Thursday, 5 July 2018

London: Weekly TfL roads and events update


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Brewer Street - Monday 25 June - Friday 27 July 2018 • There will be a road closure on Brewer Street between Wardour Street and Lexington Street for public realm works • Brewer Street (Madam Jojo) taxi rank will be inaccessible and will be suspended for this period of time • There will be no vehicle access during this period of timeCharlie Brown’s Roundabout - Monday 9 July - Monday 23 July • From 21:00 until 05:00 every weekday from Monday 9 until Monday 23 July, works will take place to improve the roundabout to minimise traffic disruption • The A406 will have lane closures clockwise/eastbound and the Southend Road off-slip will be closed between the junction and Lechmere Avenue • Chigwell Road (north) will be access only between Broadmead Road and Raven Road junctions with no access to the A1400 • There will be no access to or from Latchett Road and Maybank Road from the A1400 Southend Road • Alternative diversion routes will be sign-posted on the siteVictoria Embankment • Cadent Gas is due to carry out essential gas works on Victoria Embankment by Blackfriars Underpass from 6 August until mid-September 2018. As a result, Victoria Embankment will be closed westbound between Southwark Bridge and Westminster Bridge. Read more to find information on alternative travel routes and how you will be affected
Wimbledon Tennis Championships • The Wimbledon Tennis Championships are currently taking place until Sunday 15 July. Read our notice about special arrangements in place for taxi and private hire vehicles during the tournament.Finsbury Park - Wireless Festival - Friday 6, Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July • The taxi rank in Finsbury Park Station will be suspended from 21:00 until 23:30 on the Friday and Saturday and from 20:30 until 22:30 on the Sunday • There will be a temporary taxi rank in the suspended bus stop on Green Lanes (directly opposite Manor House Station) • There will be a pre-booked PHV area in Osborne RoadBST Music Concerts - Friday 6, Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July • The first weekend of British Summertime (BST) concerts takes place in Hyde Park, with doors opening at 13:00 on Friday, 12:30 on Saturday and 12:00 on Sunday. Last entry on all days at 21:00. Up to 50,000 people are expected to attend on Friday, and 65,000 people are expected to attend on both Saturday and Sunday • From 21:00 until 23:45, Park Lane may be closed between Marble Arch and Hyde Park Corner and the eastbound up-slip from Knightsbridge to Hyde Park Corner. This is to assist with post-event egress • If the closures are implemented, traffic will be diverted via Hyde Park Corner Underpass • Police units will be in attendance to assist with traffic movements on Marble Arch and Hyde Park CornerPride London - Saturday 7 July 2018 • There will be various road closures in place to facilitate the parade through Westminster • The parade will form up in Portland Place from 08:00 and is due to start at 13:00. The route will take the parade via Regent Street, Oxford Circus, Piccadilly Circus, Regent Street St. James’s, Pall Mall, Cockspur Street and Trafalgar Square into Whitehall where it will disperse at the junction with Whitehall Place by 16:30 • From 07:30, Hostile Vehicle Measures (HVM) will be implemented to facilitate security measures prior to the form up • Full road closures will be implemented along the remainder of the route and adjoining roads from 10:30, with all closures expected to be in place by 12:00 • Road closures in Pall Mall East and around Soho will be implemented from 06:00 and will be removed as soon as it is safe to do so once the events have included, crowds have dispersed and cleansing has been completed. Historically, these roads do not reopen until 02:00 on the Sunday morningSummer Streets, Regent Street - Sunday 8 July • The second annual Summer Streets event will take place from 12:00 until 18:00 • To facilitate this car-free day event, Regent Street will be closed in both directions from Piccadilly Circus to Oxford Street between 08:00 and 20:00 • Additionally, Regent Street will be closed southbound from the junction with Mortimer Street to all traffic except London buses • New Burlington Street will be closed between 05:00 and 21:00. There will be associated closures or restrictions on adjacent roads.
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