Updates

Section Updates
Section Updates Updated on 24 Sep 2020
Street View Area/Comments Section of Promenade

Loch Prom

Two-way traffic has now returned to Douglas Promenade from Tuesday 8 September 2020 with Summerhill reopening. Broadway will remain closed until October 2020.

Work along the footpath from Regent Street to Greensills Corner has progressed with the DOI building the crossing points and re-constructing the side streets. Regent Street work and the crossing points to the seaward side are due for completion by mid October 2020.

Harris Promenade

Finch Road one-way will remain in its current direction heading from Tynwald Building to Church Road Marina, please be reminded of the give way sign at the junction of Christian Road.

Planned work outside the Sefton Hotel is underway with roundabout and cultural area now under construction. This work and the closure of Church Road Marina will be in place until 10 November 2020.

Pedestrian access to the Sefton Hotel, Gaiety Theatre and the Villa Marina Arcade businesses will be maintained at all times

Central Promenade

Parking has been suspended on the highway in front of Clarence Terrace to  facilitate the construction of the rail corridor and Broadway roundabout.  

Access to Castle Mona Avenue and Esplanade Lane will be maintained. 

As part of the de-scoping the program the tram lines will now finish in this area. This is a temporary termination to allow the work to be completed by 31 March 2021. Continuation of the rail corridor will be constructed during winter 2021.

Queen's Promenade

The gas rider main and services are  continuing north in the footpath and will be connected at the bottom of Summerhill, followed by highway construction. The seaward side has been completed and awaiting the final surface to be applied to the road. This will be carried out towards the end of the scheme by March 2021. 

Summerhill closed until 8 September 2020 to allow the water, gas connections along with work on the footpath. 

4 Week Program (Auldyn Construction Ltd.)

Auldyn Construction Ltd. have supplied a 4 Week program of works, This can be found by HERE

This document will be updated every 2 weeks - this document will commence on 28 September 2020. 

The program gives an overview of the areas planned work is set to commence over the next 4 weeks. The schedule is split between North and South and sub sections of seaside and land side.

Some of the work is weather dependent, for example concrete can not be poured in poor weather and the work force may be relocated to another area along the promenade.

Parking Status
Parking Status Updated on 11 Sep 2020
Street View Area Comments Section of Promenade
Chester Street multi story car park
Level 7 / 8 / 9 – Contract parking
Level 4 / 5 / 6 – Long stay pay and display
Level 2 / 3 – Two-hour disc parking
Level 1 – Promenade residents’ on-street parking permits
Summerland parking
The old Summerland site, at the northern end of the Promenade, has been designated free parking for up to 24 hours x 34. Why not park and walk?
Strathallan walkway
Free x 24 parking spaces for up to 2 hours (disc needs to be displayed) on the Walkway opposite the Terminus pub at the northern end of the Promenade.
Please note this area is subject to coastal overtopping if a yellow weather warning or above is issued.
Taxi drop off/pick up
Area in front of The Best Western Palace Hotel and Casino has been designated short term customer parking for the shops at the Castle Mona Arcade along with deliveries, drop offs and pick ups.
Taxi Pick up and drop off for the Sefton Hotel is on Church Road Marina or at a loading bay on the temporary return lane on the walkway.
Various car parks at the southern end of Douglas Promenade - free overnight parking between 6pm-8am
The Department of Infrastructure has made available, for the period of the scheme, free parking at Parade Street East or The Tongue (beside Douglas Yacht Club).

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