Greg is a frontline doctor in Brighton.

He spoke to Living Streets from Madeira Road in Brighton - the first road in the UK to get closed off to motor traffic during the Covid-19 lockdown to make space for pedestrians and cyclists.

Greg tells us how the road closure is affecting his commute to hospital, but more importantly, making social distancing safer during lockdown.


Mind the gap!

Social distancing

Distancing needs more space!

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