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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 closed between Blair Road/Auchnotroch and A72 from Monday 14 September for up to 14 days for landslip repairs at Stonebyres Bridge. Diversion 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 April 2021 for road safety reasons. Diversion via Cladence Highway, Millwell Road and Ardochrig Road.

Biggar

B7016 Broughton Road closed between Park Road and Spittal Road from Tuesday 20 October for up to 5 days to allow BT to undertake cabling works. Diversion via B7016 Broughton Road, A701, A72 and A702

Blantyre

Craig Street closed between Auchinraith Road and Calder Street from Tuesday 29 September to Sunday 4 October for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via Victoria Street, Glasgow Road, Herbertson Street and Auchinraith Avenue or Auchinraith Avenue, Welsh Drive and Victoria Street.

East Avenue closed between Second Road and Third Road from Monday 5 October to Friday 13 November to allow Scottish Water to replace a damaged sewer. Diversion via First Road, Central Avenue and Third Road.

Morris Crescent closed from Monday 26 October to Thursday 29 October for carriageway resurfacing. 

Cambuslang

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.

Staffa Road closed between Western Road and Lorne Terrace from Monday 10 August to Friday 18 December for the installation of a new drainage system. Diversion via Tiree Way, Morven Road and Western Road.

Maple Crescent closed between Medlar Court and Magnolia Drive from 9.30am to 6pm on Wednesday 21 October for replacement of manhole cover. Diversion via Magnolia Drive and Mulberry Wynd.

Carrick Road (both sides) closed between No.80c to No.78a from Tuesday 22 September to Friday 25 September for works to create a road crossing.

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.

Crossford

A72 Lanark Road is closed between the junction of Overton Road and the junction of Blair Road from 7pm to 7am for up to 10 days starting Thursday 10 September for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route signed via the A72, A73, A721, A71, A72 and vice versa.

Douglas

Wolfcrooks Road closed between B7078 junction and Toftsgate from Tuesday 29 September to Friday 16 October to allow Scottish Water to undertake mains replacement works. Diversion via B7078 Cairnhouses to Millbank, Tower Road and Wolfcrooks Road.

Addison Avenue closed between Kilncroft Terrace and Ayr Road from Friday 30 October to Saturday 31 October for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via Manse View, Hagshaw, Springhill Road and 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.

Dunseyre

Village Road is closed between both its junctions with Newbigging Road from 8am Tuesday 22 September for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Newbigging Road.

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.

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.

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

Emergency closure: Glasgow Road, Nerston Village is closed between A749 East Kilbride Road and Crookedshields Road from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Wednesday 23 September for carriageway repairs. Alternative route via A749 East Kilbride Road and Glasgow Road.

Cloverhill Terrace closed from 7am Wednesday 23 September to 11.59pm Friday 25 September for carriageway resurfacing. 

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 to Thursday 1 April 2021. Alternative route via A726 Strathaven Road and High Common Road.

Markethill Road closed from Law Place to Cairnmuir Road from 7am Sunday 4 October to 11.59pm Thursday 8 October for carriageway resurfacing . Diversion via Cairnmuir Road, A749 East Kilbride Road and Law Place.

Milton Road is closed from 8am to 11.59pm on Sunday 11 October for Scottish Water works. There is no alternative route.

Milton Road closed from 8am to 11.59pm on Sunday 11 October for Scottish Water repairs to apparatus on carriageway. 

Greenhills Road closed between High Whitehills Road and Quarry Road  for carriageway resurfacing works on the following weekends:

  • 7am Saturday 17 October to 11.59pm Sunday 18 October 
  • 7am Saturday 24 October to 11.59pm Sunday 25 October 
  • 7am Saturday 31 October to 11.59pm Sunday 1 November

Diversion via High Whitehills Road and Quarry Road.

Elvanfoot

Carlisle Road access parking at A74 is closed from Monday 7 September to Friday 30 October for works by Network Rail.

Ferniegair

Honeysuckle Crescent is closed adjacent to No. 2 and the entrance to the Golf Club from 9.30am to 6pm on Tuesday 29 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Hamilton

Highstonehall Road closed between Muttonhole Road and roundabout at new development from Monday 31 August to Sunday 18 October 2020 to allow the developer to install a water main connection. Diversion via Muttonhole Road, A723 Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road, Meikle Earnock Road, Stewart Avenue and Muttonhole Road, Newhousemill Road, Wellhall Road, Woodfoot Road, Sherry Drive.

