Road closures revealed ahead of Northampton Half Marathon

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Several main roads will be closed for a number of hours during the annual Northampton Half Marathon.

The race, which takes place on Sunday, September 6, will begin at the Guildhall before runners wind their way through the town centre then out to Brackmills Industrial Estate. The finish line for the 13-mile course is Delapre Abbey.

It means several roads will be shut over a period of up to three hours.

Signs have been attached to lampposts on some of the routes but the full list is below.

Organiser Steve Adams said 10 charities will benefit, with each competitor paying £100 to enter.

Closure Requirements (from about 8am to about 10.35am)

Single lane south bound closed on A508 from Adelaide St to Lady’s Lane

No Access to Campbell Street

No Access to Lady’s Lane

No North Access to York Road

South Access only to York Road from Wellingborough Road

North Access to Lower Mounts closed

North Access to Wellingborough Road/Kettering Road Closed

A5123 Victoria Promenade closed between Derngate and Swan St