“We have been advised by RAF Brize Norton that the Repatriations of Lance Corporal Lee Davies from 1st Battalion Welsh Guards and Corporal Brent McCarthy from the Royal Air Force will take place on Thursday 17th May 2012.
The plane will land at approx 1.30pm and the cortege will pass the Memorial Garden around 3.30pm, reaching the John Radcliffe Hospital around 4.30pm.
Norton Way will be closed from approx 1.30pm, whilst Station Road, Brize Norton, will be closed for approximately 10 minutes once the cortege leaves Britannia Gate at RAF Brize Norton.
There will be road closures in place at the Marston Ferry Road / Cherwell Drive Junction, Marston Road / Cherwell Drive Junction, and at the mini roundabout by the entrance to the John Radcliffe Hospital. Please expect severe delays in this area whilst the road closures are in operation.
The weather forecast for Thursday is expected to be dry with bright and sunny spells. Please note these timings are subject to change at short notice so please continue to monitor this page as it will be updated as soon as any further information is known.”
From Oxfordshire County Council.