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Reader letter: Anyone want to cycle the whole NDR?

PUBLISHED: 16:24 22 November 2017 | UPDATED: 16:24 22 November 2017

Part of the NDR is now open to traffic. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Part of the NDR is now open to traffic. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Archant Norfolk 2017

One reader is challenging others to do what he did on the Southern Bypass years ago...cycle the whole Northern Distributor Road before it opens.

I had to smile when I read recently of cyclists and pedestrians being allowed onto part of the NDR before opening - and now traffic as of last weekend.

Read More: Part of Norwich Northern Distributor Road is now open to drivers

As far as I am aware, nobody has done what I did 25 years ago when the new Southern Bypass was opened on September 17, 1992.

You see, the day before I cycled the whole length.

However, I was rather concerned to find that the metal surrounds of the cats eyes were already rusty!


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