Chinese New Year road closure information

Date: 
Thu, 12/02/2015

Chinese New Year celebrations take place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 February.

Plan your day and see what events are taking place

As a result of this event, the following road closures will be in place in Westminster:  

Saturday 21 February

Road closures will be in place in Chinatown to accommodate ceremonial lion dances.

Streets closed 11.30am – 6pm

Gerrard Street

Gerrard Place (maintaining access to the car park)

Macclesfield Street

Newport Place

Little Newport Street

Lisle Street

Leicester Place

Leicester Street

Dansey Place

Wardour Street (between Coventry Street and Shaftesbury Avenue only)

Sunday 22 February

Road closures will be in place to accommodate the main Chinese New Year celebrations.

Streets closed 7am – 8pm

Duncannon Street

Pall Mall East

Wardour Street (between Shaftesbury Avenue and Winnett Street)

Streets closed 9am – 8pm

Bear Street

Charing Cross Road (southbound from Denmark Street to Shaftsbury Avenue)

Charing Cross Road (between St Martin’s Place and Shaftesbury Avenue)

Coventry Street

Cranbourne Street (east and west of Charing Cross Road)

Dansey Place

Dean Street

Earlham Street

Frith Street (between Shaftesbury Avenue and Old Compton Street)

Gerrard Place

Gerrard Street

Greek Street (between Shaftesbury Avenue and Old Compton Street)

Gower Street

Irving Street

High Holborn (no entry westbound from junction with Kingsway)

Hyde Park Corner slip road (eastbound on to Piccadilly),

Hyde Park Corner underpass (eastbound from the junction with Knightsbridge)

Leicester Court

Leicester Place

Leicester Square

Leicester Street

Lisle Street

Little Newport Street

Long’s Court

Macclesfield Street

Moor Street (between Old Compton Street and Romilly Street)

New Compton Street (No Entry westbound from St Giles High Street)

Newport Court

Newport Place

Orange Street

Oxenden Street

Panton Street

Piccadilly Arcade (between j/w Duke of Wellington Place and Piccadilly)

Romilly Street

Rupert Street (between Archer Street and Shaftsbury Avenue)

Rupert Street (between Shaftsbury Avenue and Coventry Street)

Parking suspensions

If your vehicle is parked on any of the affect roads, please ensure it has been moved in time. If your vehicle has not been moved it will be relocated.

Friday 20 February

Parking suspended 12.01am to 11.59pm:

Litchfield Street

William IV Street

Saturday 21 February

Parking suspended 12.01am to 10pm:

Little Newport Street

Parking suspended 12.01am to 10pm:

Litchfield Street

William IV Street

Sunday 22 February

Parking suspended 12.01am to 10pm:

Charing Cross Road

Duncannon Street

Frith Street

Little Newport Street

Rupert Street

Shaftsbury Avenue

Wardour Street

Parking suspended 12.01am to 11.59pm:

Litchfield Street

Old Compton Street

William IV Street

Monday 23 February

Parking suspended 12.01am to 11.59pm:

Litchfield Street

William IV Street

 


Last updated: 10 August 2016
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