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28Oct93 UK: DOT AXES £55M M1-M62 LINK.

By Mike Sherrington.A Department of Transport decision to axe the £55 million M1-M62 link near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, is being heralded as the end of road building on greenfield sites apart from a few small bypasses.The decision comes hard on the heels of proposals to scrap phase 2 of the Manchester northern and western relief road and to shelve the £80 million Preston northern and western bypass.Transport secretary John MacGregor stressed the move was part of a new ...

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