What we do
Last updated on 24 Oct 2009
It is the work of the bridge authority to ensure that the crossing operates at maximum efficiency 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. With the nearest alternative passage 31km upstream and many of the bridge’s users commuters and commercial vehicles, closures to the bridge must be avoided wherever possible.
Folllow the links on the left to find out more about the day-to-day work of the bridge authority.
- High winds - Speed restriction on bridge (09:25 BST 28/05/15)