Monthly Archive: May 2014

WALLED CITY MARATHON: TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS FOR RUNNERS

WALLED CITY MARATHON: TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS FOR RUNNERS

Victoria Road between Craigavon Bridge and Newbuildings will be closed to all traffic from 7.30am to facilitate the start and early stages of the event. Buses will operate for race participants between the Foyleside East car park...

WALLED CITY MARATHON: THE ALL-IMPORTANT WEATHER

The weather for tomorrow’s Wall City (Derry) Marthon looks set to favour both competitors and spectators.  The predicted rain is now forecast not to happen. Forecasters are predicting cloudy day with temperatures expected to be...

IRELAND’S FASTEST DRIVER CAUGHT ON DERRY-BUNCRANA ROAD

Ireland’s fastest driver caught during a major crackdown on speeding was detected on main Derry to Buncrana road, Gardai have revealed. During Operation Slowdown –  the 24-hour crackdown on speeding drivers which took place from 7.00am yesterday to...

WALLED CITY MARATHON – THE 26.2 MILE ROUTE

After setting off at 8.30am from the Everglades Hotel at Prehen in the Waterside, the runners will head along Victoria towards Strabane. On reaching Newbuildings, they will turn back and run towards the city...