Bypassing a slow and winding section with a smooth offline upgrade, increasing safety and opportunities to overtake. The new road will still be single carriageway.
This scheme was completed in and we're no longer accepting updates or changes to this page.
Not a great deal can be seen from the present A7, but the foundations are in place.
This scheme is almost complete now. The new road was being used on 26 May 2009 although there were still traffic control lights at each end where the old road joins the new.
The new road is now open to traffic.