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Cameron promises biggest road improvement programme since the 1970s

David Cameron has promised the biggest road improvement project since the 1970s after announcing £15bn will be invested into Britain's road network.

The Prime Minister said "pinch points" on stretches of the A1 north of Newcastle, the A47 in the east of England, the A27 on the south coast, and roads across the Pennines would all be among those due to receive funding for improvements.

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