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Highway Public Reporting Portal

The City of London has launched a Highway Public Reporting Portal for non-emergency faults within the Square Mile. To report a fault go to REPORT-IT. Works progress will be seen on the map.

Blackwall Tunnel Height Restrictions

Different height restrictions apply to Blackwall northbound and southbound tunnels. Please find more detailed information on the Eurotunnel(250KB) website.

Be Winter Ready

UK’s gas and electricity network companies are launchingUK’s gas and electricity network companies are launching the Be Winter Ready campaign to make sure communities right across the UK are ready for winter. For more information and how to prepare in case of emergencies visit the Energy Network Association website.

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 17 November  2017

​Street ​Location ​Date
Bartholomew Lane Entire length 17-19 November 2017
Carlisle Avenue Northumberland Avenue to Jewry Street 21 November 2017 - 30 April 2018
Coleman Street King`s Arms Yard to Lothbury 17-19 November 2017
Friday Street (northbound) Entire length 18-19 November 2017
Gresham Street Old Jewry to Moorgate 17-19 November 2017
John Carpenter Street Tallis Street to Tudor Street 18-19 November 2017
King`s Arms Yard Moorgate to Tokenhouse Yard 17-19 November 2017
Lambeth Hill ​Queen Victoria Street to Upper Thames Street ​18-19 November 2017
Lothbury Moorgate to Bartholomew Lane 17-19 November 2017
New Change (southbound) ​Entire length 18-19 November 2017
Southampton Buildings ​Staple Inn Buildings to Chancery Lane ​ 18-19 November 2017
Throgmorton Street ​Entire length 17-19 November 2017
Tokenhouse Yard Entire length  17-19 November 2017
Tudor Street Carmelite Street to Dorset Rise 18-19 November 2017
Walbrook Bond Court to Cannon Street 20-26 November 2017
Wood Street Cheap Side to Goldsmith Street 18 November - 22 December 2017

Long term closures

Street Location Until
Artizan Street 1 September 2018
Arthur Street (vehicles & pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 July 2021
Bartholomew Close 28 February 2018
Carlisle Avenue 30 April 2018
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 December 2018
Clement's Lane 1 December 17
Cock Lane Full Length 23 December 2017
Crosby Square Full Length 31 December 2019
Fetter Lane Norwich St to Holborn 30 April 2018
Fore Street London Wall to Fore Street Avenue 12 November 2017
Goring Street Bevis Marks to Houndsditch 12 July 2018
Hosier Lane Full Length 23 December 2019
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 31 August 2019
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018
Little Britain Full Length 9 June 2018
Long Lane (Eastbound) 3 December  2017
Middlesex Passage (pedestrians) Full Length 27 April 2018
Nicholas Lane King William Street to Cannon Street 31 July 2021
Northumberland Alley (pedestrians) Carlisle Avenue to Fenchurch Street 30 October 2018
Skinners Lane 28 February 2018
St Alphage Gardens 30 November 2017
Stonecutter Street 1 March 2018
Threadneedle Street (westbound)  12 December 2017
Tudar Street 30 November 2017
​Victoria Embankment North Slip (westbound) ​2021
​Wood Street ​22 December 2017

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 you may need to pay a fee.

Roads re-opening between 17 and 24 November  2017

Street Location Date
Bow Lane Cheapside to Watling Street 19 November 2017
​King Street (southbound) ​Gresham Street to Trump Street ​21 November 2017
​Widegate Street ​Sandy`s Row to Middlesex Street ​17 November 2017