Roadworks and road closures planned for the week ahead

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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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Vegetation clearance on the A1 between A1(M) and Stamford. This will be done on Friday, June 23, from 7pm to 4am.


Patching are repairing potholes on the A1(M) between junctions 6 and 10. This will be done overnight under lane closure between Monday and Friday, June 19-23, from 7pm to 4am.


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Surveys are being completed on the A14 between junctions 42 and 39 westbound. This will be done with the A14 westbound closed between Monday and Friday June 19-23, from 8pm to 6am.

The diversion route will exit the A14 at junction 42 and follow the B1106 to the roundabout at Fornham All Saints, the A1101 through Hengrave, Flempton, Lackford and Icklington to the Fiveways roundabout before taking the A11 to the A14 at junction 38 and re-joining the A14 westbound.


Surveys are being completed on the A14 on the junction 44 eastbound exit slip road. This will be done under a total slip road closure on Friday 23 June from 8pm to 6am.

The diversion route will take traffic down to junction 45 where they can then re-join the A14 westbound to exit junction 44 on the westbound exit slip road.

A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon

Early preparatory construction work on the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme has been under way for a number of months, and construction of the new road has started.

Highways England is currently carrying out a variety of tasks for which it will 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 June 19-20:

A1 northbound between Buckden and Alconbury.

Wednesday, June 21 to Friday, June 23.

A1 northbound between Brampton Hut and Alconbury.

Lane closures Monday, June 19 to Tuesday, June 20.

A1 northbound Little Paxton to Buckden Hut lane two closed.

Tuesday and Wednesday, June 20-21.

A14 westbound junction 31 slip road lane one closed.

Wednesday to Friday, June 21-23.

A1 northbound Brampton to Brampton Hut lane 2 closed


Inspecting and cleaning lights on the A421 from M1 junction 13 to A1 Black Cat roundabout. This will be done using lane closures overnight between Monday and Friday, June 19-23, from 7pm to 4am.


Weed control control works on the A428 from A1 Wyboston Lakes to A14/M11 junction 14. This will be done between Monday and Friday, June 19-23, from 7.30am to 4pm.


Vegetation clearance on the A428 from A1 Wyboston to A14/M11 junction 14. This will be done between Tuesday and Thursday, June 20-22, from 7pm to 4am.

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