Highways England - A47 North Tuddenham to Easton improvement

Highways England have submitted their application to the Planning Inspectorate for the Development Consent Order to construct the proposed dualled A47. The Parish Council is registered as an Interested Party and will be partaking in the examination of the application. Full details of the Development Consent Order application, the various stages of the process and all associated documents are available on the Planning Inspectorate website.

PRE-PLANNING APPLICATION CONSULATION

Monday 15th August  to Sunday 9th October 2022

Before we finalise and submit the planning application, tell, us what you think of our proposals for the Norwich Western Link.

Consultation events will be held at:

Barnham Broom Village Hall - Friday 2nd September 2022 - 12-8pm

The Costessey Centre, Stafford Hall - Friday 9th September 2022 - 1-8pm

Weston Longville, Hall for All - Thursday 15th September 2022 - 12-8pm

Felthorpe Village Hall - Thursday 22nd September  - 12-8pm

Please follow the link to view the proposals and respond to the consultation

https://www.pinpointcloud.co.uk/NorwichWesternLink/

A47 Flythrough Video

Highways England have released a video showing a flythrough of the route of the proposed dualling between North Tuddenham and Easton. 

This can be viewed on youtube.

The Parish Council are closely monitoring progress of the dualling project and are in regular contact with Highways England. The timeline of the project is as follows:

Date                                     Event

2020                                     Statutory consultation (Feb-April 2020) - Now completed

March 2021                         Submission of Development Consent Order. 

February 2022                    Expected decision on the Development Consent Order application.

January - March 2022-23  Expected start of building works

2024-25                               Expected completion of road

The Parish Council will share as much information as they are able as it becomes available. This will be shared via the website, Council facebook page, village noticeboards, Council meetings and minutes.

Previous versions of the A47 plans:

Preferred Route Announcement (August 2017)

Stage 2 Design (September 2017)

Design Fix A (December 2019)

Stage 3 Design (February 2020)

Extract from the latest Scheme Plan (February 2020) - A47 at Honingham only

Extract of draft plan for dualling of the A47 at Honingham