Nationwide list of the dropped schemes

The schemes withdrawn from the roads programme:

M12-M25 in Chelmsford, Essex; M606- A6177 Staygate improvement, Bradford; A1- M1 Scratchwood link, Barnet, North London; A1 Tempsford scheme, Beds; A5 Towcester bypass, Northants; A6 Loughborough bypass, Leics; A6/A46 Leicester eastern bypass, Leics; A6 Kibworth-Market Harborough improvement, Leics; A12 Saxmundham bypass dualling, Suffolk; A16 East Keal bypass, Lincs.

A31 Malwood Hill-Ringwood improvement, Hants; A36 West Wellow bypass, Hants; A38-A5148 junction improvement, Staffs; A40 Headington bypass, Oxon; A40 north Oxford bypass; A40 Longford-M50 (Gorsley) improvement, Glos; A41 Christleton and Waverton bypass, Cheshire; A43-A16 Stamford relief road, Lincs; A45 Broad Lane-Tile Hill Lane junction improvement, Coventry; A45 Leamington Road junction improvement, Coventry; A45 Sir Henry Parkes Road-Kenilworth Road junction improvement, Coventry.

A47 Skeffington Bends improvement, Leics; A49 Dorrington bypass, Shropshire; A49 Ashton bypass, Hereford & Worcs; A51 Burford and The Green improvement, Cheshire; A54 Kelsall bypass to A556, Cheshire; A56-A682 junction improvement, Lancs; A59 East and West Marton bypass, North Yorks; A63 west of A1 improvement, Leeds.

A167 Durham western bypass; A167 Cock o' the North, Aycliffe, improvement, Durham; A339 Basingstoke-Headley bypass improvement, Hants; A339 Headley bypass, Hants; A339 Headley bypass-Newbury improvement, Hants/Berks; A406 Ironbridge- Neasden improvement, Brent, north-west London; A428 Lavendon bypass, Bucks; A428 Turvey bypass, Beds; A523 Leek bypass-Rushton Spencer improvement, Staffs; A556-M6-A559 improvement, Cheshire; A556 Delamere-Oakmere/Norley Lane-A49, Cheshire; A580 corridor improvement (Liverpool-Manchester), Knowsley, St Helens, Wigan, Salford.

A585 Norcross-M55 link, Lancs; A1079 Bishop Burton bypass, Humberside; A1237 York northern bypass improvement, N Yorks; A6120 Leeds outer ring road; A6120 Seacroft-Crossgates bypass, Leeds; A6120 Preston southern and western bypass, Lancs; east-west route A1-Stansted, Herts & Essex; east-west route A5-A1, Herts & Beds.

Start your day with The Independent, sign up for daily news emails
News
news
Arts and Entertainment
British author Helen Macdonald, pictured with Costa book of the year, 'H is for Hawk'
booksPanel hail Helen Macdonald's 'brilliantly written, muscular prose' in memoir of a grief-stricken daughter who became obsessed with training a goshawk
Sport
footballLive blog: Follow the action from the Capital One Cup semi-final
Life and Style
food + drink
PROMOTED VIDEO
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
ebooks
ebooksA year of political gossip, levity and intrigue from the sharpest pen in Westminster
Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

iJobs Job Widget
iJobs General

Tradewind Recruitment: Intervention Teacher Required To Start ASAP.

£125 - £150 per day + Negotiable: Tradewind Recruitment: A 'wonderful primary ...

Tradewind Recruitment: Maths Teacher

£90 - £140 per day: Tradewind Recruitment: Our client is an 11-16 mixed commun...

Recruitment Genius: PHP / Drupal / SaaS Developer

£32000 - £36000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: A rapidly developing company in...

Ashdown Group: Application Architect/Developer - Peterborough

Negotiable: Ashdown Group: Application Architect/Developer - Peterborough, Cam...

Day In a Page

Greece elections: In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza

Greece elections

In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza, says Patrick Cockburn
Front National family feud? Marine Le Pen and her relatives clash over French far-right party's response to Paris terror attacks

Front National family feud?

Marine Le Pen and her relatives clash over French far-right party's response to Paris terror attacks
Woman who was sent to three Nazi death camps describes how she escaped the gas chamber

Auschwitz liberation 70th anniversary

Woman sent to three Nazi death camps describes surviving gas chamber
DSK, Dodo the Pimp, and the Carlton Hotel

The inside track on France's trial of the year

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Dodo the Pimp, and the Carlton Hotel:
As provocative now as they ever were

Sarah Kane season

Why her plays are as provocative now as when they were written
Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of a killing in Iraq 11 years ago

Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of another killing

Japanese mood was against what was seen as irresponsible trips to a vicious war zone
Syria crisis: Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more refugees as one young mother tells of torture by Assad regime

Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more Syrian refugees

One young mother tells of torture by Assad regime
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back – with promising results

The enemy within

People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

Survivors of the Nazi concentration camp remember its horror, 70 years on
Autumn/winter menswear 2015: The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore

Autumn/winter menswear 2015

The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore
'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

Army general planning to come out
Iraq invasion 2003: The bloody warnings six wise men gave to Tony Blair as he prepared to launch poorly planned campaign

What the six wise men told Tony Blair

Months before the invasion of Iraq in 2003, experts sought to warn the PM about his plans. Here, four of them recall that day
25 years of The Independent on Sunday: The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century

25 years of The Independent on Sunday

The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century
Homeless Veterans appeal: 'Really caring is a dangerous emotion in this kind of work'

Homeless Veterans appeal

As head of The Soldiers' Charity, Martin Rutledge has to temper compassion with realism. He tells Chris Green how his Army career prepared him
Wu-Tang Clan and The Sexual Objects offer fans a chance to own the only copies of their latest albums

Smash hit go under the hammer

It's nice to pick up a new record once in a while, but the purchasers of two latest releases can go a step further - by buying the only copy