One day road closure for Sandwich Toll Bridge

A road closure is planned for Friday, January 29 for maintenance to Sandwich Bridge. A specially commissioned gearbox spline will be installed – a component unavailable ‘off the shelf’ when the bridge reopened in December. As previously publicised, these works are required to maintain operation of the swing bridge. The road closure is for one…

Sandwich toll bridge officially reopened

Sandwich toll bridge has officially reopened today (Friday) after essential maintenance work by Kent County Council. The Toll Bridge has been shut to traffic and pedestrians since September 21 while major restoration work and mechanical renovation was carried out. KCC Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport Michael Payne, who was joined by dignitaries from Sandwich…