Road closures in place for Lymm May Queen procession


A number of road closures are in place for tomorrow, Saturday (May 21st) for the annual Lymm May Queen procession through the village.

By virtue of the powers given on behalf by the Town Police Clauses Act 1847, and by order of Warrington Borough Council, on the occasion of the above-mentioned events, no cart, carriage, motor car, lorry or other vehicle (excepting vehicles taking part in the event, Police, Ambulance and Fire Service vehicles and Mail Carts) and no horses or other animal be allowed to remain in or travel along or over any of the undermentioned streets between the hours of 11am and 1:30pm on Saturday 21st May 2022 as follows:

Between the hours of 11:00am and 1:00 pm on Saturday 21st May 2022:
Statham Avenue Whitbarrow Road to Statham Close

Between the hours of 11:30am and 1:30pm on Saturday 21st May 2022:
Eagle Brow Brookfield Road to The Cross
The Cross Eagle Brow to New Road
New Road The Cross to Dane Bank Road East
Pepper Street The Cross to Rectory Lane

Between the hours of 12:00pm and 1:30pm on Saturday 21st May 2022 as the procession progresses along the undermentioned street for as long as is required for the safe passage of the Parade:
Whitbarrow Road Statham Avenue to Brookfield Road
Brookfield Road Whitbarrow Road to Eagle Brow
Pepper Street Rectory Lane to Crosfield Avenue
Crosfield Avenue Pepper Street to Rose Bank
Rose Bank Crosfield Avenue to Grove Rise
Grove Rise Rose Bank to Pepper Street

Bicycles and Tricycles are included in the term “vehicle” and must not be ridden through any of the above streets during the hours specified. Any person willfully acting in contravention of the above order will be liable to a penalty not exceeding £400.

Vehicular access to premises will only be permitted under the guidance of the organisers.

Pedestrian and emergency routes will be maintained.


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