Tunnels to reopen on schedule

The tunnels in Birmingham city centre have closed for highway maintenance until 2nd September. People who work in the city centre or who visit Birmingham are being urged to consider public transport during this time.

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Birmingham tunnel closures for 'essential maintenance'

Eddie Fellows from construction provider, Amey, has defended the decision to close the tunnels in Birmingham city centre for highway maintenance.

He says it is essential maintenance which is being done at the quietest time of the year.

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