Ellis calls for new Lennox Bridge

A Sligo/Leitrim general election candidate says if elected to the Dail he will work for the provision of a new bridge on the road linking Kinlough in North Leitrim and Bundoran in Donegal.

For years, there have been concerns about safety on the narrow Lennox Bridge, which is used on a daily basis by commuters going to work.

Fianna Fail election candidate Shane Ellis says the bridge is an accident blackspot, adding that a stop/go system in use at present is not workable.

He says a new two-lane bridge is needed: