Newport M4 relief route decision faces legal challenge
The route chosen for the £1bn M4 relief road south of Newport could be legally challenged by Friends of the Earth Cymru.
The so-called "black route" between junctions 23 and 29 goes through the Gwent Levels.
However the environmental group has claimed a cheaper and quicker alternative to build - the "blue route" - was not given enough consideration.
Transport Minister Edwina Hart had said she expected a challenge to the route.
James Williams reports.
01 Aug 2014
- From the section Wales