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East Midlands Gateway - Traffic Management Update

East Midlands Gateway - Traffic Management Update

East Midlands Gateway - Traffic Management Update

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:38 by Sam Lockwood

HS2 Public Information Events

HS2 Public Information Events

Please see attached information on the public information events that HS2 are holding.

The nearest event to us in on Monday 18 June at the Best Western, Yew Lodge Hotel, 33 Packington Hill, Kegworth DE74 2DF
between 2pm - 8pm.

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 10:56 by Sam Lockwood

Download Traffic Update

Download Traffic Update

VARIOUS TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS FOR THE DOWNLOAD MUSIC FESTIVAL AT DONINGTON PARK

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order for the Download Music Festival at Donington Park.

Various restrictions will be in place during the event from Wednesday 6th June to Monday 11th June.

The following information is included in the Traffic Management plan for the event:/p>

  • From the north, south, east or west, follow the signs from the M1 motorway or from the A38 or A42. The routes to site will be used flexibly depending on traffic conditions at the time so make sure you follow the signs and not your sat nav.
  • The route coming to the festival from the M1 South will be signposted from Junction 23A northbound
  • The route coming to the festival from the M1 North will be signposted from Junction 28 southbound
  • The route coming to the festival from the M42/A42, will be signed from Junction 13 northbound.

There are significant roadworks near Donington Park so the event organisers will be reacting to live traffic conditions – they will be changing routes live and using contingencies routes. More »

The roads around the site have temporary restrictions in place including:

  • Temporary no right turn onto the A453 from Hill Top (from 6th June to 11th June, onto the A453 from Grimes Gate and the unnamed road from The Green onto the A453 from Diseworth (10th June with the 11th June being included in the order as a contingency)
  • Temporary one way on Melbourne Lane and on the A453 from Slade Lane, Wilson to Tonge Station (10th June from 8.00pm to early hours of 11th June), on Melbourne Lane from Slade Lane, Wilson to the A453 (11th June, morning only)
  • Temporary road closure will be in place on the Sunday evening on the A453 from Melbourne Lane to Hill Top turn (10th June from 8.00pm to early hours of 11th June with 11th June being included in the order as a contingency
  • Temporary No Waiting and No Loading will be placed at various locations from 6th June to 11th June, this traffic order will be enforced
  • Temporary Suspension of Bus Stops – all buses will use the pick-up and drop off points at the designated pick and drop off – pick up and drop off will be signed on site

The exit routes at the end of the festival will be signed via A453 to J23A and A453 to J14 (A42)

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Leicestershire County Council Highways Tel: 0116 305 0001 » Less

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:25 by Sam Lockwood