 Glasgow Road, A74 Glasgow Road and vice versa.

B758 Blantyre Farm Road (part of) is closed between Greyfriars Road and Haughhead Railway Bridge from 9.30 Monday 10 August to 6pm Sunday 20 September for Haughead Bridge repair work. Diversion is via B758 Blantyre Farm Road, Uddingston, A74 Glasgow Road, Uddingston, B7071 Glasgow Road, Uddingston, B7071 Main Street, Uddingston, B7071 Bothwell Road, Uddingston, B7071 Uddingston Road, Bothwell, B7071 Main Street, Bothwell, B7071 Hamilton Road, Bothwell, B7071 Bothwell Road, Hamilton, A72 Almada Street, A724 Burnbank Road, Hamilton, A724 Glasgow Road, Blantyre, B758 Blantyre Farm Road, Blantyre.

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