Engineers working on the Mersey Gateway Bridge are completing the final touches on its connecting roads, and are now advising motorists that traffic lights will shortly be switched on at Bridgewater Junction.
The construction team building the new bridge across the River Mersey between Runcorn and Widnes have issued a stern warning that anyone trespassing on the construction site is causing a danger to themselves and others.
Emergency services and bridge maintenance teams took part in a major emergency planning exercise on the new Mersey Gateway Bridge today (Friday 8 September).
Mersey Gateway roadworks update
Essential work on the Mersey Gateway Project means the following new road, lane and footpath closures will be in place over the coming days and weeks. Read more →
A major emergency planning exercise is being held on the new Mersey Gateway Bridge this Friday morning (8 September).