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Southampton Pride 2019

2 weeks ago Fri 9th Aug 2019

The 4th annual Southampton Pride event and parade takes place on Saturday 24th August, with Above Bar Street (outside Guildhall Square) closed all day, Commercial Road (outside the Art Gallery) closed between 11am-2pm, and Above Bar Street (outside Marlands), Vincents Walk and Hanover Buildings/Bargate Street closed between 1:30-4pm whilst the parade makes its way through the City. See below for diversion information.

Bluestar 1 and 2:

From the start of service to 1:30pm, and again from 4pm until the end of service:

Buses will divert inbound from London Road to Portland Terrace via Cumberland Place and Havelock Road.

Buses will divert outbound from Above Bar to The Avenue via New Road, East Park Terrace and Dorset Street.

Between 1:30-4pm:

Inbound buses will divert as above and terminate under Westquay.

Outbound trips will then start from Westquay on Castle Way and run via Portland Terrace, Havelock Road, Commercial Road, Hill Lane and Archers Road to Inner Avenue.

Bluestar 3 and 16:

Between 1:30-4pm:

Inbound buses will divert from Northam Road and run via St Andrews Road, Brunswick Place, Cumberland Place, Havelock Road and Portland Terrace to Castle Way where they will terminate.

Services will then start from there and run via High Street, Bernard Street, Threefield Lane and Kingsway to Northam Road.

Bluestar 4:

Inbound buses are unaffected all day.

From the start of service to 1:30pm, and again from 4pm until the end of service:

Outbound buses will divert from Above Bar to West Park Road for Central Station via Civic Centre Road and Havelock Road.

Between 1:30-4pm:

Outbound buses will start from Westquay on Castle Way and run via Portland Terrace and Havelock Road to West Park Road.

Bluestar 7, 17, 18:

From the start of service to 1:30pm, and again from 4pm until the end of service:

Buses will divert in both directions between Above Bar and West Park Road for Central Station via Civic Centre Road and Havelock Road.

Between 1:30-4pm:

Bluestar 7: Buses will divert between Houndwell Place (Debenhams) and West Park Road for Central Station via Queensway, Bernard Street, High Street, Castle Way, Portland Terrace and Havelock Road in both directions.

Bluestar 17: Buses will divert between WestQuay/Castle Way and West Park Road for Central Station via Portland Terrace and Havelock Road in both directions.

Bluestar 18 to Millbrook: Buses will divert after Houndwell Place (Debenhams) to West Park Road for Central Station via Queensway, Bernard Street, High Street, Castle Way, Portland Terrace and Havelock Road.

Bluestar 18 to Thornhill: Buses will divert after West Park Road via Havelock Road, Portland Terrace, Castle Way, High Street, Bernard Street, Threefield Lane and Kingsway to Northam Road.

Unilink U1:

From the start of service to 1:30pm, and again from 4pm until the end of service:

U1C buses will divert from London Road to Western Esplanade for Central Station via Cumberland Place and Havelock Road.

U1A buses will divert from Civic Centre to The Avenue via New Road, East Park Terrace and Dorset Street.

Between 1:30-4pm:

U1C buses will continue to divert as above.

U1A buses will divert after Central Station via Havelock Road, Commercial Road, Hill Lane and Archers Road to Inner Avenue.

Unilink U2:

U2C buses will be unaffected all day.

Between 11am-2pm only:

U2B buses will divert from Mayflower Halls via Havelock Road, Commercial Road, Hill Lane and Archers Road to Inner Avenue.

Unilink U6:

Between 1:30-4pm:

U6C buses will divert from the Jurys Inn Roundabout after RSH Hospital to Portland Terrace via Brunswick Place, Cumberland Place and Havelock Road.

U6H buses will start from under Westquay on the opposite side of the road and run via Castle Way, High Street, Bernard Street, Threefield Lane, Kingsway and St Andrews Road to Jurys Inn Roundabout for RSH Hospital.

Bluestar 6, 8, 9, 11, 12 and Salisbury Reds X7 will be unaffected by any diversions/closures.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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