§ 45. Mr. Roger King
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a statement on the current repairs to the M1 in Bedfordshire.
§ Mr. Atkins
The major maintenance works between junctions 12 and 13 were substantially completed on 19 November, four weeks earlier than expected. Some further minor remedial works involving closure of the northbound hardshoulder and overnight works on the outside lane are expected to be completed soon.