§ Mr. Simon Coombs
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what is his current projection of future expenditure on road schemes in Wiltshire; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Chope
[holding answer 14 October 1991]: It is currently projected that the Department's expenditure on trunk road schemes solely in Wiltshire, as detailed in the White Paper "Trunk Roads, England into the 1990s", is £39.8 million (estimated works costs, November 87 prices). Also three schemes in adjoining counties (total cost £60.7 million) include sections of trunk road in Wiltshire.