Mr. Gresham Cooke
asked the Minister of Transport what schemes under the road programme, costing over £100,000, were started in the six months ended 31st December, 1961; and what are the estimated completion date and total cost of each.
§ Mr. Marples
The schemes are:43W
Estimated Completion Date Estimated Total Cost (including land) £ Classified Roads: Other Urban Areas—continued Inner Ring Road, Derby Section 3. Construction of dual carriageways and 2 roundabouts. London Road-Osmaston Road. (Derbyshire C.C.) Spring, 1963 186,000 A.505. Widening of Church Street, Dunstable. (Beds. C.C) Spring, 1962 241,000 Classified Roads: Elsewhere A.412. Dual carriageways Wexham Park Lane to George Green. (Bucks. C.C.) Autumn, 1962 119,000 A.5I. Rugeley-Lichfield. (Widening.) (Staffs. C.C.) Autumn, 1962 113,000 Sandfields Road, Port Talbot. (Glamorgan C.C.) End of 1963 150,000 Liverpool-Warrington Road Diversion (Fords Development) (i) Lancashire Section dualling between Higher Road A.2562 and Liverpool C.B. Boundary (Liverpool C.B.C. and Lanes. C.C.) Spring, 1962 164,000 (ii) Liverpool Section dualling Lanes. C.C. Boundary—eastern end of Speke Boulevard. (Liverpool C.B.C. and Lanes. C.C.) Spring, 1962 222,000 Turpin Green Lane Extension and Bow Lane Diversion. (Lanes, C.C.) Summer, 1963 123,000 Road 4, Stage 2: Basildon New Town. (Essex C.C.) Early 1963 177,000