Morpeth is a large market town with stylish shopping, rich in history, heritage and beauty. The name literally means 'murder path', though the incident that gave rise to this grisly appellation is no longer known.

Use the interactive map to find all the race information and road closures by clicking on the icons embedded within it.

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Communities - ETA

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Full road closure

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Rolling road closures

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Taxi Ranks

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Car Park restrictions

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Parking restrictions


Road Closures:



Estimated time of race arrival: 14:21.

A full road closure will be in place for a period at any time between 13:45-14:45, which will affect access by cars to the Train Station. If travelling by train, you will need to arrive at the station before the road closure. Please leave plenty of time when planning your journey as routes around Morpeth are likely to be busy around this period.

Please click on the icons within the map for both car park and on-street parking restrictions.

There will be no parking on the race route.  Please park away from the route and with consideration to local residents and businesses.

More Info:

The taxi rank on Bridge Street will be relocated to a temporary rank on Oldgate.

For more info on what to see and do in Morpeth go to visitnorthumberland.com