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

Auldhouse

Thorn Highway is closed between Thorn Farm and Rutherend Farm Cottage from Monday 8 August to Friday 12 August for BT duct installation. Diversion via Theon Highway, Millwell Road, Cleughearn Road, Auldhouse Road, Greenhills Road, A726 Strathaven Road, A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton, Thorn Highway Road and vice versa.

Ardochrig Highway is closed between Arpochill Farm and Meadowhead Highway from Monday 12 September to Friday 16 September for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Millwell Road, Thorn Highway, A726 East Kilbride to Chapelton Road, A726 Chapelton to Strathaven Road, A726 Glasgow Road, A723 Barn Street, A723 Green Street, A723 Townhead Street, A71 Darvel Road, High Brownside and Caldergreen Highway and vice versa.

Blantyre

Calderglen Avenue is closed between number 10 and number 46 from 9.30am to 6pm on Wednesday 17 August for Scottish Water manhole replacement. There is no alternative route.

Selkirk Street and Jedburgh Street are closed from Winton Crescent from Sunday 28 August to Thursday 1 September for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Lochinver Crescent is closed between Alford Avenue and number 2 Lochinver Crescent from 9.30am to 6pm on Wednesday 7 September to allow for Scottish Water mains repair works. Diversion via Alford Avenue and Lochinver Crescent. 

Coatshill Avenue is closed between Morag Avenue and Berkley Drive from Wednesday 7 September to Friday 9 September for BT works. Diversion via Strathmore Avenue, South View and Morag Avenue.

Cambuslang

Westburn Service Road is closed between number 12 and the end of the cul-de-sac from 8am Monday 15 August to 11.59pm Friday 19 August for GTC Pipelines installing their apparatus. There is no alternative route. 

Westburn Road, Service Road is closed from 8am Friday 2 September to 11.59pm Tuesday 6 September for GTC Pipelines installing their apparatus. Diversion via Westburn Road and Westburn Service Road.

Lilac Wynd is closed between number 7 and number 11 on Thursday 29 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Scalloway Road is closed between Vaila Lane and its termination on Thursday 29 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Balta Crescent, Fetlar Court, Yementry Court and Mousa Park are closed on Thursday 29 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Carluke

C1 Mauldslie Road is closed between Birks Road and Mauldslie Mains Farm from Monday 22 August for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via C1, B7011, A73, Weighhouse Road, Luggie Road, C1 and vice versa.

Carnwath

Main Street is closed between the B7016 and Edinburgh Road from 11am Thursday 11 August for up to 5 days to allow for Scottish Water emergency repairs to a burst water main. Diversion via A721, A702, A73, A70 and vice versa.

A70 Edinburgh Road is closed between Main Street and Stanemuir Road from 6pm Friday 2 September to 8pm Sunday 4 September for carriageway repairs. Diversion via A70, B7008, A71, A704, A706, A721 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 the 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.

Lampits Road is closed between Balmoral Crescent and Pettinain Road from 10pm Saturday 13 August to 6am Sunday 14 August to allow for Network Rail to undertake rail bridge inspections. Diversion via Carstairs Road and the A70.

Chapelton

Bents Road is closed between Avonclyde House and Bents Farm House from Monday 8 August to Friday 12 August for drainage repairs. Diversion via A723 Strathaven to Hamilton, Burn Highway, Burn Road, Bents Road and vice versa.

Crawfordjohn

The B740 is closed between the junction of Andershaw Road and Crawfordjohn Village from 8am Monday 15 August to 6pm Friday 19 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via B740, A76, B797, A702, B7078.

Douglas

Dale Street is closed between Springhill Road and Hill Street from 8am Monday 5 September for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Hill Street, Springhill Road.

East Kilbride

Jackton Road is closed between Eaglesham Road and Kavanagh Crescent on Sunday 14 August for Scottish Water works to replace a manhole. Diversion via Eaglesham Road, Greenhills Road, Auldhouse Road, Shields Road Jackton Road and vice versa. 

Glasgow Road is closed on the slip road from the A749 East Kilbride Road each evening between 6pm and 6am from Monday 15 August to Saturday 20 August for Virgin Media apparatus installation. Diversion via A749 East Kilbride Road, Glasgow Road and Nerston.

Kittoch Street is closed between Montgomery Street and West Mains Road from 9.30am to 6pm on Sunday 21 August for Scottish Water repairs. Diversion via Kittoch Street, Main Street, Stuart Street, Priestknowe Roundabout and West Mains Road.

Teal Crescent is closed from Monday 22 August to Friday 26 August for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route. 

Cladence Grove is closed between number 1 to its termination from 9.30am to 6pm on Thursday 25 August for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Whinfell Drive and Whinfell Gardens are closed from Monday 29 August to Friday 2 September for carriageway resurfacing of Whinfell Drive. There is no alternative route.

