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Current road closures, works and events

Tudor Street

Tudor Street is closed in both directions between Kingscote Street and John Carpenter Street until 7 February 2020 due to an emergency gas leak.

Wood Street lift

The Wood Street lift is out of service until late January 2020. We will keep you informed of progress.

Live traffic and road information

View the live traffic status on Google map. You can check the TfL roads status updates.

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Use the Highway Public Reporting Portal for non-emergency faults in the Square Mile. To report a fault go to REPORT-IT.

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Works starting  24 - 30 January 2020

​Street ​Location ​Date ​Reason
Bishopsgate (northbound) Cornhill to Threadneedle Street 24 - 26 Jan 2020 Mobile Crane
Fenchurch Street Lloyd's Avenue to Aldgate 24 - 27 Jan 2020 Mobile Crane
Holborn (eastbound) Gray's Inn Road to Holborn Circus 25 - 26 Jan 2020 Utility Works
Moorfields Junction with Ropemaker Street 25 - 26 Jan 2020 Mobile Crane
New Street Square Junction with Bartlett Court 25 - 26 Jan 2020 Mobile Crane
Noble Street Junction with London Wall 25 - 26 Jan 2020 Mobile Crane
Ropemaker Street ​Finsbury Street to Moorgate ​25 - 26 Jan 2020 ​Mobile Crane
Tower Bridge ​Tower Bridge Overnight:28, 29, 30 Jan 2020 ​Bridge Maintenance

Long term closures

Street Location Until Reason
Arthur Street (vehicles and pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 December 2022 Bank Station Upgrade Works
Bartholomew Close Middlesex Passage to Little Britain 13 May 2020 Building site
Bishop`s Court Full length 21 January 2021 Building site
Brackley Street Viscount Street to Golden Lane 31 May 2020 Building Site
Broad Street Avenue  Full length 31 January 2020 Crossrail
Carlisle Avenue Full length 31 May 2020 Building Site
Cavendish Court Houndsditch to Devonshire Row 30 October 2020 Building site
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 January 2020 Building site
Cheapside Full length 19 July 2020 Utility Works
Creed Lane Full length 11 September 2021 Utility Works
Fenchurch Street Fenchurch Buildings to Fenchurch Place 2 February 2020 Utility Works
Finsbury Avenue Full length 31 August 2020 Utility works
Finsbury Circus West arm 31 January 2020 Crossrail
Hayne Street Entire length 31 January 2020 Building site
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopsgate 30 September 2020 Building site
Little Britain Full length 13 May 2020 Building site
Moor Place Full length 31 January 2020 Crossrail
Newbury Street Full length 10 July 2020 Building Site
Nicholas Lane Full length 22 December 2021 Bank Station upgrade
Noble Street Full length 31 October 2020 Bank Station Upgrade
Northumberland Alley Full length 31 May 2020 Building Site
Old Broad Street Northbound 31 January 2020 Utility Works
Pleydell Street Full length 20 Jun 2020 Building Site 
Poultry Full length 16 February 2020 Utility Works
Primrose Street Eastbound 9 February 2020 Carriageway Works
Tudor Street John Carpenter Street to Kingscote Street 7 February 2020 Utility Works
Victoria Embankment North Slip Westbound 30 June 2023 Tideway
Vine Street Full length ​15 August 2021 ​Building site

Special events taking place on the City of London roads

We organise and host events throughout the year which occasionally require street closures. We always aim to keep disruption to a minimum.

Event Date Road Closures

Roads re-opening 24 - 30 January 2020

Street Location Date Reason
Breams Buildings Junction with Fetter Lane 24 Jan 2020 Utility Works

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