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In pictures: Walking over the Queensferry Crossing

Competition-winners at the Queensferry Crossing during a one-off opportunity to walk across the new bridge Image copyright PA
Image caption A total of 50,000 people won the opportunity to be among the first to cross the new Queensferry Crossing on foot
Walkers on bridge Image copyright PA
Image caption The bridge will only to be open to walkers for two days ahead of its official opening by the Queen on Monday
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon talks with members of the public Image copyright PA
Image caption First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is among those taking part in the walk
Walkers on the crossing Image copyright Ivon Bartholomew
Brothers Martin, 13, (right) and Mark McFarlane from Glasgow sprint across the Queensferry Crossing Image copyright PA
Image caption Brothers Martin, 13, (right) and Mark McFarlane from Glasgow sprinted across
Graham and Cecelia Ferguson from Dalgety Bay
Image caption Graham and Cecelia Ferguson from Dalgety Bay said: "It was awesome. Everybody loved us and we love the bridge"
Walkers on bridge Image copyright PA
Three generations of Wilson family on bridge
Image caption Morgan Lewis Wilson (centre) with granddad Hamish Wilson, mum Lynne Lewis and dad James walking over the bridge
Walkers on bridge Image copyright PA
Walkers in fancy dress Image copyright PA
Image caption Supporters of the Parrot Trust charity in fancy dress as they joined fellow competition-winners

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