HC Deb 28 July 1965 vol 717 cc105-6W
52. Mr. Ridsdale

asked the Minister of Transport what accidents have occurred in the last three years on the Harwich-Colchester road; and what is the percentage increase in these accidents to date.

Mr. Tom Fraser

Sixty-six accidents were recorded in 1962, seventy-four in 1963 and one hundred in 1964. In the first four months of this year about 70 per cent. more accidents were recorded than in the comparable period in 1964.