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Motorways And Trunk Roads

Volume 984: debated on Thursday 15 May 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales (1) if he will list in the Official Report all motorway and trunk road schemes with a total cost of over £3 million in the same format as the appendix

Estimated requirements for 1980–81
SchemesYear of authorisation to year of completionCurrent estimate of total cost £'000Probable expenditure to 31 March 1980 £'000At 1980 survey prices £'000At outturn prices £'000
Schemes in Progress: Contracts let by 31 October 1979
A40/A470 Brecon Southern and Eastern By-Pass1978–809,0436,850880982
A40 St. Clears By-Pass1977–794,1503,5873539
A40 Black Bridge and Pont Loerig1978–801,3751,3054550
A40 Cefn Brynich, including Cross Roads1978–80707577110124
A40 Treffgarne Bridge1978–80800678119133
A465 Llanvihangel Crucorney1978–7951846568
A470 Llwyncelyn—Glanrhyd1978–806145615055
A470 Storey Arms—Pontardaf1978–806946445055
A470 Coed Cefn Coch1978–796986622427
A470 Cleifion Bridge1979–81630241376419
A470 Pont Dolgefeiliau Stages I and II1979–807536696876
A483 Arddleen By-Pass1979–80672433169188
A477 Castell Heli Bridge1978–79996846120134
Total21,65017,5182,0522,290
Proposals to Start: Contracts let after 31 October 1979
A470 Dolcorsllwyn—Dolsgallog1980–82582468523
A470 White Hut to Maes-yr-Helmau1980–82788100665744
A487 Maesnewydd Improvement1979–8152681403450
A487 Derwenlas—Machynlleth1980–8277080662742
A470 Bends at Smithfield Farm, near Builth1980–82650423472
A470 Cemmaes Road Improvement*1980–82554120346387
A487 Morfa Diversion*1980–8250237432482
Total4,3724183,3993,800
* At the time the Estimates were compiled in November 1979 it was assumed the schemes asterisked would start before the end of the last financial year, and would incur the expenditure shown. For various reasons it was not possible to start the schemes before the end of the financial year.