Request ID: FOI-3402-2223 Date published: 31 March 2023
Please could you supply details of any road closures full or partial on Conduit St W1
for the following dates
Further could you advise if the number 22 bus was on diversion on either of the above dates.
TfL Ref: 3402-2223
Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 14 March 2023 asking for information about a diversion on Conduit Street, W1 on 5 and 10 December 2022.
Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. I can confirm that we hold some of the information you require. You asked: Please could you supply details of any road closures full or partial on Conduit Street, W1, for the following dates: 5/12 2022 10/12/2022 Further could you advise if the number 22 bus was on diversion on either of the above dates.
We cannot find any details of Conduit Street being either partly or fully closed on either of those dates; Conduit Street is not under the jurisdiction of TfL and as such there may have been a closure by the Local Authority that we may not be aware of. Please contact https://www.westminster.gov.uk/data-protection/freedom-information if you require any further information.
With regards to the route 22, it was on diversion between 13:20 and 14:05 on 10 December due to a demo at Oxford Circus. The route 22 was also on diversion between 19:10 and 21:42 on the same date due to Piccadilly Circus being blocked by football supporters. Please see the notes below which explain this in more detail:
There were 2 incidents that took place on the 10th December
Football event supporters blocking central London (World Cup)
a large demonstration
Oxford Circus W1 CLEARED 14:05 10th December at 13:20
Route 22 curtailed Berkeley Square Route 7, 94 Curtailed to Marble Arch Route 12,159 Curtailed to Piccadilly Circus Route 73 Curtailed Tottenham Court Road
Route 98, Via Park Lane, Piccadilly, Shaftesbury Avenue, Charing Cross Road, Tottenham Court Road, Euston Road, Marylebone Road (westbound using under Westway and return L Edgware Road)
Route 390 Via Piccadilly, Shaftesbury Ave, Charing Cross Road, to LOR both ways
Routes 88, 139, 453 Via Shaftesbury Ave, Charing Cross Road, Euston Road LOR both ways
Piccadilly Circus W1 - CLEARED AT 2142hrs 10th December at 19:10
Football supporters blocking Piccadilly Circus
6, 9, 12, 14, 19, 22, 38, 88, 94, 139,159, 453 6 Curtail Hyde Park Corner 9 14 22 Curtail Green Park 12 159 Parliament Square 19 38 via Charing Cross Road, Trafalgar Square, Cockspur Street, Pall Mall, St James Street Piccadilly LOR both ways 88 139 453 Via New Oxford Street, Charing Cross Road, Trafalgar Square LOR Both Ways 94 Curtail Oxford Circus
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