St Francis Bridge in Kilkenny officially opened

Brian Keyes

Reporter:

Brian Keyes

Vintage crossing

Cathaorileach Matt Doran, Kilkenny CEO Colette Byrne and Mayor Pat O'Neill cross St Francis Bridge.

St Francis bridge in Kilkenny has now officially been opened.

For the last week, pedestrian and motorists have been crossing the bridge - part of the new Central Access Scheme- but from today, the 118 metre structure is now officially open.

Cathaoirleach Matt Doran unveiled a plaque marking the occasion.