VIDEO: What do you think of the new-look Bridge Street?

The new-look Bridge Street has opened to traffic and is certainly getting people talking.

Some have said it looks’ 100 times better’, others have labelled it ‘a deathtrap’.

Bridge Street

Bridge Street

The street is now one-way, has wider pavements, a new pedestrian crossing and two lanes near to the junction with Hilderthorpe Road.

There is also a cycle lane on the left-hand side.

Critics have said the lanes are too narrow, but some people have praised the overall appearance on the Free Press Facebook page.

Town councillor John Copsey, a keen cyclist, said: “To me, practicality has given way to design,”

What do you think? Email