Road closures for military march in Northumberland town

Narrowgate is one of the roads which will be closed in Alnwick tomorrow afternoon.
Narrowgate is one of the roads which will be closed in Alnwick tomorrow afternoon.

Police are advising motorists that a number of roads will be closed in a Northumberland town tomorrow afternoon because of a major military march.

The 5th Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers is being presented with new Colours at Alnwick Castle at 1pm, followed by a march through town at 2.30pm.

As a result, Bailiffgate, Greenwell Road, Bondgate Within, Narrowgate, Lagny Street, Dispensary Street, Clayport Street and Lisburn Terrace will be closed from 2pm to 5pm.

Police are advising residents and visitors to Alnwick to allow extra journey times on Saturday.