Ilkeston Fair – road closures and suspension of residents’ parking schemes
Residents’ parking schemes near to Ilkeston town centre will be temporarily suspended during the week of the 769th Charter Fair.
The schemes will be suspended from Monday 18 October to Sunday 24 October inclusive, resuming on Monday 25 October.
Streets belonging to the two residents parking schemes are:
St Mary Street Area: Burns Street, Fullwood Street, Fullwood Avenue, Gregory Street, Jackson Avenue, New Lawn Road, St Mary Street, Wilmot Street. Queens Drive Area: Albert Street, Cedar Park, Darwin Avenue, Queens Drive, Lissett Avenue, Moss Road.
A one-way system will be in place along Wharncliffe Road, Albert Street and Queen’s Drive to the junction with Oakwell Drive. Diversions will be in place and signposted.
The car parks on South Street, East Street, Pimlico, Queen Street and Gregory Street will be closed for the duration of the Fair.
The following road closures will be in place from 5am on Tuesday 19 October until midday on Sunday 24 October:
South Street (from the Market Place to its junction with Gladstone Street West)
Wharncliffe Road (from its junction with Albert Street to the Market Place)
Queen Street – (in its entirety)
Market Place – (in its entirety)
Market Street – (from its junction with the Market Place to the boundary between 2 Market Street and Rutland Mill)
East Street (from its junction with Bath Street/the Market Place to its junction with High Street)
Bath Street (from its junction with Wilmot Street to the Market Place)
Pimlico (from its junction with New Lawn Road to its junction with Burns Street).
Photo: Garth Newton.