Traffic Restrictions to be Enforced for Medieval Marathon Races

Shauna Mc Hugh


Shauna Mc Hugh


TRAFFIC ALERT: Huge delays heading into Kildare this evening

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The medieval marathon races will be taking place this Saturday afternoon. The races commence at one o'clock from St. Francis Bridge. As a result, there will be temporary traffic restrictions in place along the following routes; 

  • Central Access Scheme
  • Dean Street
  • Kennyswell Road
  • Circular Road
  • Butts Green
  • Granges Road
  • Freshford Road
  • Greensbridge / Johns Bridge
  • Castle Road

The various races are expected to finish from two o'clock onwards on the Parade. Kilkenny County Council and An Garda Síochána have asked that the public please respect and follow the instructions of the Stewards throughout the event.