Free Shuttle Buses and Road Closures for WeAreFstvl

Just a quick reminder that this weekend is the WeAreFstvl in Upminster and there will be some road closures:

Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May, from 08.00 until 02.00 each day

Meadowside Road, Londons Close, Sunnings Lane:
Access for residents only

Stubbers Lane:
One Way southbound, no access from Dennises Lane. Also, no entry to public vehicles from Ockendon Road.

Bramble Lane:
One Way Westbound. No access from Aveley Road.

Aveley Road:
No access to public vehicles between the junction with Warwick Lane and the entrance to the airfield. Restricted access from the junction with Harwood Hall lane, restricted to local residents, businesses, and waste disposal site.

Romford Road:
No access Northbound between the entrance to Belhus woods and the junction with Aveley Road / Warwick Lane. Access restricted to resident permit holders, visitors to businesses within the restricted area, festival taxis, coaches and buses. No access for festival cars. No restrictions southbound.

Harwood Hall Lane:
One way Eastbound, no access from Corbets Tey Road

Monday 29th May from 08.00 until 14.00

Stubbers Lane:
One Way southbound, no access from Dennises Lane. Also, no entry to public vehicles from Ockendon Road.

Bramble Lane:
One Way Westbound. No access from Aveley Road.

Sunnings Lane:
Access for residents only.

Aveley Road:
No access to public vehicles between the junction with Warwick Lane and the entrance to the airfield. Diversion via Gerpins Lane and Warwick Lane.

Harwood Hall Lane:
No access from Corbets Tey Road for festival buses and taxis. Unrestricted access for public vehicles.

Please Note

No restrictions on other roads, but increased traffic levels should be expected on all roads in the vicinity of the venue, and the Upminster area in general. There will be speed limits and parking restrictions on other roads, but no access restrictions. Residents of roads that are subject to a closure or travel restriction will be issued with residents vehicle passes. These do not allow vehicles through any closures, other than those stated on the vehicle pass. Each household will be issued with two passes, additional passes will be available, by request. Health workers, deliveries, etc, will be allowed through road closures where necessary.

There will also be Free Shuttle Buses in the area, helping people get from Upminster station and other surrounding areas:

We Are FSTVL & Ensignbus are working in partnership to run FREE shuttle buses from Upminster station car park to the We Are FSTVL from 08.00 until Upminster Station closes. This will run on a continuous loop to take people to/from the station UNTIL 01:30 AM.

For residents living closer to the FSTVL site than the station there is an additional FREE Bus service on Ockendon Road outside the Tey Café opposite the Hunstman & Hounds pub & restaurant.

AVELEY CUSTOMERS We will be running a FREE shuttle from the Park Tavern Bus Stop in Aveley to Event site / Event site back to Park Tavern to prevent EVERYONE from walking down Aveley Road where there is no pavement. Runs UNTIL 01:00 AM.

We Are FSTVL & Ensign Bus are also working to provide free shuttles to local destinations:
EVENT SITE TO RAINHAM, ELM PARK, HORNCHURCH HIGH STREET – We will provide multiple buses on a loop dropping off from the event site 21.00 – 01.00.
EVENT SITE TO ROMFORD South Street Stop X, GIDEA PARK STATION, COLLIER ROW – We will provide multiple buses on a loop dropping off from the event site 21.00 – 01.00.
EVENT SITE TO GRAYS, AVELEY, LAKESIDE – We will provide multiple buses on a loop dropping off from the event site 21.00 – 01.00.
EVENT SITE TO BRENTWOOD, BILLERICAY, CHELMSFORD – There will be 4 departures at 00.00, 00.30, 01.00 & 01.30. Tickets are required – Click here!

We are also offering free shuttles to the following local hotels in order of drop off:

Willow Farm Premier Inn. Runs from 21:00 until 00:30 departing at least every 30 minutes.

Thurrock West Premier Inn. Runs from 21:00 until 00:30 departing at least every 30 minutes.

The Thurrock Hotel. Runs from 21:00 until 00:30 departing at least every 30 minutes.

Travelodge Thurrock M25. Runs from 21:00 until 00:30 departing at least every 30 minutes.

Ibis London Thurrock M25. Runs from 21:00 until 00:30 departing at least every 30 minutes.