Thurrock students set off on five day torch relay

STUDENTS from a number of Thurrock schools set off on five day torch relay across the borough.

Starting at William Edwards at 9am this morning, the students traversed the north and east of the borough with their own torch.

Superbly organised by the Thurrock Schools Sports Partnership and fully supported by the schools, the students were assisted by race marshalls and road supervisors.

Todays leg ended at Stanford-le-Hope primary.

DAY TWO – Tuesday 10th July 2012

START STANFORD LE HOPE Depart: Tuesday 10th July 09.15am
FINISH ST CLERES Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 09.45am
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.9 MILES

Proceed down Copland road keeping to the pavement on the left hand side. At the end of the road turn left onto Corringham Road. Take extra care crossing at Wharf road. Continue straight down Church Hill towards SLH Station. LEVEL CROSSING take EXTRA CARE. Continue along London Road, take care crossing at Runnymeade Road, Ruskin Road and Rayleigh Road, keep going straight along London Road. At mini roundabout turn left onto Butts Lane. Take care crossing at Valmar Avenue, prospect avenue, arrive at St Cleres School.

START ST CLERES Depart: Tuesday 10th July 9.50am
FINISH EAST TILBURY INFANTS Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 10.20am
RUNNING DISTANCE 1.0 MILES
Pupils mini bused to East Tilbury Road. Keep to the right hand side of the road on the pavement. Past the shops take care of pedestrians. Continue straight, take care crossing at Lower Crescent. Continue straight towards roundabout, at roundabout bear slightly right and use crossing. Continue straight down princess Margaret road. Take extra care LEVEL CROSSING. Keep to pavement on the right hand side, take care at Business entrances. Cross at zebra crossing. Arrive at East Tilbury.

START EAST TILBURY INFANTS Depart: Tuesday 10th July 10.25am
FINISH EAST TILBURY JUNIOR Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 10.30am
RUNNING DISTANCE N/A
Children to run a lap of the school field before passing onto the juniors.

START EAST TILBURY JUNIOR Depart: Tuesday 10th July 10.35am
FINISH HERRINGHAM Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 11.05am
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.6 MILES
Pupils to be dropped on at Bus Stop. Cross the road immediately and keep to path on the right hand side of the road along St Michaels Road. Turn right at Waterson Road, keep to path on the right hand side follow the road round to the right. Cross road before reaching Vigerons Way. Turn left down Vigerons Way cross this road and keep to pavement on right hand side of road. Proceed down Vigerons way, at end of the road, cross the road and keep to the pavement on the right hand side, turn right down St Marys road. Keep to pavement on the right. Arrive at Herringham School.

START HERRINGHAM Depart: Tuesday 10th July 11.10am
FINISH CHADWELL ST MARY Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 11.40am
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.6 MILES
Exit the school and cross St Marys road. Keep to the path on the left hand side of the road. Proceed to the end of the road and turn left. Proceed down Claudian Way. At the mini roundabout turn left continue straight down Brentwood road. Take care crossing marisco road. At end of the road cross using pedestrian crossing. Turn right down River View. Arrive at Chadwell St Mary.

START CHADWELL ST MARY Depart: Tuesday 10th July 11.45am
FINISH MANOR PRIMARY SCHOOL Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 12.05pm
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.3 MILES
Start at school entrance, children to be mini bused down Chadwell Hill, left at Feenan Highway. Children to get off the bus opposite Wren Walk (Feenan Highway) keeping to the pavement on the left hand side of the road, turn left, continue straight, then turn right onto Dickens Avenue, at the end of Dickens Avenue turn left. Arrive at Manor Primary.

START MANOR PRIMARY SCHOOL Depart: Tuesday 10th July 12.10pm
FINISH ST MARYS RC Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 12.40pm
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.9 MILES

Start at School gates. Continue forward down Thackeray avenue keep to pavement on the left hand side. Take care crossing Kipling Avenue. A roundabout follow pavement round to the right, take care crossing Shakespeare avenue. Keep to the left hand side and continue down Cowper Avenue. At the end of the road cross cowper avenue and continue forward down Feenan Highway to the zebra crossing. Cross the road and turn left running back down Feenan Highway to Stephanson Avenue. Turn right, then cross the road, keeping to the pavement on the left hand side. Proceed down Stephenson Avenue, turn left at mini roundabout down St Chads Road. Take care crossing Christchurch Road. At the end of the road cross using the pedestrian crossing. Use the pedestrian crossing again to get to the path on the left hand side. Continue forwards down Calcutta road. Take care crossing Bermuda Road and Malta Road. Arrive at St Marys RC Primary School.

START ST MARYS RC Depart: Tuesday 10th July 12.45pm
FINISH LANSDOWNE Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 12.50pm
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.1 MILES
Children to run a lap round the block. Keeping to the pavement on the right hand side of the road on the way round. Turn left down Calcutta road, just as you pass the turning for Lansdowne Road, carefully cross Calcutta road. Continue down Lansdowne road keeping to the path on the left hand side of the road. Follow the road round to the playground. Arrive at Lansdowne School.

START LANSDOWNE Depart: Tuesday 10th July 12.55pm
FINISH THAMESIDE INFANT SCHOOL Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 13.20pm
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.5 MILES

Pupils to be mini bused to Lawns Crescent, Grays. Pupils to keep to the path on the left hand side of the road run straight down Dock road, keep left at the roundabout continue straight over proceeding down Dock Road. Take care crossing Clarkbourne Drive. Pavement starts to narrow so take extra care. Proceed straight down Broadway. Take care crossing Bond Street and then Wood Street. At Gipsy Lane turn left. Proceed straight down Gipsy Lane. Take care crossing Church Street. Turn left down Manor Road. Take care crossing the road to arrive at Thameside Infant School.

START THAMESIDE INFANT Depart: Tuesday 10th July 13.25pm
FINISH THAMESIDE JUNIOR Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 13.30pm
RUNNING DISTANCE N/A

Route not applicable. Children to run a lap of the school field before passing the torch onto the juniors.

START THAMESIDE JUNIOR Depart: Tuesday 10th July 13.35pm
FINISH WEST THURROCK Arrive: Tuesday 10th July 14.00pm
RUNNING DISTANCE 0.3 MILES

Pupils mini bused to Credo Way. Pupils to run down to London Road and turn right. Keeping to the pavement on the right hand side of the road. Keep going straight. Take care at entrance/exit to the fox and goose pub. Take care crossing Hilltop road. Continue straight until you reach the zebra crossing. Cross the road. Turn left. Arrive West Thurrock Primary School.

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