PICTURE GALLERY: Construction work on newly delivered St Botolph’s footbridge

Construction work has begun on the new St Botolph’s footbridge which arrived in town on Sunday, accompanied by a police escort and carried on three flat bed lorries.

The bridge has been built in Leeds, painted in Scunthorpe and came to town via Newark.

St Botolph's Bridge being built

St Botolph's Bridge being built

In the picture gallery above are photographs taken by Standard photographer David Dawson, reporter Daniel Jaines and readers Paul King and Don Robbie taken between Sunday and Tuesday.

For more on this story see this week’s paper and online for further updates as the £750,000 structure is put together.