Road closures confirmed for Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations

Road closures have been confirmed for street parties taking place to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee and the Lichfield Greenhill Bower.
Road closures have been confirmed for the Lichfield Greenhill Bower and street parties taking place to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.

Lichfield District is to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a host of events including numerous street parties and The Lichfield Greenhill Bower over the four-day bank holiday weekend, 2 June to 5 June.

To enable these events to proceed safely temporary street closure orders have been made.

For the Lichfield Greenhill Bower:

  • Lower Bore Street and Market Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 9am and 4.30pm on Thursday 2 June.
  • Market Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 10am on Friday 3 June and 7.30pm on Saturday 4 June.
  • Breadmarket Street, Bore Street, Conduit Street, Dam Street, Tamworth Street and Greenhill (from its junction with Tamworth Street to its junction with Birmingham Road) will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 9am and 6pm on Saturday 4 June.
  • Bird Street and Beacon Street (from its junction with Bird Street to its junction with Gaia Lane) will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles, except those vehicles requiring access to premises in Bird Street, Beacon Street, The Close and Market Street between 10am to 5pm on Saturday 4 June.
  • Frog Lane, St John Street (from its junction with The Friary to its junction with Birmingham Road), The Friary (from Bowling Green Island to the junction with St John Street) Swan Road (from its junction with The Friary to its junction with Bird Street/Beacon Street) and Wade Street, will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 10.30am and 2pm on Saturday 4 June.
  • Walsall Road (from its junction with Western Bypass to Queen Street), Queen Street, Sandford Street and Lower Sandford Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 12noon and 2.30pm on Saturday 4 June.
  • Cherry Orchard (from its junction with Upper St John Street to its junction with Sturgeons Hill) will be closed to vehicular traffic including pedal cycles between 7am and 5pm on Saturday 4 June (access only).
  • Bunkers Hill Car Park will be closed to vehicular traffic between 7pm on Friday 3 June and 7am on Sunday 5 June.
  • Bird Street Car Park will be closed to vehicular traffic except those vehicles carrying goods for delivery to premises in Market Street between 4.30pm on Wednesday 1 June and 12 Midnight on Sunday 5 June.
  • Shaw Lane Car Park will be closed to vehicular traffic except for Disabled Users between 7am and 9pm on Saturday 4 June.

 

For Street Parties in the district:

  • Redlock Field, Lichfield, 2 June – 11am till 10pm
  • Sheriffs Close, Lichfield, 2 June – 2pm till 8pm
  • Gorseway, Burntwood (to its junction with Redfern Drive), 3 June – 1pm till 10pm
  • Ponesfield Road (from the junction with Stychbrook Gardens to
    the junction with Curborough Road), Lichfield, 3 June – 10am till 10pm
  • St Anne’s Close, Burntwood, 4 June – 12noon till 7pm
  • Dama Road, Fazeley, 4 June – 12noon till 9pm
  • Blenheim Road, Burntwood, 4 June – 2pm till 11.59pm
  • Manor Lane and Manor Close, Harlaston– June 4 – 2pm to 8pm
  • Merlin Way, Whittington, 4 June – 3pm till 6pm
  • Blandford Gardens, Burntwood, June 5 – 12noon till 5pm
  • Cromwells Meadow, Lichfield, June 5  – 11.30am till 4pm
  • Chadswell Heights (between the two junctions with Spring Road), Lichfield, 5 June – 11am till 9pm
  • Blacksmith Lane, Whittington, 5 June – 11am till 10pm
  • Lincoln Croft, Shenstone, 5 June – 2pm till 6pm
  • Alrewas, Main Street (from the junction with Exchange Road to the junction
    with Post Office Road), 5 June – 11am till 3pm
  • Shenstone, Main Street (from the junction with Doctors
    Lane to the junction with Church Road), 5 June – 2pm till 7pm
  • Lawnswood Avenue, Burntwood (from the junction with Copthorne Avenue to
    the junction with Elmhurst Drive), 5 June – 12noon till 6pm
  • The Butts, Wall, 5 June – 12noon till 6pm
  • Larkspur Avenue, Burntwood (from its junction with Hillcrest Rise to its
    junction with Overhill Road), 5 June – 11am till 8pm
  • Orchard Close, Lichfield, 5 June – 12noon till 6pm
  • Queen Street, Lichfield (from its junction with Lower Sandford Street to its
    junction with Swan Road), 5 June – 11am till 11pm

Published: 27 May 2022