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Roads: South West

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 43724, tabled on 20 July 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will re-evaluate the dualling of the entire A303/A30 corridor.

Answered on

5 September 2016

The Government is committed to upgrading all single carriageway sections of the A303 and A358 between the M3 and M5 to dual carriageway standard. In respect of the A303/A30 between Southfields and Honiton, Highways England will assess the options for improvements, including dualling, as part of its South West Peninsula route strategy, for which evidence gathering is underway. All interested parties are encouraged to submit evidence on the performance of this route through the tool at: www.highways.gov.uk/route-strategies.

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