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Leave pump room gardens heading over the bridge towards the bottom of town - turn Right onto Spencer St and keep running straight over the mini roundabout and past Victoria Park - at the bridge by the tip turn left and run up Princes Drive - at the big roundabout at the top cross over the road to turn right (pedestrian crossing) - run down Myton Rd until you get to your chosen turnaround point, turn around and then run the same way back to Pump Room Gardens. Turnaround options ...
* 5k - turn around when you get to the first entrance to Myton Crescent (on your left)
* 6k - when you get to Myton Crescent turn left and run round the loop, turn right at the end and go back to the start
*7k - stay on Myton Rd nearly all the way to the end but turn around at Warwick School then come back *8k - continue to the end of Myton Rd, turn R over the bridge and turn around at the gates to St Nics park
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