Road closures for Perkins Great Eastern Run 2016

Residents / 06 Oct 2016

There will be a number of road closures necessary for this year's Perkins Great Eastern Run.

To ensure the race goes as smoothly as possible the council will be closing several roads on the 13.1 mile route.

The following roads will be closed between 9.30am and 10.45am:

  • Rivergate
  • Bourges Boulevard (southbound) from the Queensgate roundabout
  • Priestgate
  • Cathedral Square
  • Long Causeway
  • Broadway

In general, all other roads along the route will be closed from 9.30am until 2pm. However, as the last runner passes each mile point, that road junction will reopen. 

The mile points and approximate reopening times are: 

1 mile- 11am Broadway to Northminster
2 miles- 11:15am Park Road to Park Crescent
3 miles- 11:30am Fulbridge Road to Foxdale
4 miles- 11:45am Paston Ridings to Witham Way
5 miles- 12pm Corfe Avenue to Rockingham Grove
6 miles- 12:15pm Lincoln Road to Staverton Road
7 miles- 12:30pm David's Lane to Hodgson Avenue
8 miles- 12:45pm Fulbridge Road to Aster Drive
9 miles- 1pm Donaldson Drive to Pratt Avenue
10 miles- 1:15pm Fulbridge Road to Tennyson Road
11 miles- 1:30pm Dogsthorpe Road to Park Road
12 miles- 1:45pm Eastfield Road to Eastgate
13 miles- 2pm Embankment - finish

Perkins Great Eastern Run route