Final stretch of Dublin-Belfast dual carriageway to open

The final stretch of dual carriageway linking Dublin to Belfast opens today.

The new 12km stretch of road will by by-pass Newry.

It will be opened by the North's Regional Development Minister Conor Murphy and will be attended by the Taoiseach Brian Cowen.

The by-pass was completed at a cost of £152m (€182m).


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