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March on Saturday 24 June

A march in the City will take place between the hours of 12 noon and 2 pm affecting St Paul’s Churchyard, Cannon Street and London Bridge. Traffic disruption is anticipated during this time.

Minories car park lift

The lift at Minories Car Park at 1 Shorter Street is out of service. A new door operator is on order and will be replaced by Tuesday 4 July 2017.

Bank Junction

On 22 May 2017 the City of London Corporation started its experimental safety scheme, Bank on Safety, which will last for up to 18 months. Only pedal cyclists and buses are permitted to cross Bank Junction from 7am-7pm, Monday to Friday. For more information see:  Bank Safety Experimental Scheme.  Detailed information on loading and unloading and allowed movements around Bank Junction is available here to view on our Bank loading map (240KB)

Read City AM for road closures information

Road closures will be advertised in City AM in the future.

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Starting the week of 23 June

​Street ​Location ​Date
Basinghall Street Basinghall Avenue to Masons Avenue 23-25 June 2017
Coleman Street White Horse Yard to Masons Avenue 23-25 June 2017
Lombard Street  King William Street to Nicholas Lane 24-25 June 2017
Portsoken Street Mansell Street to Minories 24-25 June 2017
Throgmorton Street  Drapers Hall to West of Threadneedle Walk 24 June 2017
Tudor Street Bridewell Place to Dorset Rise 24-25 June 2017

Existing road closures

Street Location Until
Abchurch Lane Cannon Street to King William Street 31 July 2021
Alderman's Walk Full Length 1 September 2021
Arthur Street (Vehicles & Pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 July 2021
Bartholomew Close 8 October 2017
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 December 2018
Charterhouse Square Eastbound 2 July 2017
Clement's Lane Full Length 1 December 2017
Cock Lane Full Length 23 December 2017
Crosby Square Full Length 31 December 2019
Fetter Lane Norwich St to Holborn 30 April 2018
Fore Street 25 June 2017
Goring Street Bevis Marks to Houndsditch 12 July 2018
Hammett Street Minories to Crescent 20 October 2017
Hosier Lane Full Length 23 December 2017
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 31 August 2019
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2018
Little Britain Full Length 30 September 2017
London Wall Eastbound 3 September 2017
Middlesex Passage (pedestrians) Full Length 30 January 2018
Nicholas Lane King William Street to Cannon Street 31 July 2021
Northumberland Alley (pedestrians) Carlisle Avenue to Fenchurch Street 30 October 2018
Outwick Lane 3 September 2017
Pudding Lane Bridge 29 July 2017
St Alphage Garden Junction with Wood Street 4 September 2017
Skinners Lane Garlick Hill to Doby Court 2 October 2017
St Botolph Row 14 July 2017
Stonecutter Street Shoe Lane to Farringdon Street 1 March 2018
Tudor Street 25 June 2017
Victoria Embankment north slip road (westbound) Junction with Blackfriars 2021
Walbrook 16 July 2017
White Hart Court Full Length ​1 September 2017

Special events taking place on the City of London roads

We organise and host events, throughout the year, and occasionally we may have to close roads to all traffic for a certain amount of time. We aim to keep disruptions at a minimum and to reopen the roads as soon as possible after the event.

Upcoming events

Event Date Closures
Cart Marking 12 July 2017 Gresham St > Guildhall Yard > Gresham St > Lothbury> Moorgate > London Wall > Aldersgate St > St Martins Le Grand > Gresham St
London Triathlon 23 July 2017 Excel > Tower Hamlets > Tower Hill > Lower Thames Street > Upper Thames Street > Victoria Embankment return to Excel
Standard Chartered Great City Run 24 July 2017 Extensive road closures in the City
Freecycle/Ride London 29 - 30 July 2017 Circulary route from Westminster > Holborn > Holborn Viaduct > Newgate St > Cheapside > King St > Gresham St > Lothbury > Bartholomew La > Threadneedle St > Queen Victoria Street
World Athletics 6 August 2017 Start / Finish Tower Bridge > Extensive road closures in the City and Westminster

​Staging an event?

If you are planning to host an event in the City you may need special permissions and you may need to pay a fee.

Roads Re-Opening Between 23 - 30 June 2017


Street Location  Date
Fore Street Andrewes House Ramp to Fore Street Avenue 23 June 2017