Road Closures: Oxford United Parade

10 May 2016, 06:54

U's fans will be able to cheer on their newly-promoted heroes in an open top bus promotion parade through Oxford city centre later.

The event will see the bus parade from Broad Street to Oxford Town Hall.

The bus will arrive in Broad Street at about 5pm, then move through George Street, Worcester Street, New Road and Queen Street, before arriving in St Aldate’s at 5.30pm.

The Lord Mayor of Oxford, Councillor Rae Humberstone, will then congratulate the team during a private civic reception at Oxford Town Hall.

Broad Street will be closed between 3pm and 8pm. Parking will be suspended from 1pm.

There will be rolling road closures on the rest of the parade route through the city centre.

Oxford United were promoted from League Two on Saturday after beating Wycombe Wanderers 3-0 at the Kassam.