Baldwin Street, King Street and Corn Street are shut to traffic. Various events will be taking place to #MakeSundaysSpecial between 11am and 4pm. All roads will be closed from 9am til 6pm.
Travel and parking
- All city car parks will be accessible although not necessarily by a route that you would normally use due to some closures being in place.
- On street parking will be free as usual on a Sunday although it will be suspended on closed roads.
- Public transport will be largely unaffected except for limited bus detours with Baldwin Street closed. View the Make Sundays Special bus map.
- First are offering unlimited family travel (Up to 5 people, maximum 2 adults) for only £5 on Make Sundays Special days. More details here.
For details of road closures see here for the full Make Sundays Spacial map.
In a bid to 'Make Sundays Special', cars will be banned from some streets in Bristol. It's the vision of the city's Mayor George Ferguson who wants to make the area a more pleasant place to be.
From this Sunday, cars will be banned from some streets in Bristol. It's the vision of the city's Mayor George Ferguson who wants to make the area a more pleasant place to be.
Some streets in Bristol will be traffic free this Sunday as part of an experiment that could see cars banned on a regular basis next year.
The roads will be closed to traffic in an ambitious plan to make one Sunday a month radically different to a normal day.
It's the idea of the Mayor of the city, George Ferguson - who is determined to make Bristol a more attractive place for pedestrians.
Bristol Mayor George Ferguson believes that if you get rid of cars from the city's streets, they will make way for all kinds of entertainment.
Today performers took over North Street in Bedminster as a taster of what that might be like. Here's 30" to give you the idea.
Some streets in Bristol will be traffic-free this Sunday as part of an experiment that could see cars banned on a regular basis next year.
Bristol's city centre streets are to close to traffic for the first time this Sunday in a radical plan to try to make Sundays 'special'.
The scheme will see vehicles banned on selected Sundays during the summer.
The Mayor of Bristol says he will donate £12,000 of his pay to a trust fund to help those affected by the council's budget cuts. Yesterday, councillors voted to pay George Ferguson a salary of almost £66,000. Mr Ferguson wants to be paid in the city's own currency, Bristol pounds.