Nuneaton Carnival 2024 road closures to be aware of

Thousands lined the streets for last year's carnival and organisers hope for the same for this year's event - on Sunday, June 9
-Credit: (Image: Claire Harrison)


Rolling road closures will take place around the town centre for Nuneaton's Carnival. The annual event will take place in just over a week - Sunday, June 9.

There will be a rolling road block in place as the procession makes its way through streets in Attleborough, around the edge of the town centre and back up towards Caldwell. Motorists are being warned that this will be in place from 11am until 5pm.

This year, in what is a huge change to the event, the procession will begin at noon. This is instead of the traditional 1pm time.

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All of the road closures for the event are as follows:

Rolling road closures -listed

  • Caldwell Road

  • Avenue Road

  • Attleborough Road

  • Church Street

  • Justice Walk

  • Wheat Street

  • Newdegate Street

  • Abbey Street

  • Powell Way

  • Jubilee Way

  • Coton Road

The carnival, which this has the theme of 'Around the World', will see funds raised go to the charity People in Action. As with tradition, those on floats and walking entrants will have buckets to collect pennies.

As well as the procession itself, there will also be food, drink, stalls rides and a live music stage hosted on the gala field.

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