Coventry & Warwickshire

Work begins on Hertford Street in Coventry

Hertford Street
Image caption Work will include removing the roof section and improving lighting in the tunnel to Ford's Hospital

Work to revamp a shopping area in Coventry city centre has begun.

Seats and bins will be removed from Hertford Street while a roof and signage will be dismantled to allow more natural light into the area.

The changes are being made two years ahead of the of the £300mCity Centre South plan redevelopmentand are due to be completed by the start of June.

Pedestrian access and businesses will be open as usual during this time.

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