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, 21 September, 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 12noon and race through Bishop Burton, Market Weighton, Holme on Spalding Moor, Foggathorpe and Bubwith on their way to the finish 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.
The following roads will be closed to all vehicles (except emergency vehicles), however there will be crossing points at a number of locations.
Saturday Market, Old Waste, Sow Hill Road, Ladygate – 5am to 6pm
Lairgate – 10.30am to 1pm
North Bar Within – 10.30am to 1pm
York Road – 10.30am to 1pm
**PLEASE NOTE – there will be no market on Saturday, 21 September but will return as normal the following week**
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.
On and off-street parking restrictions will also be in place at the following locations.
Spencer Street car park – will be available for disabled badge holders only on Saturday, 21 September
Grayburn Lane car park – the medium stay section of the car park will be closed on Saturday, 21 September.
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
All bus services will operate as normal except:
Service X46 will not operate via Beverley Racecourse.
Service 45/46 (East Yorkshire Buses)
The 1020 from York to Holme on Spalding Moor will terminate at Shiptonthorpe and will not serve Market Weighton and Holme on Spalding Moor.
The 1120 from York to Bridlington will not serve Market Weighton.
The 1137 from Holme on Spalding Moor will start from Shiptonthorpe at 1207 and will not serve Holme on Spalding Moor and Market Weighton.
Service X46 (East Yorkshire Buses)