Get set for Buxton Carnival five-mile road race

THIS Saturday (July 16) sees the Buxton Carnival five-mile road race taking place.

The race, sponsored by New Bodies Gym, starts at 1.50pm near the car park behind Spring Gardens shopping centre and finishes on High Street, just in front of the Vault. The course remains the same as last year, with testing long uphill sections and long downhill sections.

Registration will take place in the St John Ambulance Hall, off Holker Road, from noon.

For further details, visit or contact Race Director Sarah Guise on 07951 560854.