§ Mr. Jopling
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport when he expects to start work on improvements to the A66 between Scotch Corner and Penrith.
§ Mr. Atkins
Work on improvements to the A66 between Bowes and the Durham county boundary is planned to start later this year. A scheme to improve the section from Stainmore to Banksgate in Cumbria is planned to start in April 1992.