M20 road between Cork and Limerick not due to start until 2027

New Government documents say 80km project will be completed by 2031

Demanded for many years by local representatives in both cities, the route will provide bypasses of the towns of Mallow, Buttevant and Charleville. Picture:

Building of the much-anticipated M20 upgrade between Limerick and Cork is not expected to start until 2027, it has emerged.

According to documents, as reported ...