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Transport Minister visits the A47

The Transport Minister is visiting the region today to see first-hand the challenges facing businesses and motorists who rely on the A47.

Stephen Hammond will travel between Great Yarmouth and Peterborough, as a case for more investment is made.

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Transport Minister travels on the A47

A47, Swaffham Credit: PA Images

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.

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