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05 Nov 2020

Bristol bus route ‘messed up’

A cycle lane scheme in Bristol, introduced in August, has ‘totally messed up’ a major bus route in the city, the mayor has said.

The scheme, brought in during the pandemic, aimed to tackle air pollution and make it easier to walk, cycle, and social distance.

Marvin Rees
Mayor of Bristol: Marvin Rees
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The Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees (b. 1972), said the lane on Lewins Mead had ruined the bus route and caused delays.

Situated on the A38, Lewins Mead is a busy route for a number of First Bus services travelling both in and out of the city.

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01 Nov 2020 | 10:56

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