The completition of a new toll bridge ended with an amazing display of fireworks in Merseyside.
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Runcorn is now connected to Widnes by the new bridge which will be tolled until the cost of building the bridge is repaid. After this time the tolls will no longer apply.
Relieving traffic congestion around the area and help with employment are key factors in the opening of the new bridge.
A lighting display and fireworks celebrations were held for the completion.