Projects

The work of the SWLEP can often be most visible in the infrastructure and place-shaping projects it funds, delivering a well-connected, reliable and resilient system that supports the continued development of our city, towns and villages as thriving and attractive places to live and work.

High-speed rail links to the country's cities

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Completed
A350 Bumpers to Brook
Dualling of the A350 at Chippenham between Bumpers and Brook roundabouts.

Investment: £3,340,000

Completed
A350 Chippenham Bypass Improvements
Dualling of the A350 at Chippenham between Badger and Brook roundabouts and north and south approaches to Chequers roundabout.

Investment: £7,247,000

In progress
Chippenham Station
Enhance the station facilities and the development of surrounding land for improved car parking, commercial and residential property.

Investment: £34,000,000

Completed
Dyson A429 Improvements
Road junction improvements to enable the expansion of the Dyson Technology Park and interdependent developments. Accommodating increased traffic movem...

Investment: £2,000,000

Completed
Improvements to M4 Junction 16
Essential infrastructure improvements to the M4 Junction 16 in order to deliver the Wichelstowe development.

Investment: £12,613,000

Completed
Improvements to M4 Junction 17
Increasing the capacity of M4 Junction 17 to cope with traffic flows forecast as a result of growth across Swindon and north Wiltshire.

Investment: £1,460,000

Completed
LGF Sustainable Transport (Swindon)
A series of sustainable transport infrastructure schemes that support the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) bid.

Investment: £4,375,000

In progress
Maltings and Central Car Park, Salisbury
A major transformational project to redevelop the Central Car Park and Coach Park site for commercial and residential uses.

Investment: £83,060,000

Completed
Mansion House - Corsham
Refurbishment of the Mansion House building in Corsham to create an incubation space for businesses working within the digital or innovation sector, i...

Investment: £3,900,000

In progress
New Eastern Villages A420 Gablecross
Junction improvements required to increase capacity to deal with existing and new demand, provide access to the New Eastern Villages development.

Investment: £5,368,000

Full Business Case Approved
New Eastern Villages Business Case
The single largest urban extension in England with 8,000 homes, supporting 4,000 new jobs.

Investment:

Funding approved
New Eastern Villages Great Stall Bridge
Great Stall Bridge will connect the New Eastern Villages development with the existing community.

Investment: £17,922,000

Completed
New Eastern Villages Greenbridge Roundabout
Major improvement works to the Greenbridge roundabout junction as part of a programme to improve major routes into Swindon.

Investment: £5,300,000

In progress
New Eastern Villages Southern Connector Road
To provide a new link road between the New Eastern Villages and the Commonhead roundabout in Swindon.

Investment: £20,949,000

In progress
New Eastern Villages West of A419
Traffic management measures and junction improvements within East Swindon as part of the New Eastern Villages development.

Investment: £2,613,000

In progress
New Eastern Villages White Hart Junction
White Hart Junction provides a key gateway into Swindon, connecting the A420 with the A419.

Investment: £32,800,000

In progress
People Friendly Salisbury
People Friendly Salisbury is a scheme designed to prioritise space for pedestrians and cyclists in the centre of Salisbury.

Investment: £3,105,000

Completed
Porton Science Park
The first phase of a new science incubator and grow-on space for science and technology businesses near Salisbury.

Investment: £39,600,000

Completed
Rapid Transit
Deliver three high quality bus routes that support economic growth and deliver Swindon's strategic growth areas of Eastern Villages, Wichelstowe and T...

Investment: £14,748,000

Full Business Case Approved
Salisbury River Park
Flood alleviation/ River Corridor improvements

Investment: £18,900,000

Full Business Case Approved
Swindon Bus Boulevard
Relocation of Swindon's bus station from its current location off Manchester Road to the Cheltenham Street surface car park.

Investment: £6,000,000

Completed
Ultra Fast Broadband
To procure and deploy an Ultrafast / NGA fibre broadband solution in Wiltshire.

Investment: £3,000,000

In progress
Wichelstowe Southern Access
Provide the fourth and final access point required to deliver the Wichelstowe housing development

Investment: £118,196,000

Completed
Wiltshire College Lackham
New build Agricultural Technology Centre, infrastructure and upgrade works to boost the rural economy, including a Higher Education Centre which will ...

Investment: £9,200,000

In progress
Wiltshire College Salisbury
Refurbishment and a new build extension for Wiltshire College's Salisbury campus for Construction, Engineering a new Life Science curriculum and a Hig...

Investment: £14,830,000