A12/J27 Motts Bridge – Closures and diversion routes

A12 J27 Motts Bridge – closures and diversion routes


Bridge refurbishment work will be taking place on the A12 J27 Motts Bridge with planned closures taking place to the main A12 north and southbound carriageways (see table below for details).


The carriageways will be closed on weeknights between 8pm and 6am so that the bridge deck expansion joints can be replaced.  At these times, a signed diversion route will be in place (see attached drawings).


Date and Time Location and Direction Diversion Route
10-14 September

Weeknights 8pm-6am

A12 J27-28


Signed diversion via junction 27, Cymbeline Way, Cowdray Avenue and A1232 Ipswich Road back to junction 29.
17-21 September A12 J28-27


Signed diversion via junction 28, Axial Way, Severalls Lane, A1232 Ipswich Road, Cowdray Avenue and Cymbeline Way back to junction 27.


If you require further information regarding this scheme or other works in the area, please contact info@highwaysengland.co.uk or call 0300 123 5000.

Sue Green

Clerk's Assistant