Shrewsbury Carnival Parade Road Closures

The following roads will be closed at 1.30pm on Saturday 15 June 2019 for the Shrewsbury Carnival parade.

Shrewsbury town centre roads will be closed from 1.30pm for the parade to take place
Shrewsbury town centre roads will be closed from 1.30pm for the parade to take place

Victoria Avenue, Victoria Quay, Smithfield Road, Castle Gates, Castle Street, St Mary’s Street, Dogpole, High Street, Shoplatch, Bellstone, Barker Street, Bridge Street, Roushill and Raven Meadows.

There will be no access over the Welsh Bridge into town and traffic will be stopped at Royal Mail in Castle Foregate.

The only traffic allowed past the closure at the English Bridge gyratory will be for access to businesses in Wyle Cop or to travel along town walls.

The roads will re-open as soon as the parade has reached the Quarry Park and safety checks completed.

Shrewsbury carnival takes place from 10am on Saturday 15 June 2019 with the highlight of the event at 2pm when the main parade makes its way around Shrewsbury town centre. Entertainment then continues in the Quarry until 5pm.