• 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

  • Department for Transport Award Funding

    It has been announced today that Devon County Council has been successful in its bid for Department for Transport (DfT) funding to upgrade the NDLR. The funding will go towards a £93 million scheme which will widen the North Devon … Continue reading

  • Outline Business Case Submitted to DfT

    Devon County Council has handed its £93 million bid for Department for Transport (DfT) funding, as it aims to receive a share of money available nationally through the Local Majors Fund. The Outline Business Case was presented to the Department … Continue reading