A38 Derby Junctions

We are improving the three existing roundabout junctions at A38/A5111 Kingsway, A38/A52 Markeaton and A38/A61 Little Eaton.

Region:  East Midlands
Start date:  2020-21
Cost:  £200 million – £250 million
Status:  PLANNED
Type:  Improvement Scheme
End date:  2024-25
Programme:  

Progress report

Our proposals for the A38 Derby Junctions have now been accepted by the Planning Inspectorate on 21 May 2019 for formal examination. This is a significant milestone for our scheme, as it means we’ve taken a big step towards delivering the much-needed improvements on this stretch of road. You can view our planning application on the Planning Inspectorate’s website.

Relevant Representations have now been received by the Planning Inspectorate regarding the A38 Derby Junctions scheme. You can view a list of all those registered to put their case on A38 Derby Junctions and their Relevant Representations.

What's next?

Over the next few months the Planning Inspectorate will make arrangements to carry out an examination of our application. This will be led by an examining authority made up of one or more examining inspectors. The Planning Inspectorate will then have 6 months to carry out the examination. You can find more information about this process on the Planning Inspectorate’s National Infrastructure Planning webpage.

The Preliminary Meeting will be held on the Tuesday 8 October 2019. Invitations to this meeting have been sent to Interested Parties. The Preliminary Meeting is held in public and concerns procedural matters only and not the merits of the application. It is not essential to attend the Preliminary Meeting.

Whether or not an interested party chooses to attend the Preliminary Meeting, they will still be sent details of how to further take part in the examination.

Timeline

Date Event
February to March 2015 Non-statutory public consultation
31 January 2018 Preferred route announcement
7 September to 18 October 2018 Statutory public consultation
23 April 2019 Development consent order application
Autumn 2020 Secretary of State decision
March 2021 Start of construction
September 2024 Open for traffic

Why we need this scheme

The Kingsway, Markeaton and Little Eaton junctions on the A38 currently suffer from heavy congestion. We are making improvements to these junctions to relieve this congestion.

Aims

The aims of the scheme are to:
  • reduce congestion
  • increase capacity
  • improve journey time reliability
  • improve road safety
  • support local regeneration and development plans

Guidance for people whose property may be affected by one of our schemes

Large scale or major public works alongside or close to a property can reduce its value, making it hard to sell at market rate.

We’ve produced the following documents which help you understand what you can do if you believe your house is impacted by major trunk road proposals or improvements:

Project media files and documents

Project timeline

Planned roadworks

Roadworks and Events for England

The latest incident information for England's motorway and trunk routes provided by Highways England

Location : The A516 eastbound. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:06 am
Location : The A38 southbound between the A516 and the junction with the A50 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:06 am
Location : The A38 northbound exit slip to the A516 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:06 am
Location : The A516 eastbound. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:06 am
Location : The A38 southbound. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:06 am
Location : The A38 northbound between the A50 and the junction with the A5111 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:05 am
Location : The A38 northbound between the A5132 and the junction with the A50 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:05 am
Location : The A38 northbound. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 16 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:05 am
Location : The A38 northbound entry slip from the A516 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 4:28 am
Location : The A38 northbound. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 4:28 am
Location : The A38 northbound at the junction with the A52 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 October 2019 to 06:00 on 28 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 northbound between the junctions with the A5111 and the A52 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 October 2019 to 06:00 on 28 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 northbound between the A52 and the junction with the A6 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 October 2019 to 06:00 on 28 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 northbound between the A61 Derby and the junction with the A610 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 16 October 2019 to 06:00 on 17 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 southbound. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 southbound between the A610 and the junction with the A61 Derby. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 October 2019 to 19 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 southbound between the A61 Derby and the junction with the A52 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 October 2019 to 06:00 on 28 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 northbound. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 16 October 2019 to 06:00 on 17 October 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 northbound exit slip to the A6 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm
Location : The A38 southbound at the junction with the A52 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 October 2019 to 06:00 on 21 October 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 October 2019 to 06:00 on 28 October 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 4:20 pm

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