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    Our interactive map provides details of all planned highway activities, including road closures.

    ​Our interactive map shows daily information on all streetworks, road closures and other highways activities within the City boundaries.

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LondonWorks​ - London's register of road works - shows details of all road works and street related events in Greater London.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Goring Street, St Mary Axe (Bevis Marks to Houndsditch) & Outwich Street north slip road from Bevis Marks closed for urgent gas works until 26 October.

Timed weekday closures of White Lion Hill will be implemented from 1 September 2014 until 22 May 2015. The road will be closed between 10am and 4pm each Monday to Friday to accommodate construction works.

Bloomberg Square Mile relay will take place on Thursday 4 September. Roads in the Guildhall area will be closed from 5pm. Find more information and the full route of the race on www.squaremilerelay.com.

Sign up for regular e-mail updates about road closures in the Square Mile. You can also contact us on traffic.management@cityoflondon.gov.uk​.

Enquire about any highways related activities by contacting us on Freephone 0800 389 5908 or email streets@cityoflondon.gov.uk.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Starting this week 29 August to 4 September

Weekend only closures

​Street ​Location
Bishopsgate Cornhill to Threadneedle Street
Bride Lane Fleet Street to New Bridge Street
Cornhill & Leadenhall Street junction with Bishopsgate
Garlick Hill Great Trinity Lane to Little Trinity Lane
Great St Thomas Apostle junction with Queen Street
King's Arms Yard Moorgate to Tokenhouse Yard
Lawrence Lane junction with Monument Trump Street
Little New Street Shoe Lane to New Street Square
Middle Street Cloth Street to Cloth Fair
Monument Street Pudding Lane to Lower Thames Street
Pepys Street Seething Lane to Savage Gardens
Pudding Lane Eastcheap to Monument Street
QueenStreet Cloak Lane to College Street
St Botolph Lane junction with Monument Street

Weekday closures

​Street ​Location ​Date ​Time
Various streets for an event Guildhall area 4 September 2014 5pm to 8.30pm
White Lion Hill Queen Victoria Street to Upper Thames Street 1 September 2014 to 22 May 2015 weekday
10am to 4pm

Roads to reopen this week 29 August to 4 September

​Street ​Date
Mitre Square 1 September
​Paternoster Row 2 September
​Philpot Lane 30 August
​St Alphage Garden 1 September
St James's Passage 1 September
Took's Court 2 September

Existing road closures

​Street ​Location ​Until
Appold Street &
Sun Street
Primrose Street to Wilson Street 31 January 2015
​Blomfield Street &
Finsbury Circus (East arm)
​Eldon Street to London Wall 17 October 2014
Creechurch Place Cul-de-sac end 19 September 2016
​Eldon Street ​Finsbury Avenue to Blomfield Street 17 October 2014
Finsbury Circus (West arm) Finsbury Circus to Moorgate 31 December 2018
Fish Street Hill Eastcheap to Monument Street 3 February 2016
​Fort Street ​Artillery Lane to Brushfield Street 15 September 2014
Goring Street Bevis Marks & Houndsditch 26 October 2014
Hammett Street Minories to Crescent 19 April 2016
Honey Lane Cheapside to Trump Street 15 September 2015
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopsgate TBC
Leadenhall Street
(eastbound)
Gracechurch Street to Aldgate 28 September 2014
​Lime Street ​Leadenhall Street to Fenchurch Street 14 September 2014
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018
Middlesex Street Goulston Street to St Botolph Street 18 May 2015
Minories,
Crosswall & Portsoken Street
Haydon Street to Goodman's Yard,
junction with Minories
20 October 2014
​Outwich Street ​junction with Camomile St (northbound) 29 September 2014
Plough Place Fetter Lane to New Fetter Lane 8 September 2015
Queen Victoria Street Great Trinity Lane to Trinity Lane 26 September 2014
St Andrew Street
(northbound)
junction with New Fetter Lane 30 September 2014
St Botolph Row
(pedestrians)
St Botolph Street to Aldgate High Street 17 October 2014
St Mary Axe Bevis Marks & Houndsditch 26 October 2014
​Silk Street
(eastbound)
​Barbican Centre car park to Milton Street 28 November 2014
Skinners Lane Garlick Hill to Doby Court 31 December 2014
South Place
(westbound)
Wilson Street to South Place Mews 11 September 2015
Throgmorton Street Old Broad Street to Bartholomew Lane 1 August 2016
Walbrook Bond Court to Cannon Street 5 January 2015

Future road closures

​Street ​Location ​Date
Great Trinity Lane Garlick Hill to Queen Victoria Street 6 September to 20 September
Arthur Street King William Street to Upper Thames Street 6 September to 7 September
Little New Street Montague Street to Bartholomew Close 6 September to 7 September

Special events taking place on the City of London roads

We help to organise several events on the City's roads. Some of the major events that may have an impact on them are listed below.

Are you looking to organise a special event on the City's streets? See our guide and overview of an application process to help you plan.

Bloomberg Square Mile Relay

This run will take place on Thursday 4 September. The roads in the Guildhall area, including Basinghall, Gresham and Wood streets, Aldermanbury and Foster and Carey lanes will be closed between 5pm and 8.30pm. For more information and the full route visit www.squaremilerelay.com.

Merchant Navy Association Parade and Service

​On Sunday 7 September there will be a parade which will close Muscovy Street, Trinity Square and Trinity Square Gardens between 12noon and 3pm.

Firefighters Memorial Service

The annual International Firefighters service is being held at 1200 in the St Sepulchre without Newgate on Holborn Viaduct on Sunday 14 September. The service is followed by a short procession via Holborn Viaduct, Newgate Street, Warwick Lane, Ave Maria Lane, St Paul’s Churchyard, Godliman Street, Carter Lane where the wreath laying ceremony starts at 130pm. Find out more on www.firefightersmemorial.co.uk​​​.​​​​​​

More information and FAQs

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For more information please visit the most Frequently Asked Questions​ page.​

Apps

A wide range of apps are also available for smartphones including options like Trafficmaster's TrafficView for iPhone which details roadworks across London and beyond. Search for 'roadworks' in your provider's app store to see what's on offer.​​​​​​​

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