Townhead Street closed between No.27 and No.22 from 9.30am Thursday 10 September to 6pm Thursday 24 September for sewer connections at new hotel. 

Whistleberry Drive closed between Backmuir Road and its termination at garages from Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 24 September for carriageway resurfacing.

A723 Strathaven Road closed between Mill Road and Chriss Avenue from 8am Monday 5 October to 5pm Friday 9 October for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via B755 Mill Road, Laighstonehall Road, Neilsland Road, Meikle Earnock Road and Annsfield Road.

A723 Strathaven Road closed between Mill Road and Annsfield Road from Monday 5 October to Friday 9 October for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Meike Earnock Road, Neilsland Road, Woodfoot Road, Laighstonehall Road, Mill Road Road and A723 Strathaven Road.

Laburnum Lea and Rowan Rise closed between Silvertonhill Avenue and Willow Way from 8am Monday 12 October to 5pm Friday 16 October for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Willow Way, A723 Low Waters Road, A723 Portland Place, Johnstone Road and Silvertonhill Avenue.

Laburnum Lea and Rowan Rise closed between Willow Way and Silvertonhill Avenue from Monday 12 October to Thursday 15 October for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Silverton Hill, Johnstone Road, Portland Place, Low Waters Road and Willow Way.

Yetholm Terrace is closed between Bellhaven Road and 32 Yetholm Terrace from Friday 16 October to Saturday 17 October for carriageway resurfacing. 

Royal Drive is closed between numbers 21 and 28 from 9.30am to 6pm on Monday 19 October for Scottish Water manhole repairs.

Burnblea Street is closed between A723 Low Waters Road and Alness Street from 8am Monday 2 November to 6pm on Thursday 5 November for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via A723 Low Waters Road, Downie Street and Alness Street, Edward Street, Glebe Street and Burnblea Street.

Burnblea Street is closed between Alness Street and Glebe Street from 8am Monday 9 November to 6pm on Thursday 12 November for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Glebe Street, Dechmont Street, Downie Street, Alness Street, A723 Low Waters Road, Burnblea Street, Edward Street, Tuphall Road and Gardenside Road.

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

Hyndford Place is closed between its junction with Castlegate and its junction with Broomgate from Sunday 9 August for up to 7 weeks. This is to allow Discover Lanark to occupy the carriageway for a temporary outdoor dining/seating area. Alternative route signed via Castlegate, Market End, Broomgate and vice versa. 

Broomgate closed between Market End and Castlegate from Thursday 17 September for up to 5 days to allow Scottish Water to carry out urgent repairs to a burst water main. Diversion via Market End, Castlegate and vice versa.

Braxfield Road is closed between its junction with New Lanark Road and its junction with Weavers Walk nightly from 6pm to 9.30pm starting Monday 5 October for up to 12 days for carriageway resurfacing.

Cameronian Court closed between Smyllum Road and its termination from Monday 5 October for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing works.

Smyllum Road closed from St Leonard Street junction for approx. 75m from Monday 5 October for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing works. Diversion via St Leonards Street, Kenilworth Road, Smyllum Road and vice versa.

Russell Road is closed between its junction with Rhyber avenue and its junction with Wellwood Avenue from Monday 12 October for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Alternative route via Rhyber Avenue, The Marches, Wellwood Avenue and vice versa.

C10 Kirkfieldbank Road, Sandilands closed between Eastertown Road junction and Station Cottage from Monday 19 October to Friday 20 November to allow essential bridge repairs to Douglas Mouth Bridge. Diversion via Eastertown Road, Wolfcrooks Road, B7078 Cairnhouses to Millbank (A70), A70 Douglas to Rigside and A70 Rigside to C10 Kirkfieldbank Road.

Larkhall

Candermill and Marlage Road is closed between Broomfield Road and Hill Road from Tuesday 22 September to Tuesday 29 September for emergency Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Netherburn Road, Whinknowe, Auldton Terrace, Ashgillhead Road, A71 Ayr Road, B7078 Carlisle Road and Candermill and Marlage Road.

