Grand Prix Traffic Alert!

Road Closures for British Grand Prix Announced

Lewis Hamilton driving for McLaren at the 2007...The Highways Agency has published details of the planned road closures for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone over the coming weekend.

A leaflet from the Highways Agency showing the traffic plans is available here:-

British Grand Prix 2014 – Services and Traffic Information Leaflet

The A43 will be closed to through traffic from 5am to 9pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 4, 5 and 6, between Towcester and Welsh Lane (B4525). The A361 is one of the chosen diversion routes for the A43 and other traffic measures involve the Bugbrooke – Lichborough road. With some 230,000 spectators attending over the three days some level of traffic disruption is almost inevitable.

 

Local diversions, managed by the Highways Agency, will be in place and local residents have been sent leaflets with details of those diversions.

The Highways Agency press release can be found here:

www.highways.gov.uk/news/press-releases/

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