Floods cut off local bridge

A temporary bridge is set to be erected in Woolsingham after 48 hours of torrential flooding caused a bridge connecting the village to the main road to collapse.

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Temporary bridge to be put up at site of collapsed bridge

Durham County Council have announced that they are hoping that a temporary bridge will be in place at the site of the collapsed bridge at Woolsingham in County Durham by early next week.

The bridge will restore access to the dales community which was cut off when flash flooding caused the existing bridge to collapse.

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