Mr. Gresham Cooke
asked the Minister of Transport if he will issue a list of schemes under the road programme, costing over £100,000, which were started in the six months ended 31st December, 1960, with estimated completion date and total cost of each.
§ Mr. Marples
These schemes are:
— Estimated Completion Date Estimated Total Cost Motorways £ Stafford By-pass to Cheshire boundary (Birmingham—Preston motorway) October 1962 7,313,000 Trunk Roads A.1 South Mimms Bypass, Middlesex June, 1962 543,000 A.1 Dual carriageways from Ellington Brook Bridge to Alconbury By-pass, Hunts. October, 1961 201,000 A.1 Aberford By-pass, West Riding August, 1962 772,000 A.38 Dual carriageways from Springpools to Chadwick Reservoir, Worcestershire November, 1961 164,000 A.52 Sandiacre and Stapleford By-pass: Bridges in Nottinghamshire at Toton Railway Sidings, Bessell Lane and River Erewash July, 1962 223,000 A. 52 Wollaton Vale to Bramcote, Notts. August, 1962 328,000 A.494 Queensferry By-pass, Flint July, 1961 832,000 Classified Roads: Urban Areas Bradford: Inner Ring Road (Section I, parts 1 and 5) (Bradford C.B.C.) March, 1962 529,000 Tynemouth: Coast Road Extension (Tynemouth C.B.C., Newcastle C.B.C. and Northumberland C.C.) September, 1961 268,000 Birmingham: Birchfield Road Underpass (Birmingham C.B.C.) March, 1962 780,000