5 roadworks to be aware of in Suffolk this week

Three weeks of overnight roadworks will be carried out on the A12 near Colchester in August. Picture

The roadworks to be aware of in Suffolk this week

Roadworks are taking place throughout Suffolk between September 27 and October 3.

For a stress-free commute to work or planned day out, here are five roadworks you should be aware of:


A1308 - Stowmarket  

Part of the A1308 in Stowmarket near the A14 will be closed from Wednesday, September 29 until Friday, October 1 to allow structural survey works to be carried out. 

A 5.4 mile diversion route has been put in place which should take around 10 minutes. 



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Westerfield Road

Westerfield Road will be closed overnight between Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3 to allow Network Rail to carry out some essential works. 

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A 19.3 mile diversion will be in place which is expected to add on around 45 minutes. 


B1438 - Wickham Market

The B1438 will be closed until Saturday, October 2 to allow Suffolk County Council to carry out some roadworks. 

A 6.7 mile diversion will been put in place while the roadworks are carried out. 


Heath Road - Woolpit

Openreach are carrying out works on Sunday, October 3 leaving Heath Road closed between 8am and 4pm on the Sunday. 

A 5.5 mile diversion route will be in place which should take around 15 minutes. 


Bury Road - Great Barton 

UK Power Networks are carrying out essential works meaning the Bury Road will be closed from Thursday, September 30 until Thursday, October 7. 

A 5.6 mile diversion route has been put in place. 

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