§ 3. Mr. Arthur Pearson
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will give an assurance that tenders for Stage I of the improvement of the Cardiff—Merthyr trunk road, A470 will be invited it October or November next; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Ifor Davies
Land acquisition is well advanced and my right hon. Friend expects to publish in August a compulsory purchase order for land not yet acquired. Subject to any objections received, he should be able to invite tenders before the end of the year.