Elland Bridge due to open to pedestrians and cyclists next week

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The newly rebuilt Elland Bridge is expected to be open to pedestrians and cyclists by the end of next week – a key milestone in the final stage of construction before the expected full reopening of the bridge to traffic later this month… read more…

Walkers and cyclists on the new Elland Bridge will be able to admire the stonework, which is almost complete.

The majority of the original stones from the 1811, Grade II listed bridge were saved from the floods, catalogued, kept safely in storage and are being reused on the new bridge by a specialist stonemason.