A hundred million pounds to prise open a bottleneck - and the prospect of a billion pounds to speed up traffic on a second vital route.
The first project turned from dream to reality today - work finally starting after forty years of campaigning on the final stretch of A11 duelling in Suffolk.
But big questions remain over when work on the A14 in Cambridgeshire will start - and how the massive bill can be afforded.
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Olympic long jumper Greg Rutherford has opened up his back garden to aspiring athletes in Milton Keynes.
This evening will see some heavy thundery showers in places before clearing in the early hours of tomorrow. Lows of 14 deg C (57 deg F).
This afternoon could see some heavy and thundery showers. Away from the showers though some warm sunny spells are likely. Highs of 25 deg C