The Roads Investment Strategy 1 (2015-2020) contains the projects currently funded by government following a concerted campaign by the A47 Alliance. Highways England has received £300 million to improve or dual seven locations along the A47.
Highways England will be consulting on these schemes shortly.
These locations are:
|Funded Schemes (2015-2020)|
|Norfolk||Blofield to North Burlingham Dualling||To complete the gap in dual carriageway between Norwich and Acle|
|Norfolk||North Tuddenham to Easton Dualling||To provide continuous dual carriageway between Norwich and Dereham|
|Norfolk||Great Yarmouth Junction Improvements||Schemes such as the reconstruction of the Vauxhall roundabout|
|Norfolk||Acle Straight Safety Measures||Improved safety measures at key accident hotspots|
A47/A11 Thickthorn Junction Improvement
|Improving the junction interchange to improve the access into Norwich|
Wansford to Sutton Dualling
|To complete dualling between Peterborough and the A1|
Guyhirn Junction Improvement
|Creation of a larger junction linking the A47 and A141|