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Current road closures, works and events

Puddle Dock

Puddle Dock will be closed to northbound vehicular traffic from Monday 17 February until 3 April 2020, works are for the reconstruction of the carriageway and footway. 

Blackfriars lift

The Blackfriars lift is out of service. We will keep you informed of progress.

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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  14 - 20 February 2020

​Street ​Location ​Date ​Reason
Catherine Wheel Alley Rear of 119-121 Middlesex Street 14-21 February 2020 Utility
New Bridge Street (southbound) Ludgate Hill to Queen Victoria Street 19-24 February 2020 Utility
Puddle Dock (northbound) Upper Thames Street to Blackfriars Passage 17 Feb- 3 April 2020 Utility

Long term closures

Street Location Until Reason
Artillery Lane Full length 29 March 2020 Building Maintenance
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 March 2020 Crossrail
Carlisle Avenue Full Length 31 May 2020 Building Site
Catherine Wheel Alley Full Length 21 February 2020 Utility
Cavendish Court Houndsditch to Devonshire Row 30 October 2020 Building Site
Carthusian Street Full Length 31 July 2020 Carriageway Works
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 July 2020 Building Site
Cheapside Full Length 19 July 2020 Utility Works
Clements Lane Full Length 13 April 2020 Building Site
Creed Lane Full Length 11 September 2021 Utility Works
Dorset Rise Full Length 22 February 2020 Utility Works
Finsbury Avenue Full Length 31 August 2020 Utility Works
Finsbury Circus West Arm 31 March 2020 Crossrail
Great Winchester Street Full Length 15 February 2020 Utility
Hayne Street Full Length  31 July 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 March 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
Pleydell Street Full Length 20 Jun 2020 Building Site 
Poultry Full Length 8 March 2020 Utility Works
Primrose Street Eastbound 9 February 2020 Carriageway Works
Puddle Dock Northbound 3 April 2020 Carriageway Works
Salisbury Court Full Length 22 Feb 2020 Utility Works
Salisbury Square Full Length 22 Feb 2020  Utility Works
Throgmorton Street Fulll Length 16 Feb 2020 Utility 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
Whittington Avenue Full Length 6 Apr 2020 Utility Works

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 14 - 20 February 2020

Street Location Date Reason
Great Winchester Street Junction with London Wall 15 February 2020 Utility
Throgmorton Street Old Broad Street to Bartholomew Lane 16 February 2020 Utility

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