Inquiry Questions and Documents

Inquiry Questions

PIQ-01    Identity of OBJ/106
PIQ-02    Status of SUP/146 and SUP/181
PIQ-03    Clarification of position of Newport City Council
PIQ-04    Changes between TEMPRO 7.1 Interim for Wales and the release of TEMPRO 7.2
PIQ-05    Land Take within Gwent Levels
PIQ-06    Degree of Enhancement of Gwent Levels
PIQ-07    Plan of Junction Numbers
PIQ-08    CIEEM 2008
PIQ-09    Business Community Support Examples
PIQ-10    Comparison between existing and proposed M4
PIQ-11    Supplementary Bat Surveys
PIQ-12    Assessment of safety and accident risks in the Port
PIQ-13    Planning Permission application for two wind turbines at Great House Farm, Undy
PIQ-14    Usk Crossing East Pier.  Otter passage at construction site
PIQ-15    Bats – Table clarification
PIQ-16    Reference to a disused lime kiln used as a bat roost
PIQ-17    Chief Witness Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-18    Traffic Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-19    Engineering Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-20    Noise & Vibration Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-21    Ecology & Nature Conservation Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-22    Ancient Woodland Inventory – Pye Corner
PIQ-23    Lengths of Reens and Ditches
PIQ-24    Docks Way Link: Select Link Analysis
PIQ-25    Landscape Environmental Masterplans (EMPS)
PIQ-26    Flood Consequences Assessment PoE Clarifications
PIQ-27    Tidal Flooding PoE Clarifications
PIQ-28    Land Use, Community and Recreation PoE Clarifications
PIQ-29    Economics PoE Clarifications
PIQ-30    Dormice and Water Voles PoE Clarifications
PIQ-31    Aerial photographs with Scheme outline and Environmental Management Plans
PIQ-32    Liaison with the Port Security Authority
PIQ-33    Design and Construction Issues Relating to Use of Contaminated Materials Within Highway Embankment
PIQ-34    Not Allocated
PIQ-35    Congestion at the Docks Way Tip Entrance 
PIQ-36    Water Quality Proof of Evidence Clarifications 
PIQ-37    Carbon Proof of Evidence Clarifications
PIQ-38    Construction Proof of Evidence clarifications
PIQ-39    List of Stakeholders in the Docks
PIQ-40    Magor Station  
PIQ-41    Qualifications of those who have given evidence
PIQ-42    Extent and depth of landfill waste within Docks Way landfill
PIQ-43    Orders Definitions - Superseded
PIQ-43a  Orders Definitions (Revised)
PIQ-44    Location of redundant benzene pipeline 
PIQ-45    Refuse Tip Location and Depth in relation to CL-15 
PIQ-46    Planning & Sustainable Development Proof of Evidence Clarifications  
PIQ-47    Potential Conflict of M4 J28 Improvement Works on M4CaN Orders    
PIQ-48    Cultural Heritage Proof of Evidence Clarifications    
PIQ-49    Ornithology Proof of Evidence Clarifications   
PIQ-50    Closure of Navigable Waters of Newport Docks during Construction of the Scheme    
PIQ-51     Dormouse presence at Woodview Woodland 
PIQ-52     M4CaN Glan Llyn Junction Employment Allocation Review
PIQ-53     Road Lighting Strategy
PIQ-54    Confirmation of consultations regarding Modifications of Scheme / Line Order   
PIQ-55    Conntractors Share Breakdown    
PIQ-56    Volumes of Contaminated Soils Requiring Off Site Disposal     
PIQ-57    Piling the Usk Viaduct adjacent to the PCB cell    
PIQ-58    Mr Cromwell’s Alternetive
PIQ-59     land acquisition of all properties for M4CAN     
PIQ-60    Rogiet Traffic Levels
PIQ-61    Minimum distances between Junctions 
PIQ-61 part 2 Minimum disctances between Junctions
PIQ-62    Nick Rowson Slide 8
PIQ-63    Water Treatment Area Access North Row
PIQ-64    Docks Site Visit - Ships
PIQ-65    Shipping Cargo Carrying Capacity
PIQ-66    First Minister Comments 04 April 2017
PIQ-67    Rushwall Bridleway
PIQ-68    Metro delay effect on BCR
PIQ-69    Reen Cutting
PIQ-70    'Hold the Line' Flood Policy
PIQ-71    Local Wage Data REISSUE
PIQ-72    Distance of Scheme from Woolgar
