HC Deb 22 May 1957 vol 570 c1220
59. Mr. Watkins

asked the Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation what progress is being made with the new trunk road from Hirwaun to Abergavenny; and when he will be able to announce a date for the start of operations.

The Joint Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation (Mr. G. R. H. Nugent)

The necessary preparatory work is in hand, and I hope that the Brynmawr— Abergavenny section will be authorised this year.