Which areas of Edinburgh now have a block against new bars opening?

New pubs would be blocked from opening under the new rules
New pubs would be blocked from opening under the new rules
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UNDER the new licensing statement, the following city centre locations will join Cowgate and the Grassmarket and be 
classed as already 
providing enough opportunities to purchase alcohol:

The Old Town, Princes Street, Leith Street, Tollcross, Dean Village, the West End, Haymarket, Southside, Canongate and Dumbiedykes.

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A motion was defeated calling for The Shore, Constitution Street, Great Junction Street, South Leith and Pilrig to also be included in the restrictions – areas where at least 34 premises and 14 off-licences are within a ten-minute walk or 800 metres of the local centre – to be described as over-provided.