HC Deb 16 November 1965 vol 720 cc66-8W
Mr. William Wilson

asked the Minister of Transport, to what extent the trunk road building programme in Coventry and Warwickshire is affected by the recent proposed reductions in capital expenditure; and which projects are affected.

Mr. Tom Fraser

No trunk road schemes in Coventry have been affected by the current deferment of public expenditure.

The following trunk road major improvement schemes in the administrative county of Warwickshire, originally due to start before the end of next January, have been deferred:—

Estimated cost
A.5—Dordon—Green Lane £98,000
A.5—Green Lane—Quarry Hill £47,000
A.423—Tunnel Canal Bridge £55,000

These schemes are now expected to start in the spring.

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