POLICE are advising motorists that some roads will be closed today, Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30 due to the All Ireland National Cycle Championships which are taking place in Derry for the first time.
Saturday 29th June 2019
Some road closure will take place in town centre roads at 9.50 am for three hours for the first race and then again at 5pm for three hours for the second race.
Motorists are advised to expect traffic disruption around Shipquay Street, the city centre and Spencer Road.
The race will involve five laps of a 21 km course returning via Foyle Bridge and Culmore roundabout.
Sunday 30th June 2019
Road closures will be in place in the town centre roads between 10.00 am and 2.30 pm.
The first race is at 7.50 am and will consist of two laps of the same course as Saturday. The second race begins at 9.50 am which is due to finish at approximately 2.30pm.
Motorists are asked to avoid the areas on both days during the times mentioned.