Councillors agree bid to upgrade North Devon Link Road before it goes to the Government - but a row is brewing over who pays what
Report on improvements submitted to Devon County councillors includes widening road between Barnstaple and South Molton and more overtaking opportunities
A consultation on the North Devon Link Road has received over 500 responses - but it should be ‘fast-tracked’, says county councillor.
Overnight closures will be in place to allow a new £2.7million bridge to be installed over the road.
Council wants your views on A39 and A361 improvement plan before the end of the month.
North Devon MP welcomes National Roads Fund on same day North Devon Link Road is discussed in Parliament.
Up to half of the A361/A39 would have overtaking lanes, no right turns allowed and greatly improved junctions are among the Devon County Council proposals for the North Devon Link Road – have your say at consultations this June
Extra cash will help fund new cycle trails and unlock highways schemes in Bideford, Barnstaple and Holsworthy
Business case will go to Ministers next week – if successful, work could start in 2020
Urban four-lane section between Landkey and Brynsworthy part of raft of upgrades recommended by highways experts
People being asked to give feedback on two improvement options identified
Surfacing work will be carried out on various dates in the coming weeks, council warns
West Buckland junction ‘not dangerous enough’ to warrant major improvements, say highways officers
Improvements could be in place in a fraction of the time it took to build new Barnstaple bridge – says man who campaigned 20 years to build it.
Start date is at least five years away, say highway chiefs
The Gazette talks to Barnstaple transport boss Bill Hockin about his view of the North Devon Link Road
Bideford and District Chamber of Commerce say North Devon Link Road funding is ‘best chance we’ve had’.
Surveys will help form part of multi-million-pound bid for major improvements to A361 and A30 between Bideford and Tiverton.
North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones explains why he’s backing the Gazette campaign for a Better Link for North Devon.
This week the North Devon Gazette launches a campaign to support plans for improving the vital A361/A39 gateway
Cash confirmed for council to start building a scheme to redevelop the A361/A39
Road is highlighted in Chancellor’s Autumn Statement in connection with a £475m cash pot
North Devon will be able to bid for a share of a £475m transport pot
Welcome for £1.5m Budget funding that will help drive A361/A39 plans forward
Money will go towards plans for upgrading the A361 between Tiverton and Barnstaple
George Osborne made the pledge during a speech at Appledore Shipyard this morning (Friday)
Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin was in North Devon today (Wednesday) to hear first-hand of the ‘desperate need’ for improvements to the Link Road.
Devon County Council announces cash injection to bring various improvement schemes to the starting line
The notorious West Buckland junction on the North Devon Link Road could see improvements to reduce collisions.
Nick Harvey MP and Cllr Brian Greenslade meet with chief secretary to the Treasury to discuss improvement schemes for the North Devon Link Road
Public to be asked views on major upgrades to the Bideford to Tiverton route.
Torridge and North Devon District Council announce they will push dualling of Link Road to top of government’s agenda.
County council to examine junction upgrades and ‘improved overtaking options’ on A361 and A39.
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