Tuesday, 3 July 2007

Roads Closed On 'Tour De France' Day In & Around Greenwich

Five more days left to go before the Tour de France comes to Greenwich. The entire route through Greenwich is going to be packed with so many visitors and a lot of roads will be closed to cars. This is the first time the race's start has been held in London so it is a big deal. The riders are expected to arrive through Greenwich at around 11am, but the streets will be closed to cars from early morning. So if you're planning to come here by car, here is the list of roads to stay away from on July 8:

Creek Road: (from Evelyn Street to Greenwich Church Street, from 6am to 12noon.
Greenwich Church Street: from Creek Road to College Approach.
College Approach: from Greenwich Church Street to King William Walk.
King William Walk: from College Approach to junction with Romney Road.
Romney Road: from King William Walk to Trafalgar Road.
Trafalgar Road: from Romney Road to Woolwich Road.
Woolwich Road: from Trafalgar Road to Woolwich Church Street.
Woolwich Church Street: from Woolwich Road to Woolwich Ferry Roundabout.
Woolwich Ferry Roundabout: from Woolwich Church Street to Woolwich High Street.
Woolwich High Street: from Woolwich Ferry Roundabout to Market Hill.
Market Hill: from Woolwich High Street to Warren Lane.
Warren Lane: from Market Hill to Royal Woolwich Arsenal.
Tom Cribb Road: from Royal Woolwich Arsenal to Pettman Crescent.
Pettman Crescent: from junction with Tom Cribb Road to junction with Plumstead High Street.
Plumstead High Street: from junction with Plumstead Road and Pettman Crescent to Bostall Hill.
Bostall Hill: from Plumstead High Street to Woolwich Road.
Royal Arsenal - Cornwallis Road: from gate at Warren Lane to Wellington Avenue.
Wellington Avenue: from Cornwallis Road to Tom Cribb Road.

For more information on public transport and road closures, call TfL on 020-7222 1234

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