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Tour de France Stage One

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Map showing Tour route and local events

Stage One, on Sunday 8 July, will start in The Mall at 10.25am, passing onto the South Bank via Westminster Bridge and then taking in York Road, Chicheley Street, Belvedere Road, Upper Ground and Blackfriars Bridge.

The cyclists will then return to SE1 via Tower Bridge (10.40am) and head east via Jamaica Road.

The race will then travel through Bermondsey, Deptford, Greenwich and Erith before heading out into Kent.

The Publicity Caravan (a parade of up to 200 sponsors' vehicles handing out freebies to spectators) will leave The Mall at 8.40am and pass along the South Bank shortly afterwards.

Pubs and restaurants along the route such as the Mulberry Bush on Upper Ground are opening specially on Sunday morning to serve breakfast and provide a vantage point to watch the Tour.

Roads closed 6am-2pm on Sunday 8 July

Abbey Street; Addington Street; Bargehouse Street; Belvedere Road; Blackfriars Road (northbound from junction with The Cut); Borough High Street (between London Bridge and Marshalsea Road); Boss Street; Broadwall; Chicheley Street; Coin Street; Concert Hall Approach; Cornwall Road; Coxson Way; Dockhead; Duchy Street; Fair Street; Hatfields; Jamaica Road; Lafone Street; Lambeth Palace Road; Leake Street; Mill Street; Queen Elizabeth Street; Shad Thames; Southwark Bridge Road (between Southwark Street and Sumner Street); Stainer Street; Stamford Street; Tanner Street; Three Oak Lane; Tooley Street (between Bermondsey Street and Jamaica Road); Tower Bridge; Tower Bridge Road (between Grange Road and Tower Bridge); Upper Ground; Waterloo Road (the slip road onto Belvedere Road); Westminster Bridge; Westminster Bridge Road (between Westminster Bridge and Addington Street) and York Road.


Routes RV1 and 381 will not operate in the SE1 area until the road closures are lifted. Other routes will be curtailed and diverted.

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  • Riders start in The Mall 10.25am reaching Tower Bridge by 10.40am
  • FREE

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