Route Open Junctions Section
1 M6 Jan 1965 J32-33 Preston → Lancaster
2 M4 Mar 1965 J1-5 Chiswick → Slough
3 A1 and A1(M) May 1965 J56-59 Darlington Bypass
4 M1 Nov 1965 J18-24 Crick → Kegworth
5 M5 Nov 1965 J3-4 Quinton → Lydiate Ash
6 M8 Nov 1965 J4-5 Harthill Bypass
7 M2 and A2 1965 J5-7 Stockbury → Faversham
8 M2 and A2 1965 J1-2 Three Crutches → Medway Bridge

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British Roads FAQ

The most Frequently Asked Questions where British Roads are concerned, and the answers. A good place to start if you're new to the subject or you're looking for quick facts.