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Historic city of Bath could close its centre to vehicles amid fears of terrorist attacks

Added 01-19-21 02:36:02am EST - “Bath could close off its historic city to vehicles as the council plans to install bollards and remove parking spaces - even for residents - amid fears of terror attacks.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Bath could close its centre to vehicles amid fears of terror attacks”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

A public consultation received about 200 comments, with some criticising the proposals to block access to residents' vehicles, taxis, and parcel and food delivery vans.

Fears of terror attacks could see the centre of the historic city of Bath closed off to vehicles (file photo)

Affected residents would be forced to get approval for home deliveries 20 days in advance and blue badge holders would not be able to park.

The council and police said the counter-terror measures were proportionate for the Georgian city. Pedestrians, cyclists and emergency vehicles would still have access at all times.

Community group The Abbey Residents' Association said the public consultation, which has now been extended, had so far failed to properly capture the views of locals. 

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