First junction of North Devon Link upgrade opens

Improvements to Westleigh Junction have been completed and the upgraded layout is now open to traffic.  The upgrade scheme has created an additional ahead lane in the westbound direction to increase capacity at the signalised junction during peak hours. This is … Continue reading

Work Starts on North Devon Link Road

Work has started on the major upgrade of the North Devon Link Road. A turf cutting was carried out by Councillor Andrea Davis, Devon County Council’s Cabinet Member for Infrastructure and Development, to mark the start of the A361 improvements … Continue reading

Department for Transport Approve Full Business Case

The North Devon Link Road improvements scheme has today been approved by the Department for Transport. The announcement by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps confirmed £60 million of Department for Transport (DfT) funding for the project and has been welcomed by … Continue reading

Summer 2020 Progress Update

Plans to improve the North Devon Link Road continue to be progressed at pace, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, the project remains on track to submit a Full Business Case to the Department for Transport in August 2020. … Continue reading

Planning Application Granted

On the 31st January 2019 the NDLR planning application was reviewed at planning committee, where it was conditionally granted after receiving unanimous approval. The application covered the ‘Main Works’ portion of the scheme: road widening and the introduction of WS2+1 carriageway on 3 sections between … Continue reading