§ Mr. Don Foster
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport which multi-modal studies(a) have reported, (b) are in progress and (c) are planned; and what the
Multi-modal study and location Reported Access to Hastings Reported December 2000 Cambridge to Huntingdon (A14) Reported August 2001 South East Manchester (Stockport, Manchester Airport Link West, Poynton) Reported September 2001 West Midlands Area (M5/M6 and M42 between M40 and M6) Reported October 2001 West Midlands to North West (M6) Reported May 2002 London to South West and South Wales (A303, M4) Reported May 2002 A1 (North of Newcastle) Tranche 2 Reported May 2002 North/South Movements in the East Midlands (M1 Junctions 21 to 30) Reported May 2002
(b) The multi-modal studies that are currently in progress and their expected reporting dates are as follows:
Multi-modal study Expected report date A453 (M1 Junction 24 to Nottingham) June 2002 Hull (East/West) Corridor (A63 and A1033 to Port of Hull) July 2002 Tyneside Area (A1/A19) August 2002 London to Ipswich (A12) August 2002 South and West Yorkshire Motorway Box (M1 J30 to A1 West Yorkshire/M18/M62 and A1(M) August 2002 South Coast (Southampton to Folkestone Coastal Corridor)—(M27, A27 and A259) August 2002 ORBIT—Transport Solutions Around London (M25) October 2002 Thames Valley (London to Reading—M4) November/December 2002 M60 Junction 12–18 (West to North Manchester) December 2002 London to South Midlands (A1, M1, M11, A5 and A421) December 2002 Norwich to Peterborough (A47) February 2003 West Midlands to East Midlands (A42/M42 to M6 Corridor and M69 and A38) April 2003
(c) The final two multi-modal studies that are planned but have yet to commence are as follows.
These studies are expected to report in 2004.
Multi-modal study and location
- A52 (Clifton Bridge to Bingham, Nottinghamshire).
- A34 (North from Southampton).