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Widespread Road Closures Announced For Remembrance Events

Monday November 3 2014

A NUMBER of road closures will be in place across Barnsley on November 9 to allow remembrance events to take place.


Church Street, St Mary’s Gate, Sadler Gate.

There will be a full closure between 9am to 2pm on both Sunday 9 and Tuesday November 11 to allow services to take place.


A rolling closure will be in place from the bowling club on Back Road to Market Place from 10.30am to 11am. Market Place will be closed for service, 11am to 11.30am.

A rolling closure will be in place from Market Place to the Royal British Legion, St Mary’s Street, from 11.30am to 12.15pm.

The one-way system will be reversed for the duration of the Market Place closure, managed by police.

Road affected by closures will be Back Road, Schole Avenue, Park Avenue, High Street, Shrewsbury Road, Market Place, St Mary’s Street and Church Street.


A rolling closure will be in place from St Peter’s Church, Hawshaw Lane (departing at 10.30am) to Hoyland LIFT Centre, Southgate (arriving at 12pm), pausing at Cenotaph at Kirk Balk/West Street from 10.55am to 11.30am for the remembrance service.

Approximately 200 people will be walking in the road and on the footpath.

Roads affected will be Hawshaw Lane, Kirk Balk, West Street, High Street, King Street, Southgate and High Croft.


From 9.40am to 10am there will be a rolling road closure for the parade from the Bullet Sports Club, Brierley Road, to St Luke’s Church, St Luke’s Road.

Between 10.40am and 11.20am there will be a full closure of St Luke’s Road for the service at the war memorial.

Between 11.20am and 11.30am there will be a rolling closure of St Luke’s Road and Brierley Road for the return parade to the Bullet Sports Club.


A rolling closure will be in place from Summer Lane car park to St Mary’s Church, Kelvin Grove, from 9.30am to 10.10am.

Park Street will be closed at the war memorial from 10.45am to 11.30am.

Roads affected will be Summer Lane, Cemetery Road, High Street, Park Street and Kelvin Grove.


There will be a rolling closure from the Miners’ Welfare (opposite Strafford Walk) to the war memorial at junction with Barnsley Road from 10.35am, pausing at the memorial until 11.30am for the service.

There will be approximately 400 participants walking in the road and on the pavement.

Monk Bretton

Well Lane, High Street and Cross Street. A rolling closure will be in place from the Methodist Church, Well Lane, to St Paul’s Church, Cross Street, from 10.50am to 11.30am, pausing at the war memorial on Church Street for an 11am service.

Up to 150 people will be walking on the road and pavement.


There will be a closure from 10.45am to 11.15am between Greenside and Church Street for the service on Sunday.

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