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Scrapped: A new design will replace this earlier, complex one for the New Wear Crossing

Wear crossing revived as firms invited to express interest in budget version of scrapped structure

Sunderland City Council is looking for interested engineering firms to work on its revived, but simplified, plan for a New Wear Crossing – original plans for a £118M version of which were scrapped in July last year.