PIQ-73    Response to Air Quality questions as asked by Ann Kenny
PIQ-74    Welsh Government Response to ABP Questions in Clarification of the Evidence of Andrew Meaney WG 1.4.1
PIQ-75    Landscaping Borrow Pits
PIQ-76    Distances from Scheme to All Saints Church
PIQ-77    Existing M4/A48 around Castleton Drain
PIQ-78    Climate Change Commission in Wales (2012) - Position Paper for Transport and Climate Change for Wales
PIQ-79    Long Section of the Green Route
PIQ-80    Junction Capacity at the Docks Link
PIQ-81    Departure from CADW National Policy - superseded
PIQ-81r1 Revised Departure from CADW National Policy
PIQ-82    Newport City Councillor Richard White
PIQ-83    Bats Proof of Evidence Clarification - superseded
PIQ-83    Bats Proof of Evidence Clarification (revised)
PIQ-84    Port Economics - Proof of Evidence Clarification
PIQ-85    Haul Road Route 
PIQ-86    Local Traffic on M4 around Newport
PIQ-87    Accident Cluster Sites
PIQ-88    Development at Duffryn High School, now known as the John Frost School
PIQ-89    Not Allocated
PIQ-90    Qualifications of those who have given evidence - Stephen McAllen
PIQ-91    INRIX Traffic Hotspot Report and Data
PIQ-92    MIDAS Hourly Traffic Growth
PIQ-93    Ben Sibert Elucidation to NRW
PIQ-94    Mike Vaughan Elucidation to NRW
PIQ-95    Barry Woodman  Elucidation to NRW
PIQ-96    Setting of Designated Heritage Assets Green Route
PIQ-97    Llanfihangel Conservation Area
PIQ-98    Clarification of the footprint area of the Glan Llyn junction inside and out of the Gwent Levels SSSI - revised
PIQ-99    Works that will be undertaken to the reclassified M4
PIQ-100    Setting of Designated Heritage Assets Green Route – Additional Questions raised
PIQ-101    A4810 Land Ownership and Highway Authority Position - superseded
PIQ-101b  A4810 Land Ownership and Highway Authority Position - Revised
PIQ-102    Length of Carriageway in each SSSI.
PIQ-103    Modifications requested by the Welsh Government.
PIQ-104    Mitigation land in the SSSI
PIQ-105    Size of Environmental Mitigation Areas Outside the Highway Boundary
PIQ-106    Woodland Planting Western End of the Scheme
PIQ-107    Revised Traffic Forecasting Report, Figure 10.15
PIQ-108    Gwent Wildlife Trust, Cross Examination on Bats
PIQ-109    An update on OBJ 224 – Trustees of F. H James
PIQ-110    Local traffic on M4 around Newport 
PIQ-111 List of Objectors’ Suggested Alternatives including Promoters and Objection References
PIQ-112 Alternative Route Suggestion from Mr Phillips - Replace the Brynglas Tunnels with a cutting alternative route 
PIQ-113 OBJ6919 Dr. Callaghan – Site Visit Questions and Answers
PIQ-114 OBJ6904 - Wentlooge Community Council - Footprint in St Brides SSSI
PIQ-115 Effects of Alternative 11 on the B4245
PIQ-116 Update on the status of Welsh Government's discussions with Associated British Ports re Newport Docks
PIQ-117 OBJ0233 – Mr Phillips, Green Farm ‐ Access Tracks
PIQ-118 The Area of the Queensway Meadows Site contained within SSSI
PIQ-119 Usk Pollution Prevention Lagoon, grass lined channel design and invertebrate species within  the SSSI
PIQ-120 Non-motorised User Routes over the Usk Viaduct
PIQ-121 Response to Questions on Objectors’ Suggested Alternatives that do not have a promoter  appearing at the Inquiry
PIQ-122 Explanation of Modification 63 and Note on MOD19
PIQ-122a Clarification of PIQ122 requested by Inspector 
PIQ-123 Roadchef Queries
PIQ-124 Not Allocated
PIQ-125 OBJ0209 Mr Rabbitt - Knollbury Lane Closure - superseded
PIQ-125a OBJ0209 Mr Rabbitt - Knollbury Lane Closure
PIQ-126 Response to Inspectors’ and Roadchef’s Question on accident data from 11 July 2017
PIQ-127 Response to Inspector's questions on dates for draft orders and draft schemes
PIQ-128 The Inspector requested a list of attendees for the Gwent levels site Visit
PIQ-129 Width of Junction Cut
PIQ-130 Response to list of questions raised by the Inspectors on 20th September - superseded
