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Blackfriars Bridge shutting down for finishing touches

The City is reminding motorists to take caution and share the road with cyclists in the area.
The City is reminding motorists to take caution and share the road with cyclists in the area. City of London

From Tuesday, Oct. 15, to Friday, Oct. 18, the Blackfriars Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic for finishing touches.

According to a City of London statement, pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will still be able to cross the river using the pedestrian walkway on the bridge.

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The Thames Valley Parkway (TVP) on the east side of the river will not be affected, however, West London Dyke construction continues on the west side of the river between Blackfriars Street and St. Patrick Street.

The City is reminding motorists to take caution and share the road with cyclists in the area.

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