CITY HALF MARATHON WALK
CHECKPOINT F: THE ARCHES
The Arches' is a nickname for the spot where the arch of the Severn Beach railway bridge crosses Cheltenham Road
CHECKPOINT G: BS8 1TH
DIRECTIONS TO NEXT CHECKPOINT
Pass under the viaduct and then turn RIGHT onto Cotham Brow. Go straight over at the roundabout and follow Cotham Brow to the top of the hill (past the first zebra crossing, it eventually turns into Cotham Road), keep going until you reach a fork with a zebra crossing – keep RIGHT to stay on Cotham Road and follow this all the way along until you reach a roundabout.
At the roundabout, which has Student Health Services directly in front of you, turn LEFT and go down St Michael’s Hill. Follow St Michael’s Hill past the shops, past Parson’s Bakery and then turn RIGHT onto Tyndall Avenue, heading past the Arts and Social Sciences Library and the Gym to the entrance outside Royal Fort Gardens. Here you will find Checkpoint G (BS8 1TH).