CHESTER HALF MARATHON THIS SUNDAY

Chester Half Marathon 2016

The Chester Half Marathon takes place this Sunday (15th) starting a 9am at Chester Race Course. Runners from all over the city and across the UK will be pounding the pavements of our city’s Streets, including Flipside Radio’s Dog Rogers and Chris Sutton.

There will be a number of road closures while the race takes place affecting roads in the city centre, Bache, Mollington, Saughall, Woodbank, Shotwick, Ledsham and Capenhurst

Below is a list of roads that will be closed at 5.30am for up to eight and a half hours:

Northgate Street – Hunter Street to Eastgate Street

St Werburgh Street – Northgate Street to Eastgate Street

Eastgate Street – Northgate Street to The Eastgate

Foregate Street – The Eastgate to St John Street

St John Street – Foregate Street to Little St John Street

The following lengths of road will be closed at 7.30am for a maximum duration of two and a half hours:

Watergate Street – Nicholas Street/St Martin’s Way to City Walls Road/Nuns Road

Nuns Road – Black Friars to New Crane Street/Watergate Street

City Walls Road – Stanley Place to New Crane Street/Watergate Street

New Crane Street – Stadium Way to City Walls Road/Nuns Road

The following lengths of road will be closed at 8am for a maximum duration of two hours:

Bridge Street – Grosvenor Street to Watergate Street

Watergate Street – Bridge Street to Nicholas Street/St Martin’s Way

The following lengths of road will be closed at 8am for a maximum duration of five hours:

Raymond Street – Wharf View to Bouveire Street

Cheyney Road – Stadium Way to Parkgate Road

Bouverie Street – Cheyney Road to Garden Lane/Raymond Street

Walpole Street – Parkgate Road to Bouverie Street

FOR MORE INFO ON ROAD CLOSURES AND THE RACE ITS SELF VIST http://www.activeleisureevents.co.uk/half-marathon