"Talk of the Town has become aware that journeys which usually take five minutes on foot are now taking considerably longer.
In fact, so bad have things become that one councillor has claimed that the Royal Mile is now positively "claustrophobic".
Tory Cameron Rose said it was time to pedestrianise more areas of the city during August to allow some of the crowds to fan out."
Friday, 20 August 2010
Talk of the Town: more space needed
Following my post on the need for us to up our game in providing more entertainment space in the centre of town during the Festivals I note the Evening News have picked up the issue:
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