Oxford to Cambridge expressway project cancelled as Transport Secretary looks to alternative plans for improving transport in the region 

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Road Improvements Summary

Construction of the Oxford to Cambridge Arc has been cancelled as analysis shows the benefits the road would deliver are outweighed by its costs.

Press release updated: Thu 18th Mar 2021, 10:00AM UTC

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Oxford to Cambridge expressway project cancelled as Transport Secretary looks to alternative plans for improving transport in the region