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Traffic on the Forth Road Bridge

Traffic on the Forth Road Bridge will exceed its design capacity virtually every day from next year onward, says a new report. Flows exceeded the designed 60,000 vehicles/day for nearly 50% of last year and neighbouring Fife Council has called for the abandoned plans of a second bridge to be reconsidered.

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