HC Deb 05 July 1978 vol 953 c201W
53. Mr. Biffen

asked the Secretary of State for Transport how many accidents have been reported on the A5 in the vicinity of Babbinswood, Whittington, over the past five years; and if he is satisfied with the present safety standards in respect of stretch of road.


Over the past five years, 11 accidents involving personal injury have been recorded. Three of them involved fatalities and four others resulted in serious injuries. We have asked for an urgent report on this stretch of road and I shall write to the hon. Member when our investigations are completed.