Please be aware that a procession will be taking place on Sunday 17th November 2019. This is an annual event, organised by Pakistan Muslim Welfare Association and supported by the Birchills Mosque, to mark the birthday of the Prophet Muhammed. It will require a number of roads to be closed for a limited period of time, to ensure the safety of the participants whilst the procession passes.
The procession is expected to start at approximately 12.00 pm, aiming to be completed by approximately 1.30pm and will be taking the following route: Starting on Birchills Street, A4148 Blue Lane West, (footway only – road open), A34 Green Lane (footway only – road open), Old Birchills, crossing Bentley Lane onto Pargeter Street, Pargeter Street, on to A454 Wolverhampton Road, (footway only – road open) Raleigh Street, Jessel Road before crossing Hollyhedge Lane to finish on Birchills Street.
Walsall Council makes every effort to provide accurate information regarding road closures for events, aiming to provide timely updates for residents where possible, however details may be subject to change.