Don’t miss your chance to walk over the Queensferry Crossing

The opening of the new Queensferry Crossing has been announced for the 30th of August and as part of the celebrations there is a once in a lifetime opportunity to walk across it. The launch celebrations will take place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of September. There is a ballot for tickets and this can be entered at:

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon commented:

“This is an exciting opportunity for people from Scotland and beyond to experience first-hand the innovative design, world-leading engineering and endeavour that is demonstrated in the Queensferry Crossing – Scotland’s largest infrastructure project in a generation.”

Malcolm Roughead, Chief Executive of VisitScotland  described the opening as a “once in a generation spectacular” and went on to say: “The excitement really is building around the opening of this magnificent feat of engineering – the Queensferry Crossing. We are delighted that a date has now been announced. Scotland will become the world’s first destination to have three bridges spanning three centuries in one stunning location.”