Castles Half Marathon 2019 - Road Closure Information

On Sunday 20th October, the Run Northumberland Castles Half Marathon will once again be returning to the village of Bamburgh. As part of our on-going commitment to ensuring the safety of  runners as well as the general public, under new requirements as set by Northumberland County Council, we have obtained an Order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 from Northumberland County Council to have road closures for the entire route of the Half Marathon.

 

The Order is to be effective on the 20th October 2019.

 

Schedule of Highway Closures:

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 10:20am 

B1340 Links Road, Bamburgh

Front Street, Bamburgh

Lucker Road, Bamburgh

B1340 Adderstone Hall to Lucker Road – from Lucker Road to its junction with the C63.

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 10:45am

C63 Newham Hall Junction to Bradford Kaims Junction

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 11:00am

C65 Rayheugh Junction to North Sunderland Junction – from its junction with the C63 to its junction with the C66

C66 West Fleetham to Newham Hall Junction

C66, C68 West Fleetham

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 11:25am

C68 West Fleetham to Main Street – from its junction with the C66 to its junction with the C389

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 12:10pm

C68 West Fleetham to Main Street – from its junction with the C389 to Main Street

Main Street, North Sunderland – to its junction with Broad Road

C65 Broad Road

C65 Rayheugh Junction to North Sunderland Junction – to its junction with the U2009.

 

The following roads will be closed from 09:25am – 13:00pm

U2009 Elford Junction to Budle Bay Junction – to its junction with the U2017

U207 Burton Lane Farm Junction to Shoreston Junction

C64 Ingram Lane

C64 Ingram Road

 

The temporary prohibition is necessary in the interests of public safety to enable the Run Northumberland Castles Half Marathon 2019 to take place.

*Please note: All road closure times are approximate. 

 

A full copy of the Order can be obtained by emailing info@runnation.co.uk and we will have a hard copy at Race HQ, located at the Car Park on Links Road, highlighted as start on the route map below.

 

Run Nation would like to thank the residents and businesses of Bamburgh, North Sunderland, Seahouses and the surrounding areas for your support and understanding of the necessity of the disruption.

The management of the road closures will be carried out by Total Resources along with Run Nation, who will endeavour to re-open the roads at the earliest opportunity. Access of course will be in place for residents and emergency services throughout the race.

Further information on the event can be found at www.runnation.co.uk/r/run-northumberland-castles-half-marathon-2019.

If you have any queries please contact us at info@runnation.co.uk

Thank you,

The Run Nation Team.