The Watersons HALE 10K will take place on Sunday 18th February with 1,500 runners running through the streets of Hale and Ashley.

In order to create a safe environment for the runners, spectators and event team, road closures have been put in place throughout the race route. Please read the information and help support the safety of everyone involved on the day.

Please note all timings are subject to change, but we assure you that we will open up roads as soon as possible, once the final runners have passed through each area of the course.

If you have specific queries, then contact

CARERS/ADDITIONAL NEEDS: If you have specific care needs then please get in touch at your earliest convenience in order for us to assist you with access needs.

PARKING RESTRICTIONS: Please do not park on the race route and ensure cars parked overnight are removed at least an hour before the start of the closure at 9:45am. Vehicles parked On the route will be towed away.

UNAUTHORISED ACCESS: A road closure notice is an enforceable legal order. Driving on the route when unauthorised will result in Police action.

VOLUNTEERING: We would hugely appreciate the support of volunteers at the Watersons Hale 10K and Ashley Hall 3K (starts 9:00am). We’re passionate about putting on a fantastic event and you would be key to making this happen. Click here for more information.


Your support and understanding are hugely appreciated. Please come and cheer the runners on the day. Proceeds from the race go to The Toy Appeal but many runners will be raising money for their own good causes too. All encouragement goes such a long way to making their race memorable and seeing them to the finish.