PIQ-130a Response to list of questions raised by the Inspectors on 20th September revised
PIQ-131 Response to ID126 Buglife Statement On the Effectiveness of Proposed Mitigation Measures for Impacts on Shrill-carder Bee
PIQ-132 WG Response to Joint Statement by M4 Environmental NGO Group
PIQ-133 Blue Route Site Visit Questions
PIQ-134 Explanation of how Campaign Objections were categorised 
PIQ-134 Explanation of how Campaign Objections were identified
PIQ-135 Area of scheme in the Caldicot Levels SSSI
PIQ-136 Noise barriers 
PIQ-137 Queensway Meadows Site Visit
PIQ-138 Table of Agricultural Land classed as permanent / temporary
PIQ-139 Update of Statutory Undertakers on the Scheme 
PIQ-140 Orders Definitions
PIQ-141 Qualifications of those who have given evidence
PIQ-144 Summary List of Site Visits carried out by the Inspectors
PIQ-146  Update to the ‘Proof of Evidence – Planning & Sustainable Development’ document WG 1.23.1 

Inquiry Documents
PID-01    PIM Notes (PIM 1)
PID-02    PIM Notes (PIM 2)
PID-03    Opening Statement – Morag Ellis QC - superseded
PID-03a    Opening Statement – Morag Ellis QC - revised
PID-04    Updated Scheme Context Diagram
PID-05    Extract from Inspector’s Opening Remarks – points of Support/Objection
PID-06    Latest flythrough video 
PID-07    Update of Landowner Table - superseded
PID-07a  Update of Landowner Table - revised
PID-08    Statement of Confirmation of Statutory Processes
PID-09    Updated Commitments Register - superseded
PID-09    Revised Updated Commitments Register
PID-10    Documents submitted following Reen discussion on 15.03.17
PID-11    Update to Engineering Proof of Evidence
PID-12    New Road Infrastructure: the Effects on Firms
PID-13    Summary Brochure - March 2017
PID-14    Transport investment and economic performance: Implication for project appraisal
PID-15    Email From Gwent police re Mortorway Junction 29 to Junction 23     
PID-16    Catherine Linstrum reply to Rebuttal     
PID-17    Objectors Alternatives Public Notice    
PID-18    Level of hardshoulder provision on the existing M4
PID-19    Woodland House, Magor – Listed Building Consent for Demolition Letter from MHW to MH 
PID-20    Supplementary Order for Eastbound Off Slip Road at Magor
PID-21    Objectors' Suggested Alternatives - March 2017
PID-22    Objectors' Suggested Alternatives - Availability of Material and Communication Methods
PID-23    Costings the Inspectors requested from Pippa Bartolotti on the light rail/tram proposal
PID-24    Transport investment and economic performance: Implications for project appraisal
PID-25    Information from CBI as mentioned at Inquiry
PID-26    Gwent Wildlife Trust - Legal Note
PID-27    'The end of the road?' submitted by GWT
PID-28    PACE Transportation Ltd - 'Written Evidence submitted by David Metz'
PID-29    Visit to Newport Docks
PID-30    Green Route Support / Objection Corespondence
PID-31    April 20th 2017 Order List of documents (also see Core Documents: 2.6) 
PID-32    Environmental Master Plan Updates
PID-33    Letter to Ms Howe Commissioner, Future Generations - (revised 02.05.17)
PID-34    Joint Statement by the M4CaN Environmental NGO Group
PID-35    CPRW Correspondence relating to the Blue Route
PID-36   Not Allocated
PID-37    Elucidation Questions for ABP 
PID-38    Statement of Common Ground Mr Cromwell (OBJ099) and Welsh Government 
PID-39    Surface Water Management – Temporary Surface Water Ditch and Piped Reen Crossing Maintenance - superseded
PID-39a    Surface Water Management – Temporary Surface Water Ditch and Piped Reen Crossing Maintenance - revised
PID-40    PLI slides and docs used by Jonathan Vine on 21/03/17
PID-41    Blue Route Counter Objections and Support Correspondence 
PID-42    GWT Drawing of Magor Marsh
PID-43    Induced Traffic
PID-44    The Impact of Road Projects in England
PID-45    Improving Air Quality in the UK
PID-46    M4CEM Package 3 Workbook – Including consideration of junction closures
