A303 improvements could be announced today

Motorists who use the A303 in Somerset and Wiltshire are hoping that it is on the list of government spending plans announced today.

Campaigners want improvements to ease bottlenecks near Stonehenge and in parts of Somerset where it drops to a single carriageway.

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Money for A303 upgrade study

The Government has announced funding to look into widening the A303, which runs from Wiltshire to Cornwall but has a number of bottlenecks in its single carriageway stretches.