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The Bridge:

Video Gallery

WATCH THE STORY OF OUR BRIDGE

Have a look through our videos to learn more about the bridge, who uses it, our dedication to ongoing maintenance and to hear from our chief engineer.

Forth Road Bridge 50th Birthday Fireworks

The full 7 minute fireworks display for the Forth Road Bridge 50th Anniversary celebrations. GoPro footage shot from the top of the Forth Bridge. Watch video

Van Driver Learns Lesson: Don't Ignore the Signs!

On the morning of 5 December 2013 the Forth Road Bridge was closed to all vehicles except cars due to gale force winds, when the driver of a furniture delivery van from Warren Evans of London chose to ignore the warning signs and attempt to cross anyway. This CCTV footage from the bridge shows what happened. Watch video

Built in Britain

Were the Victorians better than modern Brits at infrastructure projects? BBC Two: Built in Britain Watch video

The Bridge:

Its History & its people

Facts & Figures - Stories - 3D viewer - Multimedia Gallery
Opened 1964 - 2.5km long - Main span 1006 Metres

Roadworks Diary:

Planned Maintenance

Cone

4-5 Dec 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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2-3 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closure Southbound for Forth Replacement Crossing Works. These works are weather dependent.

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2-3 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closure Southbound for Forth Replacement Crossing Works. These works are weather dependent.

3-4 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closure Southbound for Forth Replacement Crossing Works. These works are weather dependent.

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3-4 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closure Southbound for Forth Replacement Crossing Works. These works are weather dependent.

4-5 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

5

4-5 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

5-6 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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5-6 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

6-7 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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6-7 Nov 2014 20:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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13-14 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. Works are weather dependent.

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13-14 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. Works are weather dependent.

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17-18 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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17-18 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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25-26 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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25-26 Nov 2014 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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