What roadworks will affect your journey this week?

PUBLISHED: 10:00 29 July 2018

Which roadworks will affect commuters this week? Picture: ARCHANT

Which roadworks will affect commuters this week? Picture: ARCHANT


Travelling across Suffolk and North Essex this week? Then read where to avoid between Monday July 30 and Sunday August 5.

Highways England have released their list of planned roadworks due to take place this week.

A11 Fiveways Roundabout – Public Information Event

A public information event will be held on Monday 6 August between 11am and 6pm at The Jubilee Centre, Recreation Way, Mildenhall. IP28 7HG. Please feel free to drop in to discuss the work we are carrying out to the roundabout in early September.

A11 southbound, Tuttles Lane Interchange to Browick Interchange: resurfacing works

Work to resurface sections of the A11 southbound between Tuttles Lane and Browick interchanges starts Monday 30 July, lasting 10 nights, with working hours of 8pm to 6am, weeknights only. A full closure of the road in both directions will be in place during these works. A full closure of the A11 southbound between Thickthorn Interchange and Spooner Row Interchange will also be in place, as well as a closure of the northbound exit slip at Tuttles Lane Interchange. A clearly signed diversion route will be in place directing traffic along the B1172 through Heathersett and Wymondham, between Thickthorn Interchange and Spooner Row Interchange.

A12 and A120, Essex: safety barrier and road surface repairs

An ongoing programme of work to repair damaged safety barriers and the road surface along the A12 and A120 in various locations continues this week, with working hours of 8pm to 6am, weeknights only. Single lane closures will be in place past the area being worked on.

A12 junctions 27 to 28 Colchester – bridge refurbishment

Work to improve road user safety to the structure carrying the A12 over the junction 27 slip roads continues this week. The A12 junction 27 slip road will be closed on weeknights between 8pm and 6am. Road users will be diverted via the A1124, London Road, Cymbeline Way, the A134 and Via Romanae Urbanis.

A14 junctions 44 to 45 – bridge deck rewaterproofing

Work to maintain the structure carrying the A14 over Sow Lane near Bury St Edmunds takes place this weekend. The eastbound carriageway will be closed between junctions 44 and 45 from 8pm Friday to 6am Monday. Road users will be diverted via Bedingfield Way, Skyliner Way, Rougham Tower Avenue and Sow Lane.

Lane closures

Monday 30 July to Friday 3 August (five nights)

A14 westbound between junction 37 and junction 36, lanes 2 and 3 closed

Saturday 4 (one night)

A120 Hare Green roundabout, Harwich Road, Essex: safety improvements

The Harwich Road junction with the A120 and the central reserve gap by Park Road are now permanently closed.

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