On the 1st August 2021, between the hours of 08:40 and 11:00, Pontefract Hospice will be holding their annual 10k Road Race.
The full route of the 10k run starts at Pontefract Park, goes along Park Road to the cross roads, up Willow Lane and along Cutsyke Road to Normanton Bypass, down Castleford Lane and along Ackton Lane heading back to Pontefract Park. Marshals will be situated along the route to assist with access to and from streets that will be closed at the junctions with any of the roads mentioned in the schedule below.
Please plan your travel accordingly as there could be delays around the Pontefract and Featherstone area between the hours of 08:30 and 11:30. To see a live map on the day please go to
Roads subject to the Rolling Road Closure:
Road Name||Times of Closure||
|Park Lane, Pontefract||8am until 11am||Cutsyke Road, Castleford, Leeds Barnsdale Road, Willowbridge Lane, Castleford, Pontefract Road, Normanton, Loscoe Lane, Sewerbridge Lane, Commonside Lane, Wakefield Road (A645), Featherstone, Pontefract Road(A645), Featherstone, Wakefield Road (A645), Pontefract, Jubilee Way, Pontefract, Front Street, Pontefract
Park Road, Pontefract vice versa.
|Park Lane, Featherstone||8am until 11am|
|Willow Lane||8am until 11am||See above|
|Cutsyke Road, Featherstone||8am until 11am||See above|
|Normanton Bypass (A6539) – From the roundabout with Cutsyke Road, Castleford, to the junction with Castleford Lane, Ackton||8am until 11am|
|Castleford Lane (A6539)||8am until 11am||See above|
|Ackton Lane – From the junction with Castleford Lane, Featherstone to the junction of Featherstone Lane||8am until 11am||See above|
Roads subject to ‘No Waiting At Any Time Restrictions’ - As Required:
Duration of Restriction|
|Park Lane, Featherstone||8:40am until 11am|
|Willow Lane||8:40am until 11am|
|Cutsyke Road, Featherstone||8:40am until 11am|
|Normanton Bypass (A6539) – From the roundabout with Cutsyke Road, Castleford, to the junction with Castleford Lane, Ackton||8:40am until 11am|
|Castleford Lane (A6539)||8:40am until 11am|
|Ackton Lane – From the junction with Castleford Lane, Featherstone to the junction of Featherstone Lane||8:40am until 11am|