Where to stand as Women’s Tour races through Northamptonshire this week

Women's Tour 2014, Northampton
Women's Tour 2014, Northampton

Northamptonshire County Council has released a list of the best spots to stand if you want to get the best view of the Aviva Women’s Tour as it flies through the county this week.

The second ever cycle race will be coming through various towns in the county and surrounding areas on Friday (June 19), starting at 10am in Oundle Market Place and finishing in Kettering town centre around 1.30pm.

To catch a glimpse of the cyclists through the morning, the council has advised the following standing points and times:

Oundle Market Place (start) – 10am

Upper Benefield – 10.21am

Lower Benefield – 10.24am

Oundle Market Place – 10.30am

Fotheringhay – 10.41am

Nassington – 10.46am

Woodnewton – 10.51am

Apethorpe – 10.55am

King’s Cliffe – 10.58am

Blatherwycke – 11.05am

Bulwick – 11.08am

Laxton – 11.11am

Harringworth – 11.16am

Gretton – 11.22am

Rockingham – 11.29am

Corby, George Street – 11.36am

Cottingham – 11.42am

East Carlton – 11.45am

Pipewell – 11.51am

Rothwell, Glendon Road – 12pm

Desborough, Gold Street – 12.05pm

Harrington – 12.13pm

Kelmarsh – 12.19pm

Naseby – 12.29pm

Hollowell – 12.43pm

Guilsborough – 12.46pm

Ravensthorpe – 12.50pm

Spratton – 12.57pm

Brixworth, Holcot Road – 1.02pm

Scaldwell – 1.06pm

Old – 1.09pm

Mawsley – 1.15pm

Loddington – 1.23pm

Kettering Market Place – 1.32pm

These timings are approximate and show when the lead cyclists are expected to reach each point of the route.