Red Arrows over the Forth as Queen opens new bridge

Red Arrows over the Forth as Queen opens new bridge

The celebrations over the official opening of the new Queensferry Crossing continued with a flypast by the Red Arrows as the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh attended the opening. Thousands of local school children are also taking part in events including getting the chance to walk the bridge.  50,000 members of the public who applied for […]

Forth Road Bridge ‘lorry chaos’ driver appears in court

Forth Road Bridge ‘lorry chaos’ driver appears in court

A man has been charged with dangerous driving after a lorry overturned on the Forth Road Bridge on Tuesday, 14th March. As a result of this incident, the bridge was closed in both directions for around three and a half hours until the vehicle was safely recovered. It caused chaos across the road networks in […]

Forth bridge lorry chaos – and more gales, snow and disruption forecast

Forth bridge lorry chaos – and more gales, snow and disruption forecast

Road chiefs and weather experts have warned members of the public to expect disruptions due to bad weather conditions from Wednesday evening onwards. The Met Office has warned to expect up to eight inches of snow in some parts of Scotland, coupled with continuing gale force winds with gusts up to 70mph which may lead […]