This article was published in 1996, in Newsletter 9.
We’re reliably informed by our Media Watch correspondent, Oliver Merrington (01223 354600), that the provisional date for closure is January 22nd 1997.
At a meeting in October the County Council outlined its plans to observe the impact of the closure on bus traffic and air quality. Richard Preston, the County Council Leader of Cambridge Projects, said “During the twelve month experiment there’s a need to make sure we have regular meetings with interest groups to talk through any problems so we can respond quickly to any concerns.”
We should certainly ensure that the Campaign requests such meetings.