This year’s theme for the much anticipated Marple Carnival is ‘Marple’s Movie Magic’. The carnival will be held on the 17th June, the parade will affect some roads see more details on our blog. The event kicks off at 10am with Music and live Music Starting at 10:30am, followed by the street parade at 1pm and dog shows later in the afternoon. It’s a fantastic family day, so makesure it’s in your diary.

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Please note that roads in the centre of Marple will be closed from 12.55 p.m. to allow the annual Marple Carnival Parade to take place on the 17th June.

Oldknow  Road will be closed for the duration of the parade from 11.30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The following roads will be closed intermittently from 12.55 p.m. until 3 p.m.:

Strines Road (at start and on return)

Stockport Road (at start and on return)

Hollins Lane,

Hibbert Lane,

Buxton Lane and

Cross Lane.

Side roads that join the above will also be closed for short periods of time to allow the parade to safely pass.

We ask all drivers to be patient during the closures. Marshals will be on duty along the route to assist the public and the emergency services.