South Lanarkshire Council



A71 Ayr Road

On 21/08/2020 South Lanarkshire Council made the above named Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended, which will make it unlawful for any person to drive or cause or permit to be driven any motor vehicle on A71 Ayr Road, Stonehouse between Canderside Toll and Lockhart St Roundabout (Stonehouse By Pass). The Order will be in operation from 17/10/2020 to 18/10/2020.  

On 17/10/2020 restrictions will apply to the westbound carriageway only – access from Stonehouse to Canderside Toll will be maintained 

On 18/10/2020 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 Sreet, Low Waters Road, Strathaven Road, Commercial Road, Townhead Street, A71 Kirk Street and Stonehouse Road. 

Dates may be subject to change depending on Government guidelines and available resources. 


Cleland Sneddon Chief Executive


Legislation Information

A71 Ayr Road, Stonehouse 

Temporary Road Closure Order 2020