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Road closures for pre-National Day Parade shows from Saturday

In the run-up to the National Day Parade, National Education shows will be held on three consecutive Saturdays starting from July 12. Several roads will be closed to traffic as a result.

SINGAPORE: In the run-up to the National Day Parade, National Education shows will be held on three consecutive Saturdays starting from July 12, at the floating platform at Marina Bay.

The following roads will be closed to traffic:

10am to 11:30pm -- Carriageway of Republic Boulevard in the direction of Raffles Avenue; parts of Raffles Avenue

3pm to 10:30pm -- Connaught Drive

7pm to 10:30pm -- Bayfont Avenue in direction of Temasek Avenue; Esplanade Drive in the direction of Nicoll Highway

Police also said traffic delays are expected along these areas, and motorists travelling to Suntec City and Marina Square from Crawford Street and Ophir Road are advised to use alternative routes via Nicoll Highway or Beach Road.

Those wishing to visit the Marina-Suntec area might be better off taking public transport. However, some public bus services running along those routes will be diverted. 

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