HELENSBURGH residents are being reminded of a programme of rolling road closures in the town for next week’s Babcock Helensburgh 10K race.

The race, on the evening of Thursday, May 5, begins and ends at Hermitage Academy, with the starter’s gun set to be fired at 7.30pm.

The approximate timings of road closures between 7.20pm and 8.35pm are as follows.

Start on Cardross Road via Redgauntlet Road to railway bridge at Old Luss Road: 7.20-7.45pm and then 7.55-8.30pm.

Old Luss Road along East King Street to Grant Street: 7.35-8.30pm.

Grant Street, via East and West Argyle Street to Woodend Street: 7.40-8.20pm.

Woodend Street via Rhu Road Higher to Cumberland Avenue: 7.40-8.20pm.

Cumberland Avenue, via Rhu Road Lower and Cairndhu Avenue to West King Street: 7.45-8.10pm.

Top of Cairndhu Avenue along West King Street to Woodend Street: 7.50-8.20pm.

Talisman Crescent, Cardross Road to finish at Hermitage Academy: 7.25-8.35pm.

More than 750 runners are set to take to the streets of the town for the first event in the three-race Babcock 10K Series.