Temporary road closures for Barnsley Bright Nights

Temporary road closures will be in place on Thursday for the town centre’s Christmas lights switch-on, Barnsley Bright Nights.

Road Closures: 3pm – 9.30pm

  • Church Street
    (from St. Mary’s Gate to junction with Market Hill and Shambles Street)
  • Regent Street
    (from Church Street to junction with Eastgate)
  • Royal Street
  • St Mary’s Gate
  • Sadler Gate

Road Closures: 5.30pm – 7pm

  • Cheapside
  • Eldon Street
  • Kendray Street
  • Market Hill
  • Market Street
  • May Day Green
  • Midland Street
  • New Street
  • Peel Square
  • Queen Street
  • Regent Street South
  • St Mary’s Place
  • The Arcade
  • Shambles Street


A temporary rank will be created on Regent Street and will be active from 5.45pm – 6.35pm.

Taxi Marshals will be on duty from 5pm at both ranks to assist customers during this period.

Suspension of on/off-street parking: Wednesday 27 November, 7pm Thursday 28 November, 9.30pm

  • Church Street
  • Regent Street South
  • Eldon Street Royal Street
  • Market Hill              
  • St Mary’s Gate
  • Midland Street Sadler Gate
  • Regent Street

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