Roadworks and road closures planned for the week ahead

PUBLISHED: 14:18 05 May 2017 | UPDATED: 14:22 05 May 2017


Highways England has released a list of roadworks and road closures scheduled to take place on the major roads serving Cambridgeshire over the coming week.

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A14: weed clearance

Weeds are being cleared on the A14. This will be done during the day between Monday, may 8 and Friday, May 12.

A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon:

Early preparatory construction work on the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme has been underway for a number of months, and construction of the new road has now started. We are currently carrying out a variety of tasks for which we need to close lanes or carriageway on the A1, A14 and some local roads, usually overnight between 8pm and 6am, unless otherwise stated. A clearly signed diversion route will always be in place for closures. The work includes:

Creating safe crossing points for plant on a number of local roads;

Installing access points to our construction compounds;

Taking core samples of the existing A1 and A14 carriageways to help us plan construction;

Clearing sites next to the live carriageway of vegetation;

Installing CCTV and average speed cameras;

Installing information boards;

For this week, the planned closures are:

Full closures:

A1 southbound Alconbury to Brampton, Monday to Thursday;

A14 westbound between junctions 30 and 27 Monday and Tuesday;

A14 junction 29 exit sliproad closed, Monday to Friday;

A1307 outbound from Cambridge between Girton Road and the A14 Monday and Tuesday.

Lane closures:

A141 Spittals Way to A14 junction 23, lane one closed Monday and Tuesday;

A1 northbound Brampton to Alconbury, lane two closed Monday to Thursday;

A1 northbound Brampton to Brampton Hut, lane one closed Monday and Tuesday;

A1 southbound between junctions 15 and 14, lanes two, three and four closed Monday to Thursday;

A1 southbound Brampton Hut to Brampton, lane one closed Monday to Friday;

M11 northbound junctions 13 to 14, lane two closed Monday and Tuesday;

M11 northbound junction 14 to A14 junction 29, lane two closed Wednesday to Friday;

A1307 inbound from Cambridge, between Girton Road and the A14, lane one closed Monday and Tuesday;

A1307 outbound from Cambridge, between Girton Road and the A14, lane two closed, Wednesday to Friday;

A14 junction 31 entry slip road, lane one closed Wednesday to Friday.

The scheme is due to be completed in March 2021. For further information visit:

A428: sign cleaning and replacements

Cleaning and replacing signs along the A428 between the A1 and M11. This will be done using static lane closures during the day between May 8 and May 12.

A428: patching

Repairing potholes on the A428 between the A1 and M11. This will be done overnight using static closures between 8pm and 6am from May 8 to May 12.

A428: surveys

We are completing surveys along the A428 between the A1 and M11. This will be done during the day between May 8 andMay 10. There will be no closures in place.

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