If you are coming to Turn Over the Page… this weekend, you may already be aware that there are road closures and diversions in place from 0400 on Saturday 29 March to 0500 on Monday 31 March 2008. Shoreditch High Street will be closed so that a railway bridge can be installed for the East London line extension.
There will be no vehicle or pedestrian access between Bethnal Green Road and Commercial Street, and Shoreditch High Street will be closed to through-traffic between Old Street and Commercial Street. Access will be maintained to all properties.
All traffic and buses will be diverted, so please allow up to 40 minutes extra for your journey. We recommend that you come down Bethnal Green Road from the Bethnal Green end, or if driving, to access Bethnal Green Road via Commercial Street or Great Eastern Street. There will be diversion signs in place to help assist your journey.
There is a pedestrian diversion in place for the weekend via Great Eastern Street onto Bethnal Green Road which is as follows:
* From Bishopsgate/Shoreditch High St, walk up Great Eastern Street * Turn right into Holywell Lane/King John Court * Walk up King John Court * Turn right into New Inn Yard * Turn right again along Shoreditch High Street * Turn left into Bethnal Green Road
Walk up to the Brick Lane -Bethnal Green Road Junction
Turn left into Brick Lane and Rhoda St is first on the left
You will be able to collect the full Turn Over the Page… prorgramme and maps to the other sites from here.
For more information, please contact TFL on 020 7222 1234 or London Overground Transport on 0800 587 2441.