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uide Post


(c) Crown copyright and database rights [2015] Ordnance Survey [100049048]

(c) Local Government Information House Limited copyright and database rights [2015] [100049048]

Guide Post lies across the River Wansbeck from Ashington, along with Stakeford




Road Closures:


Estimated Time of Arrival: 14:45.

The lead cars and outriders will arrive around 20 minutes ahead of the lead riders.

There will be a rolling road closure in place on the A196 and A1068 for a period between 14:00-15:30 (see map below)

Road closures will be kept in place for as short a time as possible, but will inevitably cause some disruption - please plan your journeys around these times


Morpeth welcomes the Tour of Britain!

Join us in Carlisle Park from 10am for family-friendly fun-packed activities laid on by Active Northumberland, a BMX stunt display team in the skate park plus a climbing wall and live music in the marketplace.


There is no roadside parking on the race route

Please park considerately​ to avoid blocking the route and inconveniencing others.

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