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Road Traffic

Volume 458: debated on Tuesday 13 March 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many new bypasses on trunk roads and local roads have been built since 1997. (125989)

66 Highways Agency trunk road (over £5 million) and local authority bypass schemes have been completed between 1997 and March 2007 as listed in the following table:



Parkeston Bypass Stage 1, Phase 1A, Essex

Averham Bypass, Nottinghamshire

A256 Whitfield to Eastry/Whitfield Bypass

A413 Wendover Bypass, Bucks


Werrington/Glinton Bypass, Cambridgeshire

Parkeston Bypass Stage 1, Phase 1B, Essex

A15/A16 Market Deeping Bypass, Lincolnshire

A16 Peakes Parkway (North East Lincolnshire)

A1058 Cradlewell Bypass, Newcastle

A228 Hale Street Bypass, Kent

A289 Wainscott Bypass, Kent

Tingewick Bypass, Bucks


Dudley Southern Bypass


A617 Rainworth Bypass, Nottinghamshire


A174 Skelton and Brotton Bypass

Burntwood Bypass Phase 1 and 2, Staffordshire

A151 Weston Bypass

A151 Weston Bypass, Lincolnshire (part ERDF funded)

C541 Addlethorpe Bypass and Bend Improvement, Lincolnshire (part ERDF funded)


A143 Broome-Ellingham Bypass

A131 Great Leighs Bypass

A6023 Denaby Main Diversion

A511 Ashby Bypass

A27 Polegate Bypass

A43 Silverstone Bypass

JA6 Clapham Bypass

A66 Stainburn and Great Clifton Bypass

Wyre Piddle Bypass, Worcestershire

A428 Crick Bypass (developer funded)

Parkeston Bypass Stage 2, Essex (developer funded)


A350 Semington-Melksham Diversion

Barnsley Coalfields Link Road (aka Shafton Bypass)

A6 Great Glen Bypass

A53 Hodnet Bypass

A5 Nesscliffe Bypass

A500 Basford, Hough and Shavington Bypass

A6 Rothwell-Desborough Bypass

A6 Rushden and Higham Ferrers Bypass

A6 Alvaston Bypass

A650 Bingley Relief Road (aka Bypass)

A4146 Stoke Hammond and Linslade Bypass (Northern Section)

A41 Aston Clinton Bypass

A527 Biddulph Inner Bypass

Ashton-Under-Lyne Northern Bypass (Greater Manchester)

A130 Southern Section (A132-A127), Essex (PFI)


St. Clements Way, Thurrock (aka West Thurrock Marshes Relief Road)

A607 Rearsby Bypass

Mansfield Ashfield Regeneration Route

A63 Selby Bypass

A10 Wadesmill Colliers End


A167 Chilton Bypass

A21 Lamberhurst Bypass

A47 Thorney Bypass

A142 Fordham Bypass

Gloucester South West Bypass (Castlemeads section)

A158 Coastal Access Improvement Phase 1—Partney Bypass

A428 West Haddon Bypass (developer funded)

A57 Cadishead Way (Brinell Drive to City Boundary) (Greater Manchester)

Burntwood Bypass Phase 3, Staffordshire

A16/A158 Partney Bypass, Lincolnshire


A505 Baldock Bypass, Hertfordshire


Barford Bypass, Warwickshire

A606 Oakham Bypass, Rutland

A197 Pegswood Bypass

A58 Blackbrook Diversion

A421 Great Barford Bypass