Work starts on restoration of Great Yarmouth Venetian Waterways on 11th of June.
Snape Maltings Flood Defences
£125k LEP Contribution for Snape Maltings Flood Defences approved.
Great Yarmouth Flood Defences
£8.2m LEP contribution to Great Yarmouth Flood Defences approved.
Two projects intended to relieve congestion on the A140 are approved: Hempnall Roundabout (awarded £650,770) and the Eye Airfield Link Road (awarded £1.46m).
The Broadland Northway (formerly known as the Norwich Northern Distributor Road) was officially launched on the 11th of April 2018.
Snetterton Employment Area
£2.65m LEP Contribution to upgrade the power infrastructure at the Snetterton Employment area.
Construction started to improve Ipswich’s main square.
Cefas Marine Science Hub
£1.4m LEP Contribution to Cefas Marine Science Hub approved.
Bacton to Walcott Coastal Management
£1.08m LEP Contribution to Bacton to Walcott Coastal Management Scheme approved.
Great Yarmouth Rail Station Interchange
£2m works started to improve the route from the station into town, starting with improving traffic flow on The Conge.
Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing
Government announced approval of the £120m project.
Superfast Broadband Coverage – 90% in Suffolk, 88% in Norfolk
Great Yarmouth Transport
£8.8m Great Yarmouth Transport Package Works Started
South Lowestoft Industrial Estate
£2.5m South Lowestoft Industrial Estate Work on Industrial Units Started
Bury Relief Road Complete
£10m Bury St Edmund’s Eastern Relief Road Complete
Beccles Road Works
£5m Beccles Southern Relief Road Works Started
Norwich Area Transport Strategy: City Centre
£7m Norwich Area Transportation Strategy City Centre Package (£7m) – Westlegate / All Saints Green Pedestrian Complete
Lowestoft Flood Scheme
£10m Lowestoft Flood Alleviation Scheme Approved
£42k Felbrigg Junction Improvement Complete
Aviation Academy Open
£3.3m International Aviation Academy at Norwich (£3.3m) Open
East Coast College
£10m East Coast College Energy Skills & Engineering Centre Approved
Ely Rail Study
£3.3m Ely Area Rail Enhancements Feasibility Study Approved
Sudbury Western Bypass Study
£100k Sudbury Western Bypass Study Completed
Norwich Northern Distributor Road
£10m LEP Contribution to Norwich Northern Distributor Road Awarded
Lynnsport Road Open
£1m Lynnsport Access Road Open
Beccles Relief Road
£5m Beccles Southern Relief Road – Land Purchase Approved
Ipswich Waterfront Innovation Centre
£1.85m Ipswich Waterfront Innovation Centre Opens
College of West Anglia
£6.5m College of West Anglia University Centre Opens
Ipswich Cornhill Regeneration – Public Consultation Begins
Thetford Enterprise Park
£2m Thetford Enterprise Park Transport Package Approved
King’s Lynn Innovation Centre
£3m King’s Lynn Innovation Centre Opens
Growing Business Fund
Growing Business Fund – £13m Awarded to 265 Businesses to Create 1,800 Jobs
Great Yarmouth Improvements
£9m Great Yarmouth Transport Improvements – Work Starts
Norwich Area Transport Strategy: A11
£13.175m A11 Transport Improvements – Work Starts
International Aviation Academy
£3.3 Norwich International Airport Aviation Academy – Building Starts
Bury St Edmund’s Relief Road
£10m Bury St Edmund’s Eastern Relief Road – Work Starts
Ipswich Upper Orwell Crossing, Lowestoft Third River Crossing Approved by Government
Lynnsport Access Road
£1m Lynnsport Access Road, King’s Lynn – Work Starts
Transport Improvements for Norwich City Centre – Work Starts
£2.5m Lowestoft Enterprise Zone – Land Purchased
West Suffolk College
£7m West Suffolk College Engineering & Innovation Technology Centre – Building Purchased
Norwich Longwater Junction Improvements – Work Starts
Superfast Broadband Coverage – 85% in Suffolk, 80% in Norfolk
Easton and Otley College
£2.5m Easton and Otley College Construction Training Centre Opens
Growth Deal 1
Growth Deal Contract Awarded by Government