A14 Road closures - updated weekly

Updated Friday 25 September

We have added this information to our website as we feel it is important to residents. This information is provided by Highways England. For further support or to discuss this with somebody, please contact them via the Highways England website.

You will see the dates, number of nights in brackets, followed by the junctions that are closed and a description of the diversions in place. We hope this helps you to plan your upcoming routes.

Please note that it is sometimes necessary for Highways England to undertake unscheduled closures to undertake emergency repairs.

Contact information for your A14 sections stakeholder manager can be found on the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme page of our website.

For specific information about A14 upgrade work that affects Histon, Impington and Orchard Park please see our Histon, Impington and Orchard Park A14 information page.

Please note South Cambridgeshire District Council cannot answer specific queries regarding the information provided below. If you have any specific queries please contact Highways England using their email address or phone number located at the bottom of this page. 

Update: 23 September 2020

Over the next 2 weeks, Highways England have planned closures of the southbound approach on the Swavesey junction overbridge, between the A14 eastbound entry slip and the A14 westbound J24b exit slip.

These closures are to allow them to safely undertake remedial work on the overbridge, which includes replacing damaged kerbing. Once complete, the temporary traffic management at the junction and on the A1307 eastbound approach to the roundabout will be removed.

The works are scheduled to take place over 10 nights, 5 nights this week (Monday – Saturday) and 5 nights next week (Monday – Thursday) between 9pm and 6am.

Monday 21 September to Saturday 26 September (6 nights)

  • Swavesey junction overbridge southbound (between A14 eastbound J24 entry slip and A14 westbound J24b exit slip)

Wednesday 23 September to Saturday 26 September (4 nights)

  • A14 westbound Swavesey J24b exit slip

Monday 28 September to Thursday 1 October (4 nights)

  • Swavesey junction overbridge southbound, including A14 westbound J24b exit slip and A14 westbound J24 entry slip

Signed diversions will be in place and special signs placed on the A14 eastbound for those exiting the main carriageway wishing to access Cambridge Services.

Full closures 

The below are overnight between 8pm and 6am, unless otherwise stated.

Monday 21 September to Saturday 26 September (6 nights)

  • Hinchingbrooke Park Road loop.
  • Swavesey junction overbridge southbound, between A14 eastbound junction 24 entry slip and A14 westbound junction 24b exit slip.

Vehicles on the A14 wishing to access Boxworth and the Services will be diverted to continue on the A14 to Bar Hill junction 25 and return westbound to exit at junction 24a. Vehicles from the A1307 or Swavesey wishing to access the A14 westbound can travel east on the A1307 or A14 to Bar Hill and return westbound.

Wednesday 23 September to Saturday 26 September (4 nights)

  • A14 westbound Swavesey junction 24b exit slip.

Vehicles will be signposted to exit the A14 at junction 24a for Boxworth and the Services.

9pm Saturday 26 September to 8am Sunday 27 September (1 night)

  • Brampton Road B1514 between station car park and Edison Bell Way.

Vehicles on the Huntingdon town centre side will be diverted onto the ring road, St Peters Road to A141 west to Brampton / Brampton Racecourse junction and into Brampton via B1514. Vehicles on the Brampton side of the closure will follow this diversion in reverse. 

Monday 28 September to Friday 2 October (5 nights)

  • Swavesey junction overbridge southbound, including A14 westbound junction 24 entry slip and A14 westbound junction 24b exit slip

Vehicles on the A14 wishing to access Boxworth and the Services will be diverted to continue on the A14 to Bar Hill junction 25 and return westbound to exit at junction 24a. Vehicles from the A1307 or Swavesey wishing to access the A14 westbound can travel east on the A1307 or A14 to Bar Hill and return westbound.

  • Hinchingbrooke Park Road access from B1514 Brampton Road

Vehicles will be diverted onto Huntingdon Ring Road and return westbound on B1514 Brampton Road to use Hinchingbrooke Park Road loop.

Friday 2 October (1 night)

  • Princes Street, Huntingdon

For more information about this scheme, visit the Highways England website or follow the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme Twitter or Facebook accounts.

If you have any issues please contact Highways England using their email address or phone number located near the bottom of our Contact us page.

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