This is fantastic news for people who live and work in Melksham and the surrounding areas. It will also support the growth of the town and encourage more visitors.
I have been pushing the case for this investment for years and am delighted that the government has listened.
Improving our local road network is vital. I have always said that development must come with the infrastructure to cope.
We will see a real ease in congestion and a boost for the economy, which will lead to more local jobs.
This is part of an overall package of £30 million that is being invested in road schemes across the South West.