IMPORTANT: Traffic and Travel Information for Tuesday 24th June 2014


During the forthcoming Royal visit to Belfast on the Tuesday 24th June 2014, traffic may be subject to delays, in various parts of the city from early morning until approximately 3pm.

Police would advise anyone planning to visit the Mater Hospital, Belfast on Tuesday 24th June to allow extra time for their journey.

1. PSNI traffic control measures, cones and barriers will be put in place on the Crumlin Road on the evening of Monday 23rd June. These measures will extend from Crumlin Road/ Agnes Street to the slip roads on Clifton Street.

2. Security Checks will be in place on the Crumlin Road from early morning until 12 noon on Tuesday 24th June.

3. There will be no access to the Mater Hospital for private vehicles and taxis from the Clifton Park Avenue/ Agnes Street direction from 9.30am-12 noon on Tuesday 24th June. Emergency vehicles, Trust Transport vehicles, persons requiring hospital treatment or who have genuine business at the hospital will continue to have access where possible during this time from the Carlisle Circus direction. Pedestrian access will be facilitated via the foot paths that run in front of the Mater Hospital.

4. Normal business will be maintained as far as possible on the Mater site but traffic diversions will be in place so please allow additional time for your journey.

5. There will be a security presence at all access gates to the Mater Hospital. Staff and members of the public may be asked to show identification on entering the site. Vehicles will be subject to security checks.

6. Patients attending clinics in the Mater Hospital and Fairview will be facilitated as part of normal business. Again vehicles will be subject to security checks.

Traffic flows may also be restricted in the city centre as the Royal party visit a number of venues including Belfast City Hall. These traffic restrictions will be temporary. On-street parking and a number of car parks may also be affected.


Love Belfast
Belfast guide to restaurants, bars, nightclubs, concerts, events, hotels, entertainment, special offers, news, gossip, travel, festivals and culture.

Related Articles

11 Acts You Don’t Want To Miss at this Year’s Culture Night Belfast Online

This year's Culture Night Belfast is going totally online.  Streaming across a number of virtual platforms on Friday September 18th, Culture Night Online 2020 aims...

Culture Night Online 2020 Launches Packed Core Programme

Culture Night’s 2020 core programme has been unveiled with a packed line-up of music, debates, art and thought-provoking films that will all happen online...

A New Era Of Theatre For Northern Ireland

Theatre lovers in Northern Ireland will be treated to a new era in theatre thanks to innovative and forward thinking company Cahoots NI. Following the...


Leave a Reply

Stay Connected

- Advertisement -

Latest Articles

4 Innovative Tech That Will Give You a Good Night of Sleep

How we sleep at night can often dictate the quality of the next day. If we are sleep deprived, we have a reduced ability...

Hotel performance: Strong Staycations uptake improve chances of survival

The latest hotel figures for Northern Ireland show a significant improvement from the July position. Hotels in Northern Ireland were permitted to re-open on...

Townsend Enterprise Park launches “Made in Townsend Street” business support package 

One of Belfast’s leading business hubs; Townsend Enterprise Park, has launched a new ‘Made in Townsend Street’ marketing support package to help their 46 businesses,...

Planning to Move to the UK? – Here’s Everything You Need to Know

If you are ready to move to the United Kingdom and start a new life and a new career, then this blog is a...


Local Belfast charity to play vital role in Covid-19 response support The UK’s largest bereavement charity, Cruse Bereavement Care, has received a much needed financial...