Greens will seek to cancel new Forth Road Bridge contract

For immediate release 20 April 2011

Today's announcement that the SNP have signed a contract for the additional Forth Road Bridge with FCBC was denounced as an election gimmick by the Scottish Greens, and the party pledged to put cancellation of the contract on the table for any post-election talks. The results of the dehumidification work on the existing bridge will available later this year, and if that work is unsuccessful the party would support the recabling of the existing bridge at an estimated cost of