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Tynwald Day 2021 - Transport and Parking

Road Closures and Traffic Restrictions

4th July  - Tynwald Ceremony Rehearsal

09.30 - 11.00    Station Road, St John's from its junction with the A30 Patrick Road to its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road​

09.30 - 14.00 or until such time as the Rehearsal is finished    A1 Douglas to Peel Road, St John's from a point outside the entrance to the Arboretum Car Park westwards to its junction with Station Road

5th July - Tynwald Day 

Road Closures

10.00 - 16.00    Glen Mooar Road, St John's between its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road and its junction with the Brack and Broom Lane

11.00 - 14.30 or until such time as the Tynwald Ceremony is finished    A1 Douglas to Peel Road, St John's from a point opposite the west gable of the former Ballacraine Hotel to its junction with Station Road

11.10 - 12.00 or until such time as the flypast has occurred    A1 Douglas to Peel Road, St John's its junction with Station Road to a point opposite the main entrance doors to QEII High School 

14.30 - 16.00    A1 Douglas to Peel Road, St John's from a point outside the entrance to the Arboretum Car Park westwards to its junction with Station Road

11.00 - 12.00 or until such time as the military contingents have marched on to the front green    Station Road, St John's from its junction with the A30 Patrick Road to its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road

13.30 - 14.45 or until such time as the military contingents have marched back to St Johns school carpark  Station Road, St John's from its junction with the A30 Patrick Road to its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road

16.00 - 22.30    Glen Mooar Road, St John's from its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road to a point at the rear of Tynwald Hill as indicated by barriers

Road Restrictions

08.00 - 22.30    Glen Mooar Road, St John's (both sides) from its junction with the A1 Douglas to Peel Road to its junction with the A20 Poortown Road - No Waiting Restriction

16.00 - 22.30    Glen Mooar Road, St John's from its junction with the Glen Mooar Loop Road to its junction with the Brack and Broom Lane - Prohibition of Parking and Temporary Imposition of One-way Traffic System (southerly)

16.00 - 22.30    Brack and Broom Lane, St John's from its junction with the Glen Mooar Road to its junction with the Glen Mooar Loop Road - Prohibition of Parking and Temporary Imposition of One-way Traffic System (north-westerly)

16.00 - 22.30    Glen Mooar Loop Road, St John's from its junction with the Brack and Broom Lane to its junction with the Glen Mooar Road - Prohibition of Parking and Temporary Imposition of One-way Traffic System (north-easterly)


Signed Notice​

Parking

Parking for the general public will be available at St John's - see map.

Disabled Parking

There will be a designated area at St John’s School for reserved parking for persons in possession of a disabled badge. If you wish to apply for a parking pass (free of charge) please contact the Tynwald Administration Office 685500 or enquiries@tynwald.org.im The passes will be distributed on a first-come first-served basis and despatched two weeks prior to the Ceremony.


Bus Services To/From St John's

On Tynwald Day the Public Holiday bus service operates with additional services to St Johns.

Extra buses are provided which operate between Douglas (Lord Street), St Johns and Peel via Union Mills and Crosby to provide a bus every 15 minutes from Douglas between 0907 and 1107 and then every 30 minutes until approximately 1807 hours.  An hourly service operates during the evening. Return buses to Douglas operate every 30 minutes until 1910. 

An additional morning Service 8 journey operates from Port Erin and Castletown to St Johns and Peel - with a return journey in the afternoon.

Details are shown in Tynwald Day Bus Services shown in Bus Travel Info Updates on the Bus Vannin website https://www.iombusandrail.im/ 


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