The fifth Chelmsford Marathon is taking place this morning – with money raised going towards The J’s Hospice.
The route runs from the top of the High Street to Central Park – with some road closures in effect.
There will be marshals along the Chelmsford Marathon course to manage the flow of traffic with minimal disruption.
” Chelmsford City Centre – New London Road will be closed from 9am to 10am.
” Springfield Park Area – The roads will not be closed but we are kindly asking all residents to avoid moving cars around this area between 9am and 9.45am.
” Writtle – Lordship Road will be closed from Roxwell Road A1060 to The Writtle Tea Rooms between 9am – 5pm. The Tea Rooms will still be accessible from Writtle which is a recommended spectator point.
” Roxwell – There will not be any road closures in Roxwell but we are kindly asking all residents to be vigilant on these roads and source alternate routes where possible between 9.45am and 12 noon.
” Willingale – There will not be any road closures in Willingale but we are kindly asking all residents to be vigilant on these roads and source alternate routes where possible between 10am and 2pm.