Millheugh Road is closed between the viaduct and Broomelton Road from Tuesday 22 September until Wednesday 7 October for bridge repairs and drainage works to be undertaken.  Local access will be maintained. Alternative route is via Broomelton Road, Plotcock Road and  Millheugh Road. 

B7078 Carlisle Road (northbound) closed between Canderside Toll and Canderside Roads Depot from 8am to 6pm Sunday 11 October 2020 to allow BT blockages to be cleared. Diversion via Canderside Toll, A71 Ayr Road, B7019 Burnhead Road, Keir Hardie Road, Machan Road and Carlisle Road.

Avon Road is closed between Riverside Road and Broomfield Road from Monday 12 October to Friday 16 October for CCTV survey of sewer and cleaning. Diversion via Craigbank Road, Robert Smillie Crescent, Glengonnar Street, Shaw Street and Avon Road.

Millheugh Road is closed between Broomelton Road and the access road to Glen Avon Mews from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Wednesday 4 November to Friday 6 November for BT overhead line repairs. Diversion via Broomelton Road and Plotcock Road.

Lesmahagow

Carlisle Road is closed between B7078 Carlisle Road and Milton from Monday 17 August until Monday 5 January 2021 for Scottish Water sewer repairs. Alternative route via B7078 Carlisle Road, Balgray Road, Abbeygreen Road, Turfholm, Abbeygreen, Milton, B7078 Carlisle Road.  

Hillcrest closed between Boughden Way and Diffreck Drive from Tuesday 29 September to Wednesday 30 September for carriageway resurfacing works. 

Nethanvale Terrace is closed from 9am to 5pm daily from Monday 5 October to Friday 27 November for Scottish Water sewer works. 4 way signals will be in place from 5pm to 9am during the week and on weekends from 5pm Friday to 9am Monday.There is no alternative route.

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

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.

A71 Ayr Road is closed between Canderside Toll and Lockhart Street roundabout from Saturday 17 October to Sunday 18 October for kerbing and surfacing works.

  • Saturday 17 October - restrictions will apply to the westbound carriageway only – access from Stonehouse to Canderside Toll will be maintained
  • Sunday 18 October - restrictions will apply to both carriageways and there will be no access between Canderside Toll and Stonehouse

Alternative routes are via A71 Swinhill Road, A72 Lanark Road, Carlisle Road, A723 Duke Street, Low Waters Road, Strathaven Road, Commercial Road, Townhead Street, A71 Kirk Street and Stonehouse Road. 

Strathaven

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between Redding Road and Syde Farm from Friday 18 September to Thursday 24 September for resurfacing works. Alternative route via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed from Glengavel House to the SLC Boundary from Tuesday 29 September to Friday 2 October for resurfacing works. Alternative routes via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muikirk Road and vice versa.

B743 Muirkirk Road closed at Powbrone Bridge from 50 metres in both directions from Monday 26 October to Sunday 20 December 2020 to allow repair work to the bridge. Diversion via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

Wellbrae (full length) closed from 8am to 5pm on Friday 2 October for carriageway drainage works. Diversion via Kirk Street, Townhead Street, Common Green and vice versa.

Lethame Road closed between Townhead Street and Threestanes Road from 8am to 5pm on Friday 16 October for carriageway drainage works. Diversion via Townhead Street, Colinhill Road, Kirkhill Road, Lethame Road and vice versa.

Brownmuir and Haptoncraig Highway closed between A726 Glasgow Road and Threestanes Highway from Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October for bridge investigatory works. Diversion via A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, Lethame Road, Threestanes Road, Threestanes Highway and vice versa.

B7086 Strathaven to Lesmahagow Road closed between Craig Bridge and Stonehouse Road from Sunday 25 October to Saturday 31 October. Diversion via B7086 Strathaven Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, A71 Ayr Road, A71 Stonehouse Bypass, A71 Strathaven Road, A71 Stonehouse Road, A71 Kirk Street, B7086 Station Road, B7086 Lesmahagow Road and vice versa.

Uddingston

Gardenside Street closed between Main Street and the rear access to the lanes from 9pm Monday 19 October to 6am Wednesday 21 October for BT apparatus repairs. Diversion via Main Street, Station Road and Gardenside Street.

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