Adam Bridge delays finally set to end

Major traffic hold-ups have seen traffic grind to a halt around Wigan's busiest junction today.

Monday, 11th December 2017, 1:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 10:14 am
The Saddle Junction

But council highway bosses say snarl-ups around The Saddle should ease with the end of repairs to Adam Bridge.

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Today should see the final part of the junction being resurfaced - with engineering work due to be completed by 3.30pm.

The 12-week project on the bridge, over the River Douglas, was due to run from July to September.

However the scheme, which included replacing a waterproofing membrane, was pushed back.