PID-47    1:2500 Ordindance Survey Plan of Newport and Surrounding Area from 2013
PID-48    Signed Statement of Common Ground: Flood Risk - between Welsh Government and Natural Resources Wales
PID-49    SSSI Mitigation Strategy
PID-50    Bovis Homes Land Holding SAH6
PID-51    Bat Crossing Monitoring Reports requested by Gwent Wildlife Trust  
PID-52    IDB Reen and NRW main River Designations
PID-53    Water Quality Statement of Common Ground
PID-54    Surface Water Monitoring Protocol - superseded
PID-54    Revised Surface Water Monitoring Protocol
PID-55    Draft Hazel Dormouse Mitigation Strategy
PID-56    Bat Mitigation Strategy - superseded
PID-56    Revised Bat Mitigation Strategy
PID-57    Updated assessment on bats at Berryhill Farm
PID-58    Notes of Meeting concerning IDD matters on 10/04/17
PID-59    Dr Catherine Linstrum Correspondence
PID-60    M4CaN tidal flooding technical note
PID-61    National Designated Sites Statement of Common Ground
PID-61    Signed National Designated Sites Statement of Common Ground
PID-62    Alternative Routes Counter Objections and Support Correspondence
PID-63    NRW Correspondence - superseded
PID-63    Revised NRW Correspondence
PID-64    Supplementary Evidence – Port Economics
PID-65    Publication of Statistical Article: Vehicle speeds for Welsh motorways, April to June 2016
PID-66    Email Response to Cycling UK dated 18/05/17
PID-67    Impact on the CPO on ABP's Newport Docks
PID-68    Experience of otter surveyors
PID-69    Not allocated
PID-70    CPO (draft supplementry (No3)  Documents for works within Newport Docks
PID-71    DRMB Volume 10 Section 1 Part 9 HA81/99
PID-72    Advice on the design of Welsh carbon targets
PID-73    Public Transport Note 
PID-74    GWT Annual Review 2011-2012
PID-75    Llandevenny residents - adverse noise effects affecting the community
PID-76    Objections Withdrawn since last submission on 5/5/17
PID-77    Heritage Impact Assessment in Wales 
PID-78    PoE Scheme evidence updates - to reflect the March 2017 draft Orders Supplement to include proposals for an eastbound off-slip road at Junction 23A
PID-79    ABP Response to Elucidation Questions
PID-80    Woodland Trust Correspondence Re: Pye Corner
PID-81    Bat Survey Woodland House, Magor
PID-82    Figure TSR2.4 General Arrangement Drawing Sheet 13 of 16  M4CaN-DJV-HGN-ZG_GEN-DR-  CH-0013
PID-83    Mr Smith Planning Portal Response - Woodland House
PID-84    tbc
PID-85    CADW Listed Statment - Woodland House
PID-86 OBJ0209 Mr Clive Rabbitt of Daffodil Lodge
PID-87 Dormouse Mitigation Strategy
PID-88 Legal Letter to Ken Skates from RSPB and Gwent Wildlife Trust and his reply
PID-89 Rontec Correspondence 
PID-90 Distances to Locations Referred to by Magor and Undy Community Council Respondent OBJ0314
PID-91 M4CaN - Road Safety Audit Addendum 2 
PID-92 Value for Money Assessment for Cycling Grants
PID-93 Road Safety Audits
PID-94 Statement of Common Ground: Roadchef
PID-95 Stage 1 Road Safety Audit Briefs
PID-96 SUP0217 Letter of Support from Cardiff County Council 
PID-97 OBJ0205  Objection Withdrawal Letter from National Grid
PID-98 Train Building Site in Glan Llyn
PID-99 Site visits
PID-100 The Climate Change Committee’s 2017 report to Parliament
PID-101 - OBJ6921 - Jeremy Randles Correspondence
PID-102 Response to request for information RE: 3166811 - Woodland House, Newport Road, Magor 
PID-103 Response to Mrs Picton (OBJ0203) M4 J24 to J26 Tunnel Alternative
PID-104 Bat Statement of Common Ground
PID-105 Protected Species Statement of Common Ground
PID-106 OBJ 270 (Mr Liles) Otter Connectivity Paper – Welsh Gov Response 
PID-107 SIAA Public Inquiry Revision
PID-108 Draft Orders Supplements (Newport Docks) August 2017 
PID-109 Future Generations Commissioner issued a letter dated 13 September to the Inspectors via their website
PID-110 Article by Ian Rappel Chief Executive of Gwent Wildlife Trust in the August 2017 edition of British Wildlife.
