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Penny Bridge - flooding alert #1055334
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FYI.

There's a serious flood on the Penny Bridge. Looks like a burst water main. Certainly didn't chance cycling through it this afternoon.

Avoidance recommended.

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Re: Penny Bridge - flooding alert [Re: philmch] #1055351
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It is still going strong, they have a JCB with it's scoop over the hole to keep the pressure down.

Traffic is chaos on duke street, people driving on the pavement etc.

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Probably quicker to go round the motorway.


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And the only warning signs are those right next to the flooding, another cock up by Wirral Council highways dept or who ever, needs a kicking up the back side for the chaos on the roads with only one bridge open!

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Is there still no access over the bridge?
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It has re-opened.


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