Road closures and restrictions for Pride 2022 

Find information on road closures and restrictions in the city during Pride weekend 2022.

Roads closed on Saturday 6 August 2022 from 9am to 4pm

The following roads will be closed on Saturday 6 August 2022 from 9am to 4pm.

  • Kingsway - Grand Avenue to Kings Road - Eastbound 
  • Kingsway – Kings Road to Brunswick Square – Westbound 
  • Kings Road  
  • Grand Junction Road - Westbound 
  • West Street  
  • North Street – Queens Road to Castle Square 
  • Castle Square 
  • Old Steine  
  • Marlborough Place   
  • Gloucester Place  
  • St George’s Place  
  • York Place 
  • London Road  
  • Preston Road - from New England Road to Stanford Avenue 
  • Stanford Avenue - Preston Road to Beaconsfield Road 
  • Beaconsfield Road - Close slip lane & Bus Lane 

Also: 

  • Montpelier Road - from Western Road to Kings Road 
  • South Street  
  • Boyce’s Street  
  • Russell Road - from West Street to Russell Place 
  • Cannon Place - from Russell Road to Kings Road 
  • Queens Road - from North Street to North Road 
  • St Peter’s Place westbound 
  • New England Road - from New England Street to Preston Road  
  • Edward Street - from John Street to Pavilion Parade - westbound 
  • Pavilion Parade  

Roads closed on Saturday 6 August 2022 from 10am to 1am on Sunday 7 August 2022

The following roads will be closed on Saturday 6 August from 10am to 1am Sunday 7 August 2022.

  • St James’s Street 
  • Steine Street 
  • Manchester Street 
  • Charles Street 
  • Broad Street 
  • Madeira Place 
  • Camelford Street 
  • Margaret Street 
  • Wentworth Street 
  • New Steine 
  • Rock Place 
  • Pavilion Street 
  • Prince’s Street 
  • George Street 
  • Dorset Gardens 
  • High Street 
  • Chapel Street 
  • Cavendish Street 
  • Ardingly Street 

Roads closed on Sunday 7 August 2022 from 12.30pm to 4am on Monday 8 August

The following roads will be closed on Sunday 7 August 2022 from 2pm to 12:01am on Monday 8 August.

  • St James’s Street 
  • Steine Street 
  • Manchester Street 
  • Charles Street 
  • Broad Street 
  • Madeira Place 
  • Camelford Street 
  • Margaret Street 
  • Wentworth Street 
  • New Steine 
  • Rock Place 
  • Pavilion Street 
  • Prince’s Street 
  • George Street 
  • Dorset Gardens 
  • High Street 
  • Chapel Street 
  • Cavendish Street 
  • Ardingly Street 
  • Preston Road

Roads closed on Saturday 6 August 2022 from 7pm to 1am on Sunday 7 August 

The following roads will be closed on Saturday 6 August 2022 from 7pm to 1am on Sunday 7 August.

  • Queen’s Road - from North Road to Gloucester Road - northbound only 
  • Queen’s Road - from Gloucester Road to Brighton Station  
  • Upper Gloucester Road - from Queen’s Road to North Gardens 
  • Surrey Street  
  • Junction Road  
  • Terminus Road  

Roads closed on Saturday 6 August from 9pm to 1am on Sunday 7 August 

The following roads will be closed on Saturday 6 August from 9pm to 1am on Sunday 7 August.

  • Stanford Avenue - from Preston Park Avenue to Preston Road 
  • Preston Road - from Stanford Avenue to New England Road 
  • London Road - from New England Road to Cheapside 

Other measures 

There will be no access to Clarence Square from the junction of Western Road southbound and eastbound for 35 metres from 9am to 4pm on Saturday 6 August 2022 . 

From 9am to 4pm on Saturday 6 August 2022 one way access will change to 2 way access on:

  • Bedford Square - Access from Sillwood Street to Bedford Square 
  • Russell Road - from Cannon Place to exit of Churchill Square Car Park  
  • Windsor Street  
  • Portland Street  
  • Church Street - from Portland Street to Windsor Street 
  • Francis Street  
  • Baker Street  
  • Rose Hill Terrace - from London Terrace to Kingsbury Road 
  • Kingsbury Road  
  • Argyle Road  
  • Springfield Road - from Beaconsfield Road to Preston Road  
  • Ditchling Rise - from Beaconsfield Road to Preston Road 

One way travel will be reversed to a northbound direction on Devonshire Place from 1am on Saturday 6 August 2022 to 4am on Monday 8 August. 

Taxi Rank provision

From 10pm to 12am on Saturday 6 August 2022 the following roads will have taxi rank provision:

  • Stanford Avenue - from Preston Park Avenue to Beaconsfield Villas – temporary closure for the provision of a taxi rank for pick-up of Pride festival goers 

  • Preston Drove - from start of cycle lane at west end of Preston Drove, eastwards to the start of the parking bays for the provision of a taxi rank for pick-up of Pride festival goers