New crossing name shortlist

The shortlist of names for the new Forth Replacement Crossing was revealed.

From over 7600 unique suggestions made by the public, an independent advisory panel agreed a shortlist to go forward for public vote.

The panel tasked with whittling down the proposals to a shortlist of five stuck with more conventional suggestions.

The shortlist has now been revealed as Caledonia Bridge, Firth of Forth Crossing, Queensferry Crossing, Saltire Crossing and St Margaret’s Crossing.

Read the full story in this week’s Journal and Gazette.