Thousands Hit The Streets Of MK For Marathon

The Milton Keynes marathon is taking place today - and for the first time - event organisers have also laid on a HALF-marathon.

The main race starts at 10 this morning taking in some of the Central Milton Keynes "V and H" roads including Saxon Street - the road closures can be found below.

The finish line will be inside Stadium MK.

Road closures
 

  • V7 Saxon Street (From its junction with H6 Childs Way to its junction with H10 Bletcham Way) 6.00am to 7.00pm
  • V8 Marlborough Street (From its junction with Aldenham, Tinkers Bridge to its junction with Newington Gate, Ashlands) 10.30am to 1.00pm
  • H6 Childs Way (From its junction with Witan Gate, CMK to its junction with Secklow Gate, CMK)  9.30am to 12.30pm
    H7 Chaffron Way (From its junction with Rainbow Drive, Leadenhall to its junction with Harrier Drive, Eaglestone) 9.30am to 1.30pm
  • H8 Standing Way (From its junction with Medale Road, Beanhill to its junction with Hospital Roundabout) 9.30am to 1.00pm
  • H9 Groveway (From its junction with Redmoor Roundabout to its junction with V10 Brickhill Street) Please be advised that access to Thornbury, West Ashland will be maintained throughout this closure.  9.30am to 2.30pm
    Ashland Roundabout  6.00am to 12.30pm
  • Saxon Gate, CMK (both sides) (From its junction with the access roads (north-west of its junction with Silbury Boulevard) to its junction with H6 Childs Way) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Silbury Boulevard, CMK (both sides) (From its junction with North Second Street to its junction with North Ninth Street) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Midsummer Boulevard, CMK (south-east side) (From its junction with Witan Gate to its junction with Saxon Gate) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Midsummer Boulevard, CMK (north-west side) (From its junction with Upper Second Street to its junction with Saxon Gate) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Avebury Boulevard (south-east side) (From its junction with South Sixth Street to its junction with South Eighth Street) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Avebury Boulevard (north-west side) (From its junction with South Sixth Street to its junction with Saxon Gate) 9.30am to 12.00pm
  •  Witan Gate (Both Sides) (From its junction with Silbury Boulevard to its junction with Midsummer Boulevard)  9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Upper Second Street, CMK (both sides) (Its entire length)  9.30am to 12.00pm
  • Simpson Drive, Simpson (Its entire length)  10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Hammer Road, Simpson (At its junction with Simpson Drive)  10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Simpson Road, Simpson (From its junction with Simpson Road to its junction with Beales Lane)  10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Breckland, Linford Wood (Its entire length) 11.30am to 4.00pm
  • Dawson Road, Mount Farm (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street for a distance of 50 metres in an easterly direction)  9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Wastel, Beanhill (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Perrydown) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Dodkin, Beanhill (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street for a distance of 50 metres in a south-westerly direction) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Barnfield Drive, Neatherfield (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Broadlands) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Buckland Drive, Neatherfield (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Broadlands) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Chadwick Drive, Eaglestone (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street for a distance of 50 metres in a north-easterly direction) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Robins Hill, Coffee Hall (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Daniels Welch) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Lloyds, Coffee Hall (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Squires Close) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Harrier Drive, Eaglestone (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with Golden Drive) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Fulwoods Drive, Leadenhall (From its junction with V7 Saxon Street to its junction with the entrance to Milton Keynes Academy) 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Heywood Gate, Ashlands (From its junction with H9 Groveway to its junction with Shelsley Avenue) 10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Marshworth, Tinkers Bridge (From its junction with H9 Groveway to its junction with Aldenham) 10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Walton Drive, Walton Hall (From its junction with H9 Groveway to its junction for a distance of 50 metres in a north-westerly direction) 10.30am to 1.00pm
  • Wadesmill Lane, Caldecote (From its junction with H10 Bletcham Way and its junction with Tredington Grove, Caldecote)  10.30am to 1.30pm
  • Sunrise Park, Linford Wood (From a point 50 metres south-west if its junction with V8 Marlborough Street to its junction with Rockingham Drive) 11.30am to 3.00pm 

Stop/go boards at Redway crossing points:

  •  Elgar Grove, Browns Wood  (at the crossing point between Twyford Lane and Delius Close)  10.30am to 1.30pm
  •  Bradbourne Drive, Tilbrook (at its junction with H10 Bletcham Way) 10.30am to 1.30pm
  •  Fyfield Barrow, Wavendon Gate (at its junction with V11 Tongwell Street) 11.00am to 1.30pm
  •  Brudenell Drive, Brinklow (at its junction with V11 Tongwell Street)  11.00am to 1.30pm
  •  Lindesfarne Drive, Monkston (at its junction with V11 Tongwell Street)  11.00am to 1.30pm
  •  Flaxley Drive, Monkston (at its junction with H7 Chaffron Way) 11.00am to 1.45pm
  •  Northfield Drive, Northfield (at both its junctions with V11 Tongwell Street) 11.30am to 2.30pm
  •  Newport Road, Willen (between Linford Lane and Millington Gate) 11.30am to 2.30pm
  •  Beaufort Drive, Willen (between Granville Square) 11.30am to 3.00pm
  •  St Stephens Drive, Bolbeck Park (where it merges with Willen Park Avenue, Willen Park)  11.30am to 3.00pm
  •  St Ledger Drive, Great Linford (between Gifford Gate and Heathercroft)  11.30am to 3.00pm
  •  Fennell Drive, Conniburrow (at its junction with H4 Dansteed Way) 11.45am to 4.00pm
  •  Downs Barn Boulevard, Downs Barn (at its junction with V8 Marlborough Street) 11.45am to 4.00pm
  •  Harrier Drive, Eaglestone (at its junction with V8 Marlborough Street)  12.00pm to 4.30pm

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