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FLOATING BRIDGE TO BE PULLED FROM SERVICE FOR FURTHER REPAIRS


The Isle of Wight Council have announced that the Cowes Floating Bridge will be out of service all day on Tuesday (21st May).

Further repair work to the south east prow hinges is needed and work will also be taking place to replace a number of guidewheels.

A temporary replacement launch service for foot passengers will be in operation between 05:00 and 23:00.

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It is hoped that the floating bridge will be back in service as normal on Wednesday.

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Hamwic
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Hamwic

The councillors on the Island need to go that means all.

West wighter
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West wighter

They have stopped it because too many benefit scrounging persons using it for free!!

John
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Why can we not see how much this new floating bridge has cost in repairs since it was put into service. Money spent on keeping it in service could have gone towards keeping the CCTV control room open.

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