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Major Edinburgh roads set to be shut, have pavements widened or bus lanes added to improve active travel, council announce

On May 10, 2020
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RT @leecraigie_: Major Edinburgh roads set to be shut, have pavements widened or bus lanes added to improve active travel, council announce. More space to move and breathe in our city centres. Yes please. https://t.co/2VWtZU8Ihr
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Measures to be brought forward include widening of footpaths on George IV Bridge and the closure of Waverley Bridge.

On May 10, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @leecraigie_: Major Edinburgh roads set to be shut, have pavements widened or bus lanes added to improve active travel, council announce. More space to move and breathe in our city centres. Yes please. https://t.co/2VWtZU8Ihr
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Major Edinburgh roads set to be shut, have pavements widened or bus lanes added to improve active travel, council announce

Major Edinburgh roads set to be shut, have pavements widened or bus lanes added to improve active travel, council announce

Measures to be brought forward include widening of footpaths on George IV Bridge and the closure of Waverley Bridge.

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