Here is your weekly commercial drivers travel update, which sets out changes and events that could affect your planned operations.
Special note: Yesterday’s tram incident
At around 06:15 yesterday, a tram derailed near the Sandilands tram stop in Croydon. The A232 Addiscombe Road is closed in both directions between Park Hill Road and Shirley Road. A signed diversion route is in place. Roads in the area will be much busier than usual so please allow more time for your journey. For full details and alternative travel options, please visit tfl.gov.uk/tram-incident
The Lord Mayor’s Show and Remembrance Sunday
From 07:00 until the end of the day on Saturday, there will be extensive road closures in the City and central London for the Lord Mayor’s Show. Blackfriars and Waterloo bridges will be closed at various times.
Some roads in Westminster will be closed to traffic from just after midnight until 17:30 for Remembrance Sunday events. If you can, please consider re-timing your deliveries or seek alternative routes where possible and allow more time for your journey. For full details about the road closures, please visit tfl.gov.uk/weekend-travel
From 16:00 until 23:30 on Friday 11, and from 16:00 until 23:45 on Tuesday 15 November, roads around the stadium will be busier than usual, including A406, Harrow Road and Wembley High Road. This is due to events.
From 05:00 on Saturday 12 until 05:00 on Monday 14 November, there are lane restrictions on Edgware Road southbound and Marble Arch. This is for junction improvement works.
From midday until 19:00 on Saturday 12 November, roads in the area will be busier than usual, including A316 Chertsey Road, all roads leading to Twickenham station, and around the stadium. London Road, Whitton Road and Rugby Road will be closed before and after the event. This is for an event.
From 10:00 until 17:00 on Sunday 13 November, roads in the area will be closed, including Westfield Avenue, Loop Road and Montfichet Road and surrounding roads will be busier than usual. This is for an event.
From 10:00 until 12:30 on Sunday 13 November, there will be delays to traffic on New King’s Road and Putney Bridge Approach. This is for a parade.
From 10:30 until 12:30 on Sunday 13 November, there will be delays to traffic on Sulgrave Road, Shepherd’s Bush Road/Green, Uxbridge Road and Westwick Gardens. This is for a parade.
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