Skegness Roman Bank Highway improvements

Scheme Phasing Plan


The Skegness Roman Bank Improvement scheme saw the full reconstruction of a 550-metre section of carriageway and footway between the Burgh Road/Castleton Boulevard junction to just past Elmhirst Avenue.

As part of the works, the following improvements were made:

  • 550m of carriageway excavated and replaced with 7,000 tonnes of new tarmac and other materials
  • New road lining
  • Half a mile of new drainage installed
  • Refurbished the pedestrian crossing near the junction of Roman Bank and Sea View Road
  • Footways on both sides of the carriageway rebuilt

Aims and Benefits

  • Keep the coast's road network up and running
  • Improve journeys in Skegness
  • Increase safety for all road users

Cost and Funding

The total cost for the Skegness Roman Bank improvement project was £4.8m and was co-funded by £3.6m from the Department for Transport's Challenge Fund and £1.2m from Lincolnshire County Council.nty Council.


*All future dates are projected and subject to change dependent on external factors.