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Police urge motorists to avoid Ashbourne area ahead of Shrovetide game

Posted on 3rd March 2014

Police are urging motorists to avoid the Ashbourne area where possible on Tuesday, March 4 and Wednesday, March 5 due to the Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide football game.

Officers are encouraging residents to take caution and to use alternative routes from 12 noon on both days.

To find out more call your local Safer Neighbourhood policing team on 101, the non-emergency number for Derbyshire police.

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