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The highways works at Holborn Circus to improve the layout to make it safer for all road users has been substantially completed

As the changes bed in we will be monitoring the junction until the end of 2014.

Answer our short survey on the works at Holborn Circus, or email your comments on the alterations listed below at

Holborn Circus was an accident hotspot so the City of London in partnership with the London Borough of Camden and Transport for London (TfL) improved the layout:

  • New signal controlled pedestrian crossings at all crossing points except at Hatton Garden
  • Dedicated road space for cyclists
  • A new inset loading bay on the Holborn approach to Holborn Circus
  • Realigning St Andrew Street to join New Fetter Lane
  • Hatton Garden is northbound only at the junction with Holborn Circus
  • A shared use pedestrian/cycle facility on Hatton Garden's eastern footway
  • The Grade 2 listed Prince Consort statue has been moved
  • The carriageway for the whole junction has been resurfaced
  • The footway material has been upgraded
  • A new public space at the front of St Andrew's Church

Returning the Prince Consort statue to Holborn Circus

Restoring the statue

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