Traffic and travel advice for the Cookstown 100 bike races

2015 'KDM Hire Cookstown 100
2015 'KDM Hire Cookstown 100

With the Cookstown 100 taking over roads in and around the town this weekend, police have said some traffic disruption should be expected.

Roads are to close from 10am and will not reopen until 7.30pm on Saturday and Sunday.

As a result a PSNI spokesperson said: “The Orritor Road, Westland Road and the Main Drum road may suffer from traffic congestion before and at the termination of the races.”

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Police also anticipate that the Westland and Orritor Road traffic lights will be busy from around 4pm on these days.

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The Orritor Road, Westland Road and the Main Drum road may suffer from traffic congestion before and at the termination of the races - PSNI

A large crowd is expected in Cookstown to watch the star-studded road racing event.