Never to be forgotten

Artists impression of bridge memorial at South Queensferry
Artists impression of bridge memorial at South Queensferry
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LASTING memorials to those men who lost their lives building the Forth Bridge are to be created in South and North Queensferry .

Network Rail, custodians of the Forth Bridge, and Balfour Beatty, the company which recently completed a 10 year refurbishment of the bridge, have backed a community plan to fund the monuments as part of the celebrations to mark the completion of the restoration project. Both memorials will be unveiled by First Minister Alex Salmond on Friday, May 18.

Read the full story in this week’s paper.