Motorists advised to check for any road closures ahead of the Yorkshire 2019 Para-Cycling International

Around 60 athletes are expected to leave Saturday Market in Beverley at around noon and race through Bishop Burton, Market Weighton, Holme on Spalding Moor, Foggathorpe and Bubwith on their way to the finishing line in Harrogate.
Around 60 athletes are expected to leave Saturday Market in Beverley at around noon and race through Bishop Burton, Market Weighton, Holme on Spalding Moor, Foggathorpe and Bubwith on their way to the finishing line in Harrogate.

Motorists in the East Riding are being advised to check before they travel as there will be a number of temporary road closures ahead of the Yorkshire 2019 Para-Cycling International later this month.

On Saturday, September 21, some of the world’s top para-cyclists will be taking part in the race, which for the first time is taking place alongside the UCI Road World Championships.

Around 60 athletes are expected to leave Saturday Market in Beverley at around noon and race through Bishop Burton, Market Weighton, Holme on Spalding Moor, Foggathorpe and Bubwith on their way to the finishing line in Harrogate.

In order to ensure the safety of the athletes and spectators, a number of temporary road closures will be in place on the day so motorists are advised to plan their route and check timings before they travel.

ROAD CLOSURES

BEVERLEY TO MARKET WEIGHTON

A1079 (Killingwoldgraves roundabout to Sancton Road roundabout) – 11am to 1pm

MARKET WEIGHTON TOWN CENTRE

Sancton Road, Southgate, High Street, Market Place, Holme Road – 10.30am to 1.30pm

MARKET WEIGHTON TO BUBWITH

Holme Road to A614 Gallymoor roundabout – 10.30am to 1.30pm

A614 Gallymoor roundabout to A163 Holme on Spalding Moor roundabout – 11.30am to 1.30pm

A163 Holme on Spalding Moor roundabout to Bubwith and the A19 – 10.30am to 1.30pm

Road signs on the affected roads are already in place and diversions will be signposted on the day.

PARKING RESTRICTIONS

MARKET WEIGHTON TOWN CENTRE

Sancton Road, Southgate, High Street, Market Place, Holme Road – Removal of on-street parking on the morning of the race

HOLME ON SPALDING MOOR

A614 (New Road) – Removal of on-street parking on the morning of the race

A163 (High Street, Selby Road) – Removal of on-street parking on the morning of the race