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32/366: We are at H already?

Storm Henry is moving menacingly west to east and this picture from the Forth rail bridge looking west shows a sky with dark abandon a-coming. The road bridges (old and soon to be new) will be enveloped in lashing wind and rain over the next few hours and it’s almost certain traffic will be restricted on it. 44 more words

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20/366: Forth Rail Bridge

The iconic marvel of engineering that is the Forth Rail Bridge looked magnificent this morning, with a beautiful foggy hue dancing atop of its southernmost turret. 86 more words


The stairways to heaven. Only one'll get you there.

As I walked across the old Forth Road Bridge this morning the low cloud ably demonstrated how much taller the new Forth Crossing is…

The bridge has re-opened – a cause for congratulation?

First to give praise where it’s due.

The bridge is now open two weeks early, 6 January having been put around previously as the date for re-opening. 457 more words

Forth Road Bridge to re-open, but for how long?

Today a large part of Scotland will  be giving a collective sigh of relief as the Forth Road Bridge re-opens to traffic. But for how much longer? 888 more words

Season’s greetings from the SNP

There’s irony. And then there’s SNP irony.

This is part of a message tweeted the other day by the unfortunate Derek Mackay MSP, SNP minister for (lack of) transport. 350 more words