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Eldon Street

On 24 April National Grid Gas is starting its essential gas mains replacement work in London Wall. (Four days earlier than planned).

Parliament Square

From Monday 24 April Westminster City Council is carrying out utility works around Parliament Square. There will be various lane closures which impact on the City network. More information on the TfL website

Riverside Walk

On Monday 24 April part of the Riverside Walk (Thames Path) between Blackfriars Bridge and Temple Avenue will be closed to facilitate construction work for the Thames Tideway Tunnel. Here is the pedestrian map (800KB) 

Live traffic and road information

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

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Starting the week of 21 April

​Street ​Location ​Date
Bread Street Junction with Cannon Street (Eastbound) 21-23 April 2017
Cannon Street (eastbound) Dowgate Hill to Bush Lane 22-23 April 2017
Threadneedle Street (westbound) Mansion House Street to Old Broad Street 22-23 April 2017
Circus Place London Wall to Finsbury Circus 24 April-3 September 2017
London Wall (eastbound) Moorgate to Blomfield Street 24 April-3 September 2017
Mitre Street Aldgate to Creechurch Lane 24 April-12 May 2017

Existing road closures

Street Location Until
Abchurch Lane Cannon Street to King William Street 31 July 2021
Alderman's Walk Full length 18 September 2017
Arthur Street (Vehicles & Pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 July 2021
Bartholomew Close Albion Way to Half Moon Court 30 April 2017
Bartholomew Close 8 October 2017
Bishop's Court Full Length 30 June 2017
Blackfriars Passage Full Length 31 May 2017
Bucklersbury Full Length 29 April 2017
Cannon Street Westbound 30 April 2017
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 December 2018
Chancery Lane Fleet Street to Carey Street 14 May 2017
Clement's Lane Full Length 1 December 2017
Cock Lane Full Length 23 December 2017
Cousin Lane Full Length 30 April 2017
Crosby Square Full Length 31 December 2019
Fetter Lane Norwich St to Holborn 30 April 2018
Finsbury Circus
(West arm)
Finsbury Circus to Moorgate 31 December 2018
Fish Street Hill Eastcheap to Monument Street 30 June 2017
Goring Street Bevis Marks to Houndsditch 12 July 2018
Hammett Street Minories to Crescent 20 October 2017
Hosier Lane Full Length 23 December 2017
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 31 August 2019
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018
Little Britain Full Length 30 September 2017
Long Lane (eastbound) Cloth Street to Lindsey Street 30 April 2017
Lower Thames Street A100 to Coach Park Ramp 5 June 2017
Middlesex Passage (pedestrians) Full Length 30 January 2018
Newbury Street Cloth Street to Kinghorn Street 30 April 2017
Nicholas Lane King William Street to Cannon Street 31 July 2021
Northumberland Alley (pedestrians) Carlisle Avenue to Fenchurch Street 30 October 2018
Pudding Lane Bridge 21 May 2017
Puddle Dock Blackfriars Pass to Queen Victoria Street 30 April 2017
St Alphage Garden Junction with Wood Street 4 September 2017
St Botolph Row
St Botolph Street to Aldgate High Street 30 April 2017
St Botolph Street (south footway) East of St Botolph Street 30 April 2017
Skinners Lane Garlick Hill to Doby Court 2 October 2017
Stonecutter Street Shoe Lane to Farringdon Street 1 March 2018
Victoria Embankment north slip road (westbound) Junction with Blackfriars 2021

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

​Staging an event?

If you are planning to host an event in the City you may need special permissions and fees may apply.

Roads Re-opening between 21-28 April 2017

Fore Street 23 April 2017