Grand Prix 'traffic plan' in place from 6am say police

The A43 in Northamptonshire Credit: Northamptonshire police

Drivers using the A43 in south Northamptonshire need to be aware of the traffic management plan for the British Grand Prix today say police.

From 6am Sunday, July 16 there will be changes to the roads around the Silverstone circuit:

  • The A43 northbound will be one-way from the B4525 interchange to Silverstone.
  • The Dadford Road South will be one way, from the A43 off-slip to the West 10 Roundabout.
  • The A413 Silverstone one way, from Whittlewood Bridge to Winterhills.

From 12.30pm-6pm: The A43 Southbound will be one way from Silverstone to the B4525 interchange while the A43 Northbound will be one way from Silverstone to the McDonalds roundabout. The Dadford Road North will be one way from West 10 roundabout to A43 with Cow Pastures one way from A413 to the A5.

The A413 Silverstone will be one way from Winterhills to Whittlewood Bridge.

The measures will apply from 6am-12.30pm and then until 9pm.

If you experience a traffic-related problem during the event, please call the Silverstone Command Centre on 01327 320310.

For updated traffic advice and information during the event, please visit