TCD smoothes over problem

“The traditional cobblestones of Trinity College’s picturesque quadrangles are to be smoothed down to improve wheelchair access. An original plan proposed the complete replacement of large areas of the cobblestones, but this has been rejected as too disruptive to the character of the grounds. Conditional permission has been given to a scaled-down plan which will see diagonal paths of smooth stones laid into the grounds. The paths will criss-cross the main areas of the campus, providing a cobble-free network for those with reduced mobility …” (more)

[Caitrina Cody, Independent, 10 November]

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