IMPORTANT TRAFFIC NEWS: The Foyle Bridge in Derry to close at 9pm tonight and will not open again until tomorrow morning because of strong winds


The Foyle Bridge is to be closed shortly because of the strong winds.

Transports chiefs have taken the decision to close the bridge from 9pm tonight right through to 8am tomorrow morning.

The decision has been taken because of the strong winds and the expectation that the winds could get even worse.

Traffic diversions will be in place and motorists are being reminded to drive with extreme caution during the stormy weather.

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