Clerkenwell Design Week understands how important St James Park is to the local community and we are so grateful we are able to use it for our annual event, below is a full outline of the schedule and how it may affect you during this time.

Track way installation: Monday 13 May

How this will affect me: Large Vehicles will arrive to install protective matting in St James Park, this takes no more than 90 minutes per park and are scheduled between 9 and 11:30am, this means slight congestion on Clerkenwell Close during this time and increased noise levels in St James.

Build Up: Tuesday 14 May – Monday 20 May 08:00-18:00  

How this will affect me: For health and Safety purposes there will be restricted access to the vehicle park entrance on Clerkenwell Close. However, all other entrances will remain open. There will be suspended parking and possible congestion on Clerkenwell Close during this time with large vehicles offloading.

Show Open: Tuesday 21 May – Thursday 23 May 10:00- 21:00

How this will affect me: There will be a higher level of footfall around the area at this time, however this is open for everyone and has a designated registration area where you can fill out details and be printed a ticket to enter the large temporary exhibition structure.

Break down: Friday 24 May – Sunday 26 May 08:00-18:00                                                                                          

How this will affect me: For health and Safety purposes there will be restricted access to the vehicle park entrance on Clerkenwell Close. However, all other entrances will remain open. There will be suspended parking and possible congestion on Clerkenwell Close during this time with large vehicles offloading.

Bank Holiday Monday (27 May): To ensure these parks are clear of any break down activity this Bank Holiday Monday, we have delayed the matting and Track way to be collected on Tuesday 29 May at a reasonable hour in the morning.

Track way Collection: Tuesday 28 May

How this will affect me: Large Vehicles will arrive to collect the protective matting in the parks, this takes no more than 90 minutes per park and are scheduled between 9 and 11:30am, this means slight congestion on Clerkenwell Close during this time and high noise levels in St James.