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#743925 - 17th Nov 2012 1:10pm The four bridges
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Does anyone know when the bridges will be open again? I'm sure I read somewhere it would open on the 14th of November, but I have also seen the signs saying 4 months from august.

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#743937 - 17th Nov 2012 3:00pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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i dont know, but i hope its SOONER THAN LATER!!!!!

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#743967 - 17th Nov 2012 4:21pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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No idea, but I think they have shares in Shell all the extra driving I am having to do.

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#743970 - 17th Nov 2012 4:26pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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Looks like the bridge near the clock tower is finished, still got the other one to do.
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#743975 - 17th Nov 2012 5:03pm Re: The four bridges [Re: RUDEBOX]
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Originally Posted By: RUDEBOX
Looks like the bridge near the clock tower is finished, still got the other one to do.
i noticed that this morning!!

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#743989 - 17th Nov 2012 5:46pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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According to the Wirral Globe it's reopening on the 31st November. I would put the link up but the website keeps crashing for me. Go on the website and look at the traffic updates for tower road.

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#744000 - 17th Nov 2012 6:48pm Re: The four bridges [Re: SpongesGirl]
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yipee There are only 30 days in November!!

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#744013 - 17th Nov 2012 8:54pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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They were servicing the motors on the second bridge - the other one is getting painted. Is a bit of a pain in the ass.
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#744049 - 18th Nov 2012 12:41am Re: The four bridges [Re: kendo]
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Oh Yes! Nice one Kendo.

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#744051 - 18th Nov 2012 5:06am Re: The four bridges [Re: Moonstar]
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They're still open to pedestrians, which is actually quite considerate when you think they could have completely closed them, understand that for vehicles it is quite a pain but it could have been worse; just drawing a positive for people who may visit, take sides with the motorist and gain a 100% negative vibe from this, there's at least some positivity to be taken from it. And to those wondering about the bridge nearest the round about - I'd expect this one will have its' work completed at a quicker rate than the 1st one, since if you think about it it allows commercial ships to pass in and out to the Mersey and time = money in that situation, we shall see, watch the space :-)

p.s. if anyone can correct me on the time scale feel free mine is just a guess [off to check if the newspaper said 31st nov... that would be funny :-) ]

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#744057 - 18th Nov 2012 9:03am Re: The four bridges [Re: Zimmer]
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it's a pain for the businesses on the way to the bridges, kelvin road, birkenhead road etc as it's dead around there now as there is no passing trade and if you have to pop over to birkenhead for bit now it takes about twenty minutes longer due to the congestion caused bt yhte bridges being shut.

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#744059 - 18th Nov 2012 9:23am Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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anyone remember about 15~20 years ago,they said they would be closed for around 3 months, they were closed for over 2 years. sorry to spread glum on a Sunday.

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#744098 - 18th Nov 2012 12:40pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Chorizo]
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#744103 - 18th Nov 2012 12:52pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Dilly]
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Originally Posted By: Dilly
anyone remember about 15~20 years ago,they said they would be closed for around 3 months, they were closed for over 2 years. sorry to spread glum on a Sunday.

should have read gloom.

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#744452 - 19th Nov 2012 10:17pm Re: The four bridges [Re: Dilly]
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In Japan they have a tsunami and then rebuild a major road within 3 weeks. Here it takes 4 months to paint and do maintenance on 2 bridges. The mind boggles crazy

But hey, at least it hasn't effected the Irish ferry which must be a relief to most of us. Never mind all the locals who use it every day, making their once 5 - 10 minute journeys during rush hour now take over half an hour....


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