Walton Bridge Completion Ceremony
Monday 15th July 2013
Last Thursday 11 July, saw three cabinet ministers, our local MP, two mayors, council chairmen, leaders and chief executives together with
representatives from the local community take part in
the completion ceremony of the new Walton Bridge.
The WBG was very proud to be invited to this historical event for our town.
Chairman of SCC, Cllr David Monroe welcomes and opens the ceremony.
Secretary of State for Transport, Right Honourable Patrick McLoughlin
formally cuts the ribbon
Mayor of Elmbridge Cllr Mike Bennison and Mayor of Spelthorne Cllr Isobel Napper laying the Time capsule including a current map of Walton Town Centre and photographers of WBG members and the 2012 Olympic Cycle Race coming through the town.
assistance from local school children
Chairman of SCC, Cllr David Monroe unveiling the commemorative plaque.
Leader of SCC, David Hodge giving starter orders to the first vehicles
to drive over the bridge. Classics first,
and then a little more contemporary
from Walton's HWM Skyfall Silver Vanquish and McLaren
The bridge will open to traffic on Monday 22nd July 2013