Turnberry Place is closed from Monday 5 September to Friday 9 September for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

The A726 Queensway eastbound is closed between the Philipshill Interchange to the West Mains roundabout between 8pm and 6am on Tuesday 13 September and Wednesday 14 September for carriageway repairs. Diversion via Stewartfield Way, A749 Kingsway, B783 East Mains Road and B761 West Mains Road.

Bloomingdale Drive is closed between Wakefield Avenue and number 3 Bloomingdale Drive from 9.30am to 5pm on Friday 16 September to allow for Scottish Water manhole replacement. There is no alternative route.

Elsrickle

The A721 from Carnwath to A702 Melbourne is closed between Coldpots Road, Elsrickle and Ogscastle Road, Walston from 7am Saturday 13 August to 8pm Wednesday 17 August for carriageway resurfacing and anti-skid installation works. Diversion via A721, A702, A73, A70 and vice versa.

Mill Road is closed between School Road and Ogscastle Road from Monday 22 August for up to 5 days for bridge repair works. Diversion via Mill Road, A721, Ogscastle Road and vice versa.

Glespin

Glentaggart Road is closed between Hartwood Cottage and the termination at Shawhead access from Thursday 23 December to Monday 29 August to facilitate Abnormal Load movements for Kennoxhead Wind Farm. There are no alternative routes. 

Hamilton

Strathaven Road is closed between Ballantyne Drive and Muttonhole Road from Monday 20 June to Monday 5 September to allow for housing development works. Diversion via A723 Strathaven Road, A723 Commercial Road, A726 Glasgow Road, A726 Strathaven Road, A726 Kingsway, A725 Hamilton Road, B7071 Bellshill Road, B7071 Bothwell Road, A72 Muir Street, A72 Palace Grounds Road, A723 Blackswell Lane, A723 Low Patrick Street, A723 Gateside Street, A723 Low Waters Road and A723 Strathaven Road.

Quarry Street will be closed to traffic from 8am to 7pm on Saturday 30 July, Saturday 6 August and Saturday 13 August unless in relation to the street market and associated businesses.

Leechlee Road is closed between Chapel Street/Campbell Street and Cadzow Street from 7pm Wednesday 17 August to 6am Thursday 18 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Brandon Street, Union Street, Almada Street, Muir Street, Lower Auchingramont Road and if required Palace Grounds Road.

Clydesdale Avenue is closed between number 59 and number 69 from 8am to 4pm on Wednesday 24 August for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Pentland Crescent.

Hillhouse Civic Centre car park is closed between 8am and 6pm on Saturday 27 August for a community fun day. Diversion via Clarkwell Road and St Ninian's Road. 

Meikle Earnock Road is closed from Tuesday 6 September to Monday 5 December for works relating to the Meikle Earnock Housing Developments. Diversion via Meikle Earnock Road, Muttonhole Road, A723 Strathaven Road, Annsfield Road and Meikle Earnock Road.

Kirkfieldbank

Mousemill Road is closed between the A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and West Nemphlar Road from 8am Monday 1 August to 6pm Tuesday 31 January 2023 for retaining structure works. Diversion via West Nemphlar Road, A73 Lanark Road, Steels Cross, A72 Lanark to Kirkfieldbank and vice versa.

Lanark

Woodstock Road will be closed between Bannatyne Street and Thomas Taylor Avenue from 00.01am Friday 31 December to Sunday 14 August for scaffolding associated with the redevelopment of the former Royal Oak Hotel. Access to Wellhead Court and Thomas Taylor Avenue will be maintained from the northern end of Woodstock Road. Diversion via Woodstock Road, Kenilworth Road, St Leonard Street, Bannatyne Street and vice versa.

Bernards Wynd is closed between South Vennel and the Bernards Wynd car park from Wednesday 6 April for up to 16 weeks for Scottish Water sewer upgrades. Diversion via South Vennel, Wellgate, Bernards Wynd and vice versa.

Hyndford Place is closed between its junction with Castlegate and its junction with Broomgate from Sunday 19 June for up to 12 weeks to allow for Discover Lanark to occupy the carriageway. Diversion via Castlegate, Market End, Broomgate and vice versa.

Wheatlandside is closed between Mousebank Road and Waterloo Road from Monday 8 August for up to 4 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Mousebank Road, A73, A706, Bellefield Road, Waterloo Drive and vice versa.

The A706 Cleghorn Road is closed between Melvinhall Road and Linthill from Saturday 13 August for up to 2 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A706, A721, A70, A743, A706 and vice versa.

Larkhall

Pentland Crescent is closed between Merryton roundabout and Pentland Crescent loop from 9.30am to 6pm on Thursday 15 September for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route. 

Robert Smillie Crescent is closed at the junction with Glengonnar Street and Craigbank Street from 8am to 4pm on Sunday 6 November for installation of a mini roundabout. Diversion via Strutherhill, Millburn Place, Glengonnar Street, Craigbank Street, Craigbank Road and Avon Road.

Lesmahagow

Woodside Close is closed between Abbeygreen Road and its termination from 9.30am to 6pm on Wednesday 31 August for Scottish Water works. There is no alternative route.

