Just a reminder that this only includes works that are due to start between 16th – 31st May and longer term works that are still in progress will have been included on previous reports. Alternatively please refer to http://www.roadworks.org which will include details on emergency roadworks.
A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire: major improvements
Construction work on the new A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme is underway. We are currently carrying out a variety of tasks for which we need to close lanes or carriageways on the A1, A14 and some local roads at times, usually overnight between 8pm and 6am, unless otherwise stated. A clearly signed diversion route will always be in place for closures.
For this week, the planned closures are:
Monday 29 April to Friday 3 May (five nights)
• A1 northbound between Buckden and Alconbury
Vehicles will travel east on the A428, north on the A1198, west on the A14 and then north on the A14 link road to re-join the A1
• A1 southbound between Alconbury and Buckden
Vehicles will be diverted south on the A14 link road, then east on the A14, south on the A1198 and west on the A428 to re-join the A1
• A14 eastbound between Ellington junction 20 and Brampton Hut junction 21
Vehicles will be diverted east on the A605 then south on the A1(M) to the A605 to re-join the A14 at junction 21.
Non motorway traffic will be diverted east at Wooley Hill, then north on Ellington Road and Wooley Road to re-join the A14.
• A14 westbound between Six Mile Bottom junction 36 and Histon junction 32
Motorway traffic will travel south on the A11, west on the A505 and then north on the M11.
Non motorway traffic will diverted on local roads through Cambridge
• A14 eastbound Bar Hill junction 29 exit slip
Vehicles wishing to leave the A14 at Bar Hill will need to exit the road at Swavesey junction 28 and return on the A14 westbound
Monday 29 April to Wednesday 1 May (three nights)
• A14 eastbound Histon junction 32 to Milton junction 33
Vehicles will be diverted along Kings Hedges Road to re-join the A14
Monday 29 (one night)
• Dry Drayton Road, Oakington
Wednesday 1 and Friday 3 May (two nights)
• Dry Drayton Road overbridge
For more information about this scheme, visit https://highwaysengland.co.uk/a14-cambridge-to-huntingdon-improvement-scheme-about/ , or stay updated by following us on https://twitter.com/a14c2h and https://en-gb.facebook.com/A14C2H/.
Please be advised that there are delays of around 45 minutes on the A1198 tailing back through Godmanchester due to works being undertaken by Anglian water.
Below is a map of the affected area
Wednesday 20 – Thursday 21 (two nights)
- High Street Boxworth, between A14 site compound and Cambridge Services roundabout
Saturday 23 6am – Monday 25 5am
- A1 southbound Brampton Hut to Buckden
Saturday 23 – Sunday 24 (two nights)
- A14 eastbound Swavesey junction 28 to Bar Hill junction 29
- A14 westbound Bar Hill junction 29 to Swavesey junction 28
Please find attached April 2019 Highway Events Diary. This month has seen a large number of applications reaching us and therefore the 2019 diary has expanded. Please take a moment to review the attached and if you have any questions please do get in touch.
East of England Showground 11th – 13th June 2019, Plantworx
*Please remember details of all highway events can be found on https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/travel-roads-and-parking/roads-and-pathways/highway-events/
Key event dates
28th April – St George’s Fayre March
5th May – Fen Drayton 10K
12th May – Sawston Charity Fun Run
25th and 26th May – The Duxford Air Festival
1st – 2nd June – Tour of Cambridgeshire
7th July – Race for Life, Cambridge
2nd July – Cambridge County Show (Wimpole Hall Farm)
1st August – Cambridge Folk Festival (Cherry Hinton Hall)
20th October – Cambridge Town and Gown