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Bloomberg Square Mile

On Thursday 27 September 2018 the City of London will host the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay. Find more information about the event and road closures on the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay`s website

New charges

New charges for activities on the Public Highway will take effect from 1 October 2018. Details will be added to the website shortly.

Live traffic and road information

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

Report it

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

Contact us

Freephone 0800 389 5908​​​​​​

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Works starting 21 September 2018

​Street ​Location ​Date ​Reason
Copthall Avenue Langthorn Court to Copthall Close 22 - 23 September 2018 Utility
Moorgate London Wall to Great Swan Alley 22 - 23 September 2018 Crane
​St Swithin`s Lane ​Entire Length ​25 September 2018 ​Special Event

Long term closures

Street Location Until Reason
Arthur Street (vehicles & pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 July 2021 Bank Station Upgrade Works
Billiter Street Full length 31 July 2019 Safety Reason
Brackley Street Viscount Street to Golden Lane 20 December 2019 Building Site
Carlisle Avenue Carlisle Avenue 31 May 2020 Development
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 December 2018 Building Site
Cheapsite Full Length 16 September 2018 Emergency Repair Works
Clement's Lane Clement's Lane 31 December 2018 CoL Project Scheme
Cloth Street Long Lane to Middle Street 5 November 2018 Carriageway Works
Cock Lane Full length 23 December 2019 Development
Creed Lane Full length 16 December 2018 Development
Crosby Square Full length 31 December 2019 Development
East Harding Lane Little New Street to Gough Square 29 September 2018 Utility
Fenchurch Street Aldgate to Mark Lane 21 October 2018 Emergency Repair Works
Goring Street Bevis Marks to Houndsditch 7 December 2018 Development
Hammett Street Full Length 30 September 2018 Footway 7 Carriageway Works
Hayne Street Entire Length 1 November 2019 Development
Hosier Lane Full length 23 December 2019 Development
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 31 August 2019 Development
Lime Street Full length 13 October 2018 CoL Project Scheme
Little Britain Full length 13 May 2020 Development
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018 Crossrail
Long Lane (eastbound) Full length 4 November 2018 CoL Project Scheme
Nicholas Lane King William Street to Cannon Street 31 July 2021 Bank Station Upgrade
Northumberland Alley (pedestrians) Carlisle Avenue to Fenchurch Street 30 October 2018 Development
Printer Street Junction with East Harding Street 29 September 2018 Utility
Sandy`s Row Full length 30 September 2018 Building Maintenance
​​Shoe Lane Junction with St Andrew's Street 11 February 2019 CoL Project Scheme
Victoria Embankment North Slip ​Westbound 2021 Tideway
Vine Street Westbound 15 August 2021 Development
​Wood Street ​Entire Length ​30 September 2018 ​Development

Special events taking place on the City of London roads

We organise and host events throughout the year and occasionally we may have to close roads to all traffic for a certain amount of time. We aim to keep disruptions at a minimum and to reopen the roads as soon as possible after the event.

Upcoming events

Event Date Closures
Bloomberg Square Mile Relay 27 September 2018 website

Roads re-opening 21-28 September 2018

Street Location Date Reason
Ludgate Square Ludgate Hill to Creed Lane 25 September 2018 Utility