Video. It has been a crossing over the Thames from Berkshire to Oxfordshire for more than 200 years. Next month the busy Whitchurch Toll Bridge will close for seven months for repairs.
The bridge links the villages of Pangbourne and Whitchurch-on-Thames. Local businesses say they are worried they will lose money during the diversions. They say it is business as usual. Mel Bloor reports.
Police are now in a position to name the drivers who died following a collision in Whitchurch on Monday.
The collision happened at 6.44am at Cole Henley Road and involved a green Ford Mondeo driven by Roland Holliehead, 65, from Riding Gate, Wincanton in Somerset and a silver Renault Clio driven by Kathryn Rose Hunt, 35 of Jacklyns Lane, Alresford. Both drivers died at the scene.
VIDEO: Two people have died in a road traffic crash at Whitchurch in Hampshire. The accident between a silver Renault Clio and a green Ford Mondeo happened at 6.44am on Twinley Lane near its junction with Roman Road. Police are asking anyone with information to come forward.