Funded Projects

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 £300m to improve or dual six locations along the A47. Click here to read more about Highways England's road projects in the Eastern region.

These locations are:

Funded Schemes (2015-2020)
Location Junction Estimated start date Improvements
Norfolk Great Yarmouth Junction Improvements 2023 Schemes such as the reconstruction of the Vauxhall roundabout. Find out more here.
Norfolk Blofield to North Burlingham Dualling 2022 To complete the gap in dual carriageway between Norwich and Acle. Find out more here.
Norfolk A47/A11 Thickthorn Junction Improvement 2023 Improving the junction interchange to improve the access into Norwich. Find out more here.
Norfolk North Tuddenham to Easton Dualling 2022 To provide continuous dual carriageway between Norwich and Dereham. Find out more here.
Cambridgeshire Guyhirn Junction Improvement 2021 Creation of a larger junction linking the A47 and A141. Find out more here.

Peterborough

Wansford to Sutton Dualling

2023 To complete dualling between Peterborough and the A1. Find out more here.