Meeting for £6m bridge

AMBITIOUS plans for a new futuristc bridge to cross the River Trent in Gainsborough are to be discussed at an upcoming meeting.

The design is for a suspended S-shape bridge, reminscent of the Wembley stadium design. It is proposed that the £6 million footbridge will connect land opposite the Old Guildhall to Beckingham Marshes.

Oliver Houchell will present his bridge design, which was commissioned by Gainsborough Stakeholder Network and supported by West Lindsey District Council and Gainsborough Development Trust, and all are welcome to ask questions. The meeting is to be held at 6.30pm on Thursday 3rd February at the YASIG premises at Toll House, Bridge Road, Gainsborough.