Greg Knight – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Transport

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Greg Knight on 2016-06-07.

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to reduce congestion on the M25 motorway; and if he will make a statement.

Andrew Jones

Highways England is developing road schemes at several locations to help reduce congestion on the M25 including:

  • Upgrade of the M25 between junction 10 (A3) and junction 16 (M40) to a smart motorway, with start of construction before the end of 2019/20.
  • A far reaching study to look into the south-west quadrant of the M25 to address the increasing demand on this section.
  • An upgrade of junctions 10, 25 and 28 to have started construction by the end of 2019/20.