As Manchester Day makes its lengthy awaited return after three years persons are being urged to plan forward as plenty of highway closures are set to be in place. A variety of roads are to be closed on Sunday (June 19) within the metropolis centre for the parade with entry to different streets restricted.
St Mary’s Gate (Deansgate to Cross Avenue), Cross Avenue (St Mary’s Gate to Princess Avenue), and John Dalton Avenue (Princess Avenue to Deansgate) shall be closed for the whole day. Liverpool Highway (Potato Wharf to Deansgate) shall be closed from 7am to 7pm, Deansgate (Whitworth Avenue West to Victoria Avenue) shall be closed from 11am to 4pm, and Quay Avenue/Peter Avenue (Byrom Avenue to Watson Avenue) shall be closed from 12.30pm to 2.30pm.
Parking suspensions can even be in place on these roads plenty of surrounding ones. On the day of the occasion site visitors diversions shall be in place with signage throughout town.
Manchester Metropolis Council with Transport for Better Manchester are encouraging those that are desirous to attend the occasion to plan forward and keep away from driving into town centre. Public transport use is really helpful with household passes on the trams obtainable.
Coun Pat Karney, chair of Manchester Day, stated: “With Manchester Day simply across the nook, we need to be sure everybody in and across the metropolis is aware of what roads are closed on the day to keep away from disappointment. I’d advise folks to plan their journey prematurely and use public transport in the event that they’re planning on coming into town centre to affix within the Manchester Day enjoyable.”
Entry to some roads can even solely be obtainable by way of sure routes.
Entry to the next roads obtainable by way of Mount Avenue between 11am and 4pm:
- Lloyd Avenue
- Bootle Avenue
- Jackson’s Row
Entry to and from the next roads shall be restricted between 11am and 4pm:
- St Ann’s Avenue
- Queen Avenue
- South King Avenue
- Bow Avenue
- St James Place
Entry to the next roads is on the market, however not by way of Deansgate:
St John Avenue
Nice Bridgewater Avenue
Entry to the next roads is on the market, however not by way of Liverpool Highway:
Southern Avenue, Bridgewater Avenue, Stone Avenue, Duke Avenue, Rice Avenue, Decrease Byrom Avenue
For extra info on highway closures go to: https://www.manchester.gov.uk/info/500352/roadworks_and_closures/8400/road_closures_for_manchester_day