Current Priorities

The A47 Alliance have agreed on the priorities for Roads Investment Strategy 2 (RIS2), see these priorities below, we believe that these 8 improvement schemes will improve the connectivity of Norfolk. We will commence lobbying for the improvement of these schemes.

It shows the positive action local partners are taking to progress this vision and sets out our ‘ask’ to government if this vision is to be fully realised.

Current Priorities for the A47 Alliance (2020-2025)

Location

Scheme

Indicative Cost

Norfolk

Acle Straight Dualling

£120m

Norfolk

Tilney to East Winch Dualling

(Including Hardwick flyover dualling)

£140m (plus Hardwick flyover cost)

Cambridgeshire

Guyhirn to Wisbech Dualling

£70-130m dependent on option (costs quoted are for Thorney to Wisbech)

Cambridgeshire

A1101 Elm High Roundabout Improvement Scheme

tbc

Cambridgeshire

B198 East and West Improvement Scheme

tbc

Peterborough

Eye Roundabout Improvement Scheme

£250k-£500k

Peterborough

J15  Improvement Scheme

£5m-£10m

Peterborough

J18 Improvement Scheme

£5m

Total Cost

                                                                          £340-405m

Longer Term Priorities Post 2025
Location

Scheme

Suffolk

Lowestoft Crossing

Norfolk / Suffolk

Great Yarmouth / Lowestoft Dualling
Norfolk Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing
Norfolk Dereham to Swaffham Dualling
Norfolk

East Winch to Swaffham Dualling

Cambridgeshire Wisbech Bypass Dualling
Cambridgeshire/Peterborough Thorney to Guyhirn Dualling
Cambridgeshire Thorney to Peterborough Dualling
Entire Route Full Grade Separation