Netherburn

Netherburn Road is closed between Candermill and Marlage and Longlea Farm from 8am Saturday 20 August to 6pm Sunday 21 August for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via Netherburn Road, Station Road, Draffan Road, B7078 Carlisle Road, Canderside Toll, A71 Ayr Road, Ashgillhead Road, Whinknow and Netherburn Road.

Pettinain

A permanent closure Order was imposed on Clyde Bridge on C29 Pettinain Road in September 2019. The bridge is currently closed to pedestrians and traffic due to its condition. Diversion signed - C30 Strawfrank Road, A70, Hyndford Bridge, A73, C27, C29. A scheme to provide a replacement bridge is currently being progressed with construction works commencing in early summer 2021 providing the requisite land ownership transactions are concluded voluntarily. Please be assured that we will keep local residents advised of progress on this project.

Rutherglen

Duchess Place is closed between A724 Cambuslang Road and Cunninghame Road from 8am Monday 1 August to 11.59pm Saturday 3 September for carriageway works. Diversion via A724 Cambuslang Road, Duchess Road and Mathieson Road.

Bankhead Road is closed between Kings Park Avenue and Kingsheath Drive from 8am Monday 8 August to 11.59pm Friday 12 August for Scottish Gas installing apparatus. Diversion via Kings Park Avenue, Kingsheath Avenue and Castlemilk Road.

Woodside Avenue is closed between Richmond Drive and number 53 Woodside Avenue from Tuesday 16 August to Wednesday 17 August for installation of broadband apparatus. Diversion via Richmond Drive, Dunbar Avenue, Waverly Drive, Woodside Avenue, Selkirk Drive, Hamilton Road and Richmond Drive.

Quay Road North and Seath Road are closed from Saturday 20 August to Sunday 21 August for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Quay Road North and Seath Road are closed from Saturday 17 September to Sunday 18 September for carriageway resurfacing. There is no alternative route.

Stonehouse

Burns Wynd is closed between number 36 and number 48 from 9.30am to 6pm on Friday 19 August for Scottish Water manhole repairs. There is no alternative route.

Townhead Street is closed between Vicars Road and Sidehead Road from Monday 29 August to Friday 4 November for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Strathaven Road, Stonehouse Bypass, Lockhart Street, New Street and King Street. 

Vicars Road is closed between Townhead Street and number 1 Vicars Road from Monday 10 October to Friday 18 November for Scottish Water works. Diversion via Manse Road, Strathaven Road, Queen Street, Wellbrae and Hill Street.

Strathaven

B743 Muirkirk Road is closed between C133 Waterhead Peelhill and Linbank Highway and 100 metres north of its junction with Newton Highway, from 8pm to 6am each night starting Saturday 6 August until Sunday 20 October to allow delivery of Kype Muir Wind Turbine components.  Traffic will be diverted via B743 Muirkirk Road, A70 Muirkirk Road, B743, B7037, A719, A71 Darvel Road, B743 Muirkirk Road and vice versa.

Breckonridge Highway is closed between High Brownside and Calderglen Highway and Browncastle Highway from 8am Monday 5 September to 5pm Friday 16 September for installing BT apparatus. Diversion via High Brownside and Caldergreen, A71 Darvel Road, Meadowfoot Road, C137 Drumclog Highway, C136 Drumclog Highway, Hairshaw Highway, C138 Hairshaw Highway and vice versa.

Browncastle Highway is closed between Breckonridge Highway and C138 Hairshaw Highway from 8am Monday 5 September to 5pm Friday 16 September for installing BT apparatus. Diversion via High Brownside and Caldergreen, A71 Darvel Road, Meadowfoot Road, C137 Drumclog Highway, C136 Drumclog Highway, Hairshaw Highway, C138 Hairshaw Highway and vice versa.

The A71 Kirk Street is closed between Thomson Street and Station Road from 7pm Sunday 11 September to 6am Monday 12 September for access to BT manholes. Diversion via the A723 to Hamilton, A72 to Cornsilloch Brae, A71 to Strathaven and vice versa.

Thorntonhall

Thornton Road is closed between Peel Road and Thornton House on Monday 10 October for Network Rail bridge works. Diversion via Braehead Road and Peel Road.

Uddingston

Bellshill Road is closed between Wilke Road and Crofthead Street from Sunday 7 August to Friday 12 August for carriageway resurfacing.  Diversion via Wilke Road, Hornal Road and B7071 Bothwell Road.

Wiston

The B7055 (A70 to A73) and C17 is closed between the junction of the A70 and the junction of the C17 near Burnhead Cottage from 8am Monday 29 August for up to 5 days for carriageway resurfacing. Diversion via A70, B7078, A702 and A73.

Yieldshields

B7056 Yieldshields Road is closed between the A721 and Stonedyke Road from 10am to midday on Thursday 25 August for Scottish Water works. Diversion via B7056, A706, A721 and vice versa.