Road Closure Information

Hat Fair Festival 2018

In order for the Hat Fair Festival to take place safely, various road closures will be in place over the weekend. We will be working with Winchester City Council to limit the impact on residents and businesses as much as possible.

The following roads will be closed from 6am on Friday 29 June to 2am on Sunday 1 July:

High Street
Between the junctions of Jewry Street and St Thomas Street

The Broadway
Between the junctions of Eastgate Street and Colebrook Street

Colebrook Street
From the junction with Market Lane to the junction with The Broadway

Middle Brook Street
Between the junctions of High Street and St George’s Street

The Square
In its entirety

Great Minster St
In its entirety

Tanner Street
In its entirety

Silver Hill
In its entirety

Market Lane
In its entirety

Market Street
In its entirety

The following roads will be closed from 6am to 10pm on Saturday 30 June:

Parchment Street
From the junction of St George’s Street to 100 metres north of that junction

If you live or work within these closure areas we will be happy to facilitate access and deliveries to within the affected areas before 8.30am each day.

Residents living within road closure areas may experience small access delays. Access will be given quickly and efficiently to their property and vehicles wherever possible.

Hat Fair events end at 10pm on Friday 29 June and midnight on Saturday 30 June. Vehicular access will not be permitted until crowds are safely dispersed.

Park & Ride will run extra evening bus services, with a half hourly service running to all car parks until 9pm on Friday 29 June and 11pm on Saturday 30 June.

Should you have specific questions in advance of the event then please contact the Hat Fair team at or call 01962 844 600 ext. 210.