Oxford Half Marathon highlights

The Oxford Half Marathon takes place today with special guest Sir Roger Bannister starting the event near the city's Kassam Stadium at 9.30am.

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TRAVEL - ROADS: Oxford Half Marathon road changes

One lane closed due to Oxford Half Marathon on A4142 Eastern By-Pass Road Westbound between Horspath Road and Sandy Lane West. From 9:00 until 10:45 on Sunday 14th October.

Watlington Road in both directions closed due to Oxford Half Marathon between Grenoble Road and Berry Close. There is also no access onto Watlington Street from Oxford Road, Garsington. From 9:00 until 10:00 on Sunday 14th October.

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  • Ready, Steady, Go Oxford!

    Around 4,200 runners took to the streets of Oxford for the city's half marathon. They were sent off by Sir Roger Bannister at the start.

  • Sir Roger starts the Oxford half

    Sir Roger Bannister has been the guest of honour at the Oxford Half Marathon. He sounded the start for the thousands of runners taking part.