§ Mr. Roy Hughes
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many miles of (a) motorway and (b) other new 183W or improved trunk road were opended in each year since 1970; and how many are expected to open in 1982 and 1983.
§ Mr. Michael Roberts
Information on new motorways is given in the following table:
Year New mileage of motorway opened 1972 4 1977 31 1980 8 1981 8
No new length of motorway is due to open in Wales during the next two years.
Comparable information for trunk roads is not readily available and I shall write to the hon. Member.