New Menai Strait bridge being considered

The Welsh Government insisted a new bridge over the Menai Strait is just one of the proposals being considered.

Plans for a third bridge crossing from Anglesey to the mainland are back on the agenda.

Queues on the existing Menai and Britannia bridges are a source of frustration for drivers, especially during the rush hour.

The Welsh Government said it has "carried out investigations and consulted with the public over proposals for a new bridge crossing which would relieve congestion across Britannia Bridge. Later this year consultants will be appointed to develop these proposals."


Plan for new bridge to Anglesey

The Welsh Government says it's considering whether there should be a third bridge across the Menai Strait, to ease congestion between Anglesey and the mainland.