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Aberdeen’s Union Street to shut on Sunday for In Town Without My Car day

Union Street as viewed from the air.

People in Aberdeen are being encouraged to ditch their cars for a day.

Aberdeen City Council’s In Town Without My Car day will return on Sunday, as part of European Mobility Week.

Chance to zip wire down Aberdeen’s Union Street during celebration

Union Street, Belmont Street, Gaelic Lane and Little Belmont Street will all be closed to traffic in order to host activities such as a zip wire, bootcamp, face painting and a bungee run.

The roads will be closed from 6am until 8pm as part of the event, which encourages people to be more active.

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