§ Mr. Matthew Taylor
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport (1) what stage plans have reached to begin work on the Mitchell bypass on the A30 in Cornwall;
(2) when he expects the A30 Mitchell bypass to be opened;
(3) when he intends the documentation regarding the building of the A30 Mitchell bypass in Cornwall to be issued to possible contractors.
§ Mr. Atkins
All the statutory procedures have been completed for the A30 Penhale-Carland Cross scheme which includes a bypass for Mitchell. Tender documents are in preparation and a contract is expected to be awarded later in the year. Construction should take about 18 months.