A27 Worthing and Lancing improvement

One of a package of 4 schemes to reduce congestion on the A27.

Region:  South East
Start date:  TBC
Cost:  ¬£50 million to ¬£100 million
Status:  PLANNED
Type:  Major Scheme
End date:  TBC
Programme:  A27 schemes

Progress report

The scheme is currently under review and a further update will be provided soon.

The Report on Public Consultation has been published.

What's next

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Why we need this scheme

The Worthing and Lancing section of the A27 lacks road and junction capacity. As a result it suffers from congestion, particularly at Grove Lodge, Durrington Cemetery and Lyons Way. Planned growth along the wider A27 corridor is likely to worsen the problem. The Worthing and Lancing improvement scheme aims to improve the capacity of the road and junctions along the stretch of single carriageway in Worthing and the narrow dual carriageway in Lancing. The extent and scale of the improvements, including the option of fully dualling, are to be determined.

Aims

The objectives for the scheme are to:
  • reduce congestion on the Worthing-Lancing section of the A27
  • manage the impact of planned growth and support the wider economy
  • minimise impacts on and where possible seek opportunities for enhancing the environment
  • provide safer roads and more reliable journeys by reducing travel delays
  • improve accessibility for all users

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Planned roadworks

Roadworks and Events for England

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Location : The A23 northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A273 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Horticultural works. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 21 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Posted: June 20, 2019, 8:02 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A24 North and the A24 South. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 June 2019 to 06:00 on 27 June 2019.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 7:13 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A24 South and the A24 North. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 June 2019 to 06:00 on 27 June 2019.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 7:13 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A280 and the A284 Arundel East. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 June 2019 to 06:00 on 23 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A280 and the A284 Arundel East. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 June 2019 to 06:00 on 23 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the A280 and the junction with the A284 Arundel East. Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 June 2019 to 06:00 on 23 June 2019.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A284 Arundel West and the A29 North. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 08:00 on 23 June 2019 to 16:30 on 23 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A24 South and the A24 North. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 10:00 on 21 June 2019 to 15:00 on 21 June 2019. Schedule : From 10:00 on 24 June 2019 to 15:00 on 24 June 2019.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A24 North and the A24 South. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 10:00 on 21 June 2019 to 15:00 on 21 June 2019. Schedule : From 10:00 on 24 June 2019 to 15:00 on 24 June 2019.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A284 Arundel East and the junction with the A280 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 June 2019 to 06:00 on 23 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: June 19, 2019, 2:29 pm

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