Detour turned into a 30-minute lap

Detour turned into a 30-minute lap

 

Detour outrage

By Tom Rayner -

General news

 24 April 2007 08:58

Thousands of motorists were left fuming last week when a 20-mile diversion brought them right back round to where they started.

The detour was set up by contractor Amey as part of a £25million improvement to the M8 near Glasgow airport. Amey has launched an inquiry to discover why road users were sent on a 30-minute loop.