Where to watch The Women’s Tour’s fourth stage in Welwyn Garden City and Hertfordshire

07:57 10 May 2014

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Nearly 100 of the world’s top female cyclists will be riding through Hertfordshire today (Saturday), with an exciting finish scheduled for Welwyn Garden City this afternoon.

The route will start in Cheshunt and go through North Herts before an exciting finish in Welwyn Garden CityThe route will start in Cheshunt and go through North Herts before an exciting finish in Welwyn Garden City

Thousands of spectators are expected to line the route for Stage Four of The Women’s Tour.

The field will depart from the Broxbourne Borough Council offices in Cheshunt at around 11.30am, after the lead cars have departed.

The race is expected to finish in Parkway, Welwyn Garden City, at around 2pm.

A convoy of vehicles will be travelling in front of and behind the pack of cyclists.

Cyclists will ride through Codicote and Welwyn before racing to the finishing line in Parkway, Welwyn Garden CityCyclists will ride through Codicote and Welwyn before racing to the finishing line in Parkway, Welwyn Garden City

The race will arrive in North Herts from Buntingford along the A507, arriving in Baldock town centre at around 1pm.

The peloton then makes its way to Baldock High Street, where the race moves into the first Sprint Stage from outside Baldock Library.

The second Sprint Stage takes place outside The Bell Motel, in Codicote, on the B656 around 1.35pm.

Cyclists are expected to enter Welwyn village from 1.40pm before climbing Digswell Hill.

They will take a left up Brockswood Lane, then wind round The Campus, a semi-circle at the heart of the town centre, before hitting the finishing straight on Parkway at around 1.50pm.

Organisers have advised spectators to arrive early to secure a spot along the route, with large crowds expected at the finish line.

For more details on The Women’s Tour, see our dedicated web section here.

LEAD CAR EXPECTED TIMES – bold denotes town/village entrance signs

11.15am - Broxborne Borough Council offices, Church Gate, Cheshunt

11.30am - High Road outside Broxbourne School

11.32am Hoddesdon

11.33am - A1170

11.34am - Dinant Link Road

11.35am - B1197 Hertford Road

11.43am Hertford Heath

11.43am - A414 London Road

11.43am Hertford

11.45am - A414 Gascoyne Way

11.45am - B158

11.47am - Post Hill, outside Oak Veterinary Practise

11.47am - Junction with Trinity Grove

11.49am - B158 Wadesmill Road

11.53am - Anchor Lane

11.56am Wadesmill

11.57am - Anchor Lane

11.58am - Cold Christmas Lane

12.01pm Cold Christmas

12.11pm - Tower Hill

12.20pm Standon

12.21am - A120

12.22am - Station Road

12.23am - High Street

12.24am - B1368 Station Road

12.26pm Greenend

12.29pm Hay Street

12.31pm Dassells

12.34pm Hare Street

12.35pm - B1108 Hare Street Road

12.39pm Buntingford

12.40pm - B1038 High Street

12.41pm - A507 Baldock Road

12.46pm Cottered

1pm Baldock

1.01pm - South Road

1.02pm - High Street

1.03pm - Baldock High Street outside Library

1.03pm - Hitchin Street

1.05pm - B656

1.07pm - Pixmoor Way

1.09pm - Broadway

1.11pm - A505

1.11pm - Letchworth Lane

1.13pm - William Road

1.13pm - Wymondley Road

1.16pm Great Wymondley

1.17pm - Arch Road

1.18pm - Blackmoor End Road

1.19pm Redcoats Green

1.20pm St Ippolits

1.21pm - B656

1.28pm Langley

1.35pm Codicote

1.35pm - High Street B656 outside The Bell Motel

1.39pm Welwyn

1.40pm - B656

1.40pm - Church Street

1.41pm - High Street

1.42pm - B197 Digswell Hill

1.46pm - Brockswood Lane

1.48pm - B195

1.49pm - Parkway, Welwyn Garden City

* For further route maps, stage details, road closures and Twitter feed, visit the Welwyn Hatfield Times’ Women’s Tour section.

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