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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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

London Triathlon takes place this weekend. On Sunday 3 August the Lower Route through the city will be closed for the event from as early as 5am. Find more information

Two-way working and increased waiting restrictions in Copthall Avenue due to large vehicles accessing a building site in Angel Court.

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Enquire about any highways related activities by contacting us on Freephone 0800 389 5908 or email​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Weekend only closures 2 August and/or 3 August

​Street ​Location
Various streets Lower Route area
Garlick Hill Gt Trinity Lane to Little Trinity Lane
New Street Square Little New Street to Bartlett Court
Mansion House Street to Old Jewry

Short term road closures (up to six months)

​Street ​Location ​Date
​Blomfield Street &
Finsbury Circus (East arm)
​Eldon Street to London Wall 27 May to 30 September
Beech Street & Chiswell Street &
Silk Street & Whitecross Street
Golden Lane to Lamb's Passage

junction with Beech Street
21 July to 22 August
​Eldon Street ​Finsbury Avenue to Blomfield Street 27 May to 30 September
Fore Street Moor Lane to Fore Street Avenue 4 August to 8 August
​Fort Street ​Artillery Lane to Brushfield Street 8 March to 15 September
Leadenhall Street
Gracechurch Street to Aldgate 21 July to 28 September
Crosswall & Portsoken Street
Haydon Street to Goodman's Yard,
junction with Minories
28 July to 20 October
Mitre Square Mitre Street to Duke's Place 22 July to 1 September
St James's Passage (pedestrians) Mitre Street to Duke's Place 22 July to 1 September
St Botolph Row
St Botolph Street to Aldgate High Street 2 June to 17 October
South Place
Moorgate to Dominion Street 27 May to 31 July

Long term closures


Bush Lane​ Finsbury Circus (west leg)​
Hammett Street​ Honey Lane​
Houndsditch (Outwich St to Bishopsgate)​ Liverpool Street (Blomfield St to Old Broad St)
Middlesex Street​ Paternoster Row​
Philpot Lane Plough Place
St Alphage Garden St Andrew Street (northbound)
Skinners Lane South Place (westbound)
Walbrook White Lion Hill

Future road closures

​Street ​Location ​Date
Various streets City wide 9 August
Throgmorton Street Old Broad Street to Bartholomew Lane 1 August 2014 to 1 August 2016

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.

London Triathlon

Ten separate races are planned for the weekend of 2 and 3 August as part of the London Triathlon. On Saturday the events are concentrated around the ExCel Centre. Sunday's cycling event will come to the City of London affecting Tower Bridge area and lower route through the Square Mile from 5am until approximately 2pm. You can find more information on​.


Now in its second year this two-day cycling festival takes place on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 August. These include the family-friendly FreeCycle bike ride through the City of London and the City of Westminster. There will be road closures in central London on Saturday; Southwark and Westminster Bridges will be closed between 4am and 6pm. On Sunday, 11 bridges and roads across east, central and southwest London and Surrey will be closed from early morning. Many bus routes will also be affected. You can find more information about the events on For travel information please visit the Transport for London website.

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 closedbetween 5pm and 8.30pm. For more information and the route full route visit

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​​​.​​​​​​

More information and FAQs



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


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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