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MEPs call for A47 funding

The A47 runs from Great Yarmouth to the Midlands Photo: ITV Anglia

The European Parliament has been asked to help fund a series of improvements to the A47.

The road, which links Great Yarmouth to the Midlands, does not qualify for Euro subsidies because it is not considered to be a core route.

Conservative MEPs Geoffrey Van Orden and Vicky Ford have called on the European Parliament to recognise the importance of the A47, and to provide it with funding to dual it and improve junctions.

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