§ 63. Mr. Morris
asked the Minister of Transport whether he will make a statement on the progress of the Port Talbot by-pass.
§ Mr. Hay
Work on the Briton Ferry-Baglan section was completed last October. My right hon. Friend has awarded contracts for the construction of a concrete raft to carry the road between Baglan Roundabout and Baglan Nurseries, and for part of the demolition work on the final section. We hope to invite tenders for the construction of the final section within the next two months.
§ Mr. Morris
asked the Minister of Transport what stage the development of 60W the Port Talbot inner relief road has reached.
§ Mr. Marples
The position is still as explained in the Answer I gave to the hon. Member on 12th July last.