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Yeovil Eastern Corridor update

A £14 million programme of works to improve roads across Yeovil is now well underway. Work to upgrade the Horsey Roundabout started on Tuesday (1 September) and is the first step of two major schemes to improve transport links along the Eastern and Western Corridors of the town. Highways staff have been monitoring the impact […]

Double celebration for Somerset in roads revolution

Somerset County Council and business leaders are celebrating today’s announcement that two of Somerset’s key transport routes are in line to benefit from a £2bn roads boost. Following years of lobbying for ‘whole route improvement’ of the A303 corridor by a partnership of local authorities led by Somerset County Council, the Government has confirmed that […]

A303 drive gathering pace

Somerset County Council’s campaign for an upgrade of the A303/A358/A30 corridor is making positive progress, members were told earlier today. The County Council is calling on the Government to commit to upgrading this vital route through Somerset in the Autumn Statement. Members of the Scrutiny for Policies and Place Committee were today told that a […]

Another key junction set for improvements

Another busy junction in Bridgwater is set for an upgrade as part of Somerset County Council’s on-going commitment to improve traffic flow in the town. The changes are planned at the junction of East Quay and The Clink and will include new and upgraded pedestrian and cycle facilities to improve safety. Unlike the current system, […]

Key junction set for upgrade

A key junction in Bridgwater is set for an upgrade to include better facilities for cyclists and pedestrians, and new energy efficient lighting. The improvements are planned by Somerset County Council at the junction of Broadway, Penel Orlieu, North Street and West Street in the town centre. The alterations include the provision of new and […]