Delays are eased on North Bridge

Cars stuck in traffic jams on North Bridge, Doncaster, June 29 2014, as road works start on the St George Bridge, on Monday.
Cars stuck in traffic jams on North Bridge, Doncaster, June 29 2014, as road works start on the St George Bridge, on Monday.

Motorists were today reporting a faster journey to get into Doncaster from the north of the town and across the North Bridge.

Yesterday saw traffic chaos, with motorists seeing their journey into Doncaster taking two hours.

But motorists today said the problem had improved.

One driver said: “A 10 minute journey today took 20 minutes - a big improvement on yesterday, which took an hour and a quarter.

Officials at Doncaster Council are urging public in cars to be aware that they can turn right at the end of the North Bridge as well left.

Dversions have been put in place while work is carried out on repairs to St George’s Bridge.