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Network Rail begins £3.5M bridge upgrade on three structures in Lancashire

Three road over rail bridges have been assessed by Network Rail as part of the Bridgeguard 3 programme, which is looking at nearly 1,000 bridges in the North West to ensure they are able to carry the large commercial road vehicles, weighing up to 44t, now permitted on UK roads under recent EU legislation.

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