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Gas Works

Affecting Gracechurch Street by London Bridge

King William Street southbound, Gracechurch Street northbound and Cannon Street eastbound all remain closed for the replacement of the gas main. For further information please go to the Gas works page or email the Cadent Community Relations Team at

Adidas City Run

On Sunday 17 June, the Adidas City Run will return to the City. More information about the event can be found on their website.

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 15 June 2018

​Street ​Location ​Date
Devonshire Square Barbon Alley to Devonshire Gardens 16 -17 June 2018
Lambeth Hill Queen Victoria Street to Castle Baynard House 16 June 2018
Leadenhall Street Whittington Avenue to St Mary`s Axe 15 - 17 June 2018
Old Fleet Lane Full Length 16 - 17 June 2018
Pepys Street Junction with Seething Lane 16 - 17 June 2018
Seething Lane Junction with Pepys St 16 - 17 June 2018
Threadneedle Street (westbound) Bishopsgate to Old Broad Street 15 June - 8 July 2018

Long term closures

Street Location Until
Abchurch Lane Full length 17 August 2018
Arthur Street (vehicles & pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 July 2021
Billiter Street Full length 31 July 2019
Carlisle Avenue Carlisle Avenue 31 May 2018
Cannon Street Queen Victoria Street to King William Street 30 September 2018
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 December 2018
Clement's Lane Clement's Lane 25 August 2018
Cock Lane Full length 23 December 2019
Crosby Square Full length 31 December 2019
Eastcheap Eastbound including slip 29 July 2018
Fetter Lane Norwich St to Holborn 30 June 2018
Fore Street Full length 29 June 2018
Goring Street Bevis Marks to Houndsditch 12 July 2018
Gracechurch Street Northbound 29 July 2018
Hosier Lane Full length 23 December 2019
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 31 August 2019
John Carpenter Street Full length 15 July 2018
King William Street Full length 2 July 2018
Lime Street Full length 13 October 2018
Little Britain Full length 13 May 2018
Little New Street Full length 2 July 2018
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018
Long Lane (eastbound) Full length 30 June 2018
Nicholas Lane  King William Street to Cannon Street 31 July 2021
Northumberland Alley (pedestrians) Carlisle Avenue to Fenchurch Street 30 October 2018
Nun Court  Full length 4 September 2018
Pepys Street Seething Lane to Savage Gardens 29 June 2018
Queen Street Full length 24 September 2018
​Queen Victoria Street Mansion House Street to Cannon Street 24 September 2018
Sandy`s Row Full length 30 Sept 18
​​Shoe Lane Little New Street to St Andrew Street 15 July 2018
Threadneedle Street (westbound) Full length 8 July 2018
Victoria Embankment North Slip ​Westbound 2021
Vine Street Westbound 15 August 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
Adidas City Run 17 June 2018 ​See website

​Staging an event?

If you are planning to host an event in the City you may need special permissions and you may need to pay a fee.

Roads re-opening 15-22 June 2018

Street Location Date
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