A47 east road closure: Weeknights 30 Nov – 10 Dec 2020 8pm to 6am

The A47 eastbound will be closed at night so essential works can take place on Thorney bypass. Works include resurfacing, replacing the safety barrier and damaged road studs and renewing faded road markings.

Work is planned over two weeks from Monday 30 November to Thursday 10 December, on weeknights only, working between the hours of 8pm to 6am, subject to weather conditions. Highways England have closely liaised with the Local Highway Authority to agree the most suitable diversion routes for each of the closures below:

A47 eastbound closure between Eye Green and Station Road Roundabout, starting Monday 30 November to Thursday 10 December

  • Eastbound traffic will be diverted off the A47 at Welland Road Roundabout onto the A16, B1443 and B1040 to re-join the A47 at Station Road Roundabout.

A47 westbound closure between Station Road Roundabout and Oversley Roundabout, starting Monday 30 November to Thursday 10 December

  • Westbound traffic would be diverted off the A47 at the Station Road Roundabout onto the B1040/Station Road and the B1167/The Causeway to re-join the A47 at Causeway Lodge Roundabout.

Please be aware that the speed limit is 30mph through Thorney to the roundabout.