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Olympics Disruption

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  • With the Olympics coming here's a table I've come across showing what organisers believe is the most likely disruption in Surrey. For further information the official sources are, I think, the Go Surrey and london2012 websites.  No doubt those of you in London will have it even worse.

    Date

    Time

    Event

    Location (in and around Surrey)

    Likely disruption

    Tuesday 10th July

    Approx 15.30 – 16.30

    Torch relay

    Egham

    Rolling road closures, transport disruption, crowds on the route

    Tuesday 17th July

    Between 09:25 & 09:40

    Torch relay

    Felbridge

    Rolling road closures, minimal transport disruption in Surrey, crowds on the route

    Friday 20th July

    Enters Surrey at around 13:00 and gets to Guildford at around 17:00.

    Torch relay

    Godstone, Bletchingly, Redhill, Reigate, Dorking, Westcott, Shere, Godalming, Guildford

    Rolling road closures, transport disruption, crowds on the route. Large crowds to event in Guildford in the evening.

    Tuesday 24th July

    8:00-9:30 approx

    Torch relay

    Kingston

    Rolling road closures, transport disruption, crowds on the route.

    Thursday 26th July

    TBC Expected from around 10am until lunch time

    Box Hill Familiarisation

    Boxhill

    Road closures around Boxhill, excluding the A24. No crowds expected or significant transport disruption.

    Friday 27th July

    TBC Expected to be before 09:00

    Torch relay goes up the River Thames, into Elmbridge and surrounding areas

    East Molesey, Hampton Court

    Potential for smaller crowds along the Thames. Possible road closures expected, TBC.

    Saturday 28th July

    10:00-16:00

    Men’s Cycling Road Race

    Hampton Court, Thames Ditton, Weybridge, Walton on Thames, West Byfleet, West Horsley, Clandon, Shere, Gomshall, Westcott, Dorking, Boxhill, Leatherhead, Oxshott, Esher, Kingston

    Complete road closures, land-locked areas, severe transport disruption, large crowds on the route

    Sunday 29th July

    12:00-16:00

    Women’s Cycling Road Race

    Hampton Court, Thames Ditton, Weybridge, Walton on Thames, West Byfleet, West Horsley, Clandon, Shere, Gomshall, Westcott, Dorking, Boxhill, Leatherhead, Oxshott, Esher, Kingston

    Complete road closures, land-locked areas, severe transport disruption, large crowds on the route

    Tuesday 31st July

    TBC 11:00 -14:00 Approx

    Time Trial Familiarisation

    Hampton Court, East Molesey, West Molesey, Hersham, Cobham, Esher, Kingston.

    Rolling road closures, potential transport disruption

    Wednesday 1st August

    12:30-16:00

    Cycle Time Trial

    Hampton Court, East Molesey, West Molesey, Hersham, Cobham, Esher, Kingston.

    Complete road closures, land-locked areas, severe transport disruption, large crowds on the route.

     

     

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