Plans revealed to upgrade A46 would boost economy by £7.1bn

A46/A45 Stivechall Interchange
Upgrading the A46 through Leicestershire should form part of a “corridor approach” to improving the whole A46 through the Midlands, boosting the economy by £7.1bn, says sub-national transport body Midlands Connect. The pan-Midlands transport agency is calling for "urgent, co-ordinated action" to improve traffic flows on what it calls "one of the country’s most important trade routes". Midlands Connect has released the first ever improvement plan for the entire A46 corridor, with a 20-year plan which it says will future-pr... For the full story register now for free or login below...