PID-111 RSPB letter to Mr Ken Skates Welsh Government Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure regarding the PLI 
PID-112 Letter from Bovis Homes OBJ0103 - Objection Withdrawn
PID-113 Letter from WG to the Inspectors regarding programming of ABP's objection
PID-114 WG response to Newport County Council
PID-115 New Inquiry Library Document - Natural Resources Policy Document 5.1.13
PID-116 Further evidence submitted by Roadchef - Table 27 - Change in additional travel time incurred for a visit to Magor MSA
PID-117 Roadchef closing submission
PID-118 Questions submitted by Inspector for clarification by WG
PID-119 Vodafone withdrawal of objection
PID-120 Plan of Green Route superimposed on aerial view as provided by TATA during site visit 20/7/17
PID-121 Letter of support from Paul Flynn MP Newport West dated 20/09/17
PID-122 On the right track? The Rail Franchise and South Wales Metro
PID-123 Request to Inspector to discuss the provision of outstanding information by Gwent Wildlife Trust
PID-124 Correspondence between  Martin Bates and WPD Projects
PID-125 New Policy Documents - Prosperity for all: the national strategy & Well-being Statement 2017
PID-126 Buglife Statement On the Effectiveness of Proposed Mitigation Measures for Impacts on Shrill-carder Bee
PID-127 Numbers of Supporters / Objectors who objected / supported main scheme during the consultation on alternatives 
PID-128 Response to ESS 5 from Rogiet Community Council OBJ0206
PID-129 Response to ESS 5 from Newport City Council SUP0192
PID-130 Response to ESS 5 from NRW OBJ0268
PID-131 Plan showing which Local Authorities have supported the scheme 
PID-132 Latest Correspondence with Liberty Steel 
PID-133 Updated Draft Order Respondent Tracker - Objections - please contact the Programme Officer
PID-134 Liberty Steel Withdrawal of Objection
PID-135 Response to ESS 5 from CADW OBJ0341
PID-136 Media Coverage of Incidents and their Implications
PID-137 Welsh Government Draft Budget 2018-19 Outline proposals October 2017
PID-138 Tata concerns regarding Alternative Route 3(Green) and alternative route 4
PID-139 Various coresspondence between Objectors and WG
PID-140 Withdrawal Cargo Services
PID-141 Government announcement regarding abolition of the Severn Crossing tolls in 2018
PID-142 Environmental Statement Supplement (October 17) ESS 6 and Public Notice
PID-143 Groundwater Regulations 1998
PID-144 M4CaN Environmental Statement Supplement (ESS) No. 6 - Erratum 
PID-145 Withdrawal of Royal Ordnance (Crown Service) Pensions Trustees Limited & Carlsberg Objections
PID-146 M4CaN Environmental Statement Supplement (ESS) No. 6 - Non-Technical Summary
PID-147 - to follow
PID-148 - to follow

PID-149 Cardiff Local Development Plan - Updated PLI document  5.3.4 
PID-150 Woodland Trust Statement of Common Ground
PID151 Meetings with Newland Rennie (sent to Mike Davies 30/11/17)
PID153 WG reply to NCCs response to ESS 5
PID156 Stephenson Street flood protection measures
PID157 Statement of Common Ground is not required for Internationally Designated Sites
PID159 WG reply to NRWs response to ESS 5 (copy sent to NRW 4/12/17)
PID160 Letter of acceptance for Modification 59 whilst still maintaining their objection from Balfours with Berringtons on behalf of Messrs Watts-Baker OBJ0145
PID161 Letter to Marshalls 
PID162  Scheme evidence updates – No Tolls
PID162a Scheme evidence updates - No Tolls (Phil Evans' evidence)
PID163 Correspondence between Welsh Government and NRW (OBJ0268)

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