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Government money awarded to green transport scheme

Government money awarded to green transport scheme on A1 Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

£5 million of Government funding has been awarded to a carbon-cutting transport scheme in the North East.

The 'Go Smater To Work' project will include new priority bus lanes, cycle and walking routes.

The scheme also aims to introduce measures to relieve congestion on the A1 Western Bypass.