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.


SWLEP Project Summary Report

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A350 Bumpers to Brook
Dualling of the A350 at Chippenham between Bumpers and Brook roundabouts.
A350 Chippenham Bypass Improvements
Dualling of the A350 at Chippenham between Badger and Brook roundabouts and north and south approaches to Chequers roundabout.
In progress
Chippenham Station
Enhance the station facilities and the development of surrounding land for improved car parking, commercial and residential property.
Digital Mansion - Corsham
Refurbishment of the Mansion House building in Corsham to create an incubation space for businesses working within the digital or innovation sector.
Dyson A429 Improvements
Road junction improvements to enable the expansion of the Dyson Technology Park and interdependent developments.
Improvements to M4 Junction 16
Essential infrastructure improvements to the M4 Junction 16 in order to deliver the Wichelstowe development.
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.
LGF Sustainable Transport (Swindon)
A series of sustainable transport infrastructure schemes that support the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) bid.
Funding Approved
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.
Funding Approved
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.
Funding Approved
New Eastern Villages Business Case
The single largest urban extension in England with 8,000 homes planned by 2026, with new employment land capable of supporting 4,000 new jobs.
New Eastern Villages Great Stall Bridge
Great Stall Bridge will connect the New Eastern Villages development with the existing community. This project is currently on hold.
New Eastern Villages Greenbridge Roundabout
Major improvement works to the Greenbridge roundabout junction as part of a programme to improve major routes into Swindon.
Funding Approved
New Eastern Villages Southern Connector Road
To provide a new link road between the New Eastern Villages and the Commonhead roundabout in Swindon.
Funding Approved
New Eastern Villages West of A419
Traffic management measures and junction improvements within East Swindon as part of the New Eastern Villages development.
Funding Approved
New Eastern Villages White Hart Junction
White Hart Junction provides a key gateway into Swindon, connecting the A420 with the A419.
Porton Science Park
The first phase of a new science incubator and grow-on space for science and technology businesses near Salisbury.
In progress
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...
Funding Approved
Royal Artillery Museum
The Royal Artillery Museum will tell the stories of archaeology, ecology, military and social history of Salisbury Plain.
Funding Approved
Swindon Bus Boulevard
Relocation of Swindon's bus station from its current location off Manchester Road to the Cheltenham Street surface car park.
In progress
Ultra Fast Broadband
To procure and deploy an Ultrafast / NGA fibre broadband solution in Wiltshire.
Planning Approved
Wichelstowe Southern Access
Provide the fourth and final access point required to deliver the Wichelstowe housing development
Funding Approved
Wiltshire College Lackham
New build Agricultural Technology Centre, infrastructure and upgrade works to boost the rural economy.
In progress
Wiltshire College Salisbury
Refurbishment and a new build extension for Wiltshire College's Salisbury campus.
Planning Approved
Yarnbrook West Ashton Relief Road
Investing in the construction of a relief road from the A350 in the Yarnbrook and West Ashton area.