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The Transport Minister, Stephen Hammond has travelled along the A47 from Great Yarmouth to Peterborough to see for himself the problems with the road.
Business leaders and MPs are calling for more investment to improve the troubled road.
The Transport Minister Stephen Hammond has been in Norfolk to see first-hand the problems with the A47.
He took a trip from Great Yarmouth to Norwich while he was here and Kate Prout went to meet him. You can watch her extended interview here.
The Transport Minister Stephen Hammond, is visiting the region today to see for himself the challenges facing businesses and motorists who rely on the A47.
The Minister will travel along the key route between Great Yarmouth and Peterborough as business leaders make a case for greater investment.
He will also meet with local MPs and listen to views on the road, to see what can be done to tackle the problems that drivers face.
The visit comes after the a Government announcement on he 20th August that the Department for Transport would undertake a feasibility study on the A47.