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Road closures for Southampton Sky Ride

Thousands of cyclists are taking part in this year's Southampton Sky Ride Photo: ITV Meridian

Road Closures, vehicle restrictions and diversions for the Route on Sunday 29 June 05:00 - 18:00

West Marlands Road - Road closed

Road closed from junction at Civic Centre Road to junction at Commercial Road.

Above Bar Street – Section of road closed

From junction at Cumberland Place / Brunswick Place to junction at the cross roads of Civic Centre Road / New Road.

Note to bus users: Bus stops in this section of Above Bar Street will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Commercial Road - Road closed

From junction at Havelock Road to junction at Above Bar Street. Parking bays suspended.

Note to bus users: Bus stops in this section will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Civic Centre Hill – Restrictions

Any traffic coming from Civic Centre Hill towards the City will be divided half way down the hill. All traffic will enter the left hand lane and turn left into Havelock Road or in the right hand lane to turn right into Portland Terrace.

Exceptions: Access only for buses only to go straight ahead into Civic Centre Road.

Portland Terrace / Civic Centre Hill Junction – Restrictions

All traffic coming from Portland Terrace can either turn left into Civic Centre Road (west) or go straight ahead into Havelock Road. No right hand turn into Civic Centre Road (east).

Exceptions: Access only into Civic Centre Road (east) for buses.

Portland Terrace / Castle Way - Business as usual - no change.

Havelock Road - Restrictions

All traffic coming from Havelock Road can either turn right into Civic Centre Road (west) or go ahead into Portland Terrace.

Exceptions: Buses can turn left into Civic Centre Road (east).

New Road – Section of Road Closed

From junction at Above Bar Street / Civic Centre Road to junction at East Park Terrace / Palmerston Road.

Note to Bus users in New Road: Bus stops in this section of Above Bar Street will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Park Walk – Road closed at junction with New Road. For the nearest alternative parking for motor cycles please click on the [interactive parking map

](http://www.southampton.gov.uk/s-environment/roadsandparking/parking/ParkingMaps.aspx)Note to businesses in Park Walk: If you use Park Walk for deliveries to your property, we would appreciate your support by making alternative arrangements on this day. If essential vehicle access is required, marshals will be in place to assist but vehicle movement will be ceased between 08:00 and 17:00 on Sunday 29 June.

Palmerston Road – Restrictions

Restrictions - No access into New Road heading West towards Civic Centre Road or into Hanover Buildings from Palmerston Road / Queens way Roundabout.

Note to residents in Palmerston Road / South Front / Cossack Green / Winton Street and North Front: There is still full vehicle access from Palmerston Road and South Front via Kingsway.

Pound Tree Road – Section of road closed

Road closure from the junction at Vincents Walk to the junction at Palmerston Road.

Note to bus users: Bus stops in this section will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Hanover Buildings – Road closed

Full road closure from the junction at the roundabout at Queensway to junction at Bargate Street. No vehicle access from Vincents Walk into Hanover Buildings.

Pedestrian crossing at the Bargate will not be in use.

Note to bus users: Bus stops in Hanover Buildings and Bargate Street will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Houndwell Place - Restrictions

Traffic travelling towards the roundabout can turn into Queensway, The Strand and Palmerston Road.

Queensway - Restrictions

Any traffic coming towards the roundabout from Queensway can still turn into The Strand to gain access to car park, turn into Palmerston Road and Houndwell Place. No Access to Hanover Buildings.

Cumberland Place / Brunswick Place – Restrictions

No vehicle access into London Road or Above Bar Street.

London Road – Road Closed

From Junction at Cumberland Place / Brunswick Place to junction at The Avenue.

No vehicle access into London Road or parking areas for the full length from junction at Cumberland Place to The Avenue. No vehicle access into London Road from Carlton Crescent / Bellevue Road.

Note to residents and businesses in London Road: If you use London Road for deliveries to your property, we would appreciate your support by making alternative arrangements on this day.

Note to residents and businesses in Ordnance Road: We would appreciate your support by making alternative parking arrangements on this day. If you need essential access in and out of Ordnance Road, route marshals will be in place at the junction of Ordnance Road / London Road and London Road / College Place. A dedicated single lane will be created for vehicle access controlled by route marshals. On their signal you will turn right into London Road and exit onto The Avenue. To return, turn left into London Road at College Place and wait for the route marshals to signal you to proceed.

Bedford Place - Section of Road Closed

Road closed from junction of Cumberland Place to Paris Smith car park entrance. No right turn into Bedford Place from filter lane in Cumberland Place. Please take the next right turn into Grosvenor Square. No access into Cumberland Place from Bedford Place.

The Avenue Northbound – Restrictions.

No vehicle access northbound onto the Avenue from Rockstone Place / Suttones Place / Archers Road / Banister Road / Northlands Road.

Northbound traffic is restricted to one lane between junction of London Road up to Banister Road.

Note to residents and businesses on the left hand side of the Avenue northbound from junction of Banister Road to Northlands Road including Cavendish Grove: We would appreciate your support by making alternative parking arrangements on this day. For essential access only, route marshals will be in place to stop the cyclists. Vehicles may only enter the properties via a left hand turn from the Avenue northbound and on leaving; vehicles can only turn left onto The Avenue.

Note to bus users: Bus stops in this section of The Avenue will be moved temporarily to another nearby position. Please contact your bus operator for details.

Hulse Road – Restrictions and no parking.

Note to residents and businesses: No parking restrictions will be in place from 18:00 on Saturday 28 June - 18:00 Sunday 29 June in Hulse Road from the Junction of Banister Road to Northlands Road. We would appreciate your support by making alternative parking arrangements on this day.

The cyclist route will be in the southbound lane of Hulse Road (same side as the Old Constabulary building).

Vehicle access in Hulse Road will be restricted to one way only, heading north in one lane from Banister Road junction to Northlands Road. Diversion signs will be erected and marshals will be in place to assist vehicle access to residents properties in Hulse Road, Charles Knott Gardens, Barkshire Court. Vehicles may only enter the properties via a left hand turn from Banister Road northbound and on leaving; vehicles can only turn left onto Hulse Road and turn left onto Northlands Road.

Banister Road - section of road closed.

Road closed between the junction of Hulse Road and The Avenue. parking bays suspended - no parking. Route marshals will be in place to assist essential vehicle access only to car showrooms in Banister Road.

Northlands Road - Section of road closed and restrictions

Road closed from the junction of Hulse Road to The Avenue. No vehicle access to the Avenue. Route Marshals will be in place to allow vehicle access to Flats entrance in Northlands Road via Hulse Road.

The Avenue Southbound- Restrictions

No right turn into Northlands Road and Banister Road from the southbound lane of the Avenue.

Lodge Road – Restrictions

No vehicle access straight ahead into Banister Road.

Cemetery Road – Road Closed and no parking from 18:00 Saturday 28 June to 18:00 Sunday 29 June

Vehicle access into Cemetery Road will be closed as this will be part of the route. Restricted access only for residents during set up and breakdown of event. Vehicle access will be ceased between 09:00 and 16:00