A228 Leybourne and West Malling Bypass

Scheme outline

A new road to carry the A228 around Leybourne and an upgrade of the West Malling bypass, relieving the congested Castle Way and providing an improved connection to the M20. The new road will be dual carriageway, with a grade separated junction at the A20.

This scheme was completed in and we're no longer accepting updates or changes to this page.

Timescale
2005-2007
Cost
£
28m
Status
Completed
Type
Bypass or realignment
for use by all traffic
Highway authority
Funding
KCC/private developer

Progress

This scheme has been completed and we are no longer accepting progress updates.
14 March 2005

Approval has now been granted for the new road.

14 June 2005

Construction is now well underway, with earthworks visible south of the M20.

14 October 2006

Work is complete and the road open.

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