NT2470 : Braid Road reopened - southbound only

taken 2 months ago, near to Morningside, Edinburgh, Great Britain

Braid Road reopened - southbound only
Braid Road reopened - southbound only
After a year of Covid-induced closure, as part of Edinburgh's 5 million 'Spaces for People' programme to encourage walking and cycling, and discourage vehicular traffic, the road reopened to southbound traffic on 19 April. So, after a year of freedom, pedestrians, cyclists, skate boarders, sledgers [it's a nice hill], mobility scooters and horse riders etc. are confined to a miscellany of lanes again. A controversial closure, followed by a controversial reopening. I hope that, whatever the final outcome is, they will tidy up and get rid of what is known as 'road clutter'.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 22 April, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 23 April, 2021
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
Edinburgh  Morningside 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2430 7007 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.0643N 3:12.7661W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2431 7003
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Trees  Then and Now  COVID-19  Road Closed Sign 

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