§ Mr. Parker
asked the Minister of Transport whether it is intended to extend the widened Barking by-pass from the Barking boundaries towards the City; and, if so, when is this going to be begun and by whom?1792W
§ Mr. Burgin
The responsible highway authorities for the length of road in question are the County Boroughs of East Ham and West Ham. I am prepared to consider, at any time, an application from them for a grant from the Road Fund towards the cost of extending the dual carriageway system.