Diwali Day 2016: What roads are closed?
Diwali Day takes place on Sunday, October 30, with celebrations along the Golden Mile and in Cossington Street Recreation Ground.
Belgrave Road and the junctions with its side roads will be completely closed from 5pm to 9.30pm to make way for an expected crowd of more than 40,000 revellers.
As with the lights switch-on, certain roads are being designated as no parking zones to give emergency services and the city council access to clear routes through the Belgrave area. Parked vehicles in these roads will be ticketed and towed away.
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