Transport Secretary Stephen Hammond
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Minister Stephen Hammond defends A14 toll road plan

Transport Minister Stephen Hammond has defended plans to charge motorists for using the new A14 toll road.

The Highways Agency has begun its consultation over the £1.5bn scheme between Cambridge and Huntingdon.

The plan put forward is for a new stretch of A14 between Ellington and Swavesey and a widening of the A1 between Brampton and Alconbury.

According to the consultation document, the toll of between £1 and £1.50 for cars would be for the new A14 stretch.

  • 09 Sep 2013
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