Transport secretary Chris Grayling has given his commitment into making the Ely North junction upgrade a priority for the Department for Transport.
Campaigners will speak to the transport secretary to press the case for a multi-million pound investment on a bottleneck railway junction.
More than £8 million in funding has been agreed for a study which could bring forward work to ease the bottleneck at the Ely North junction by five years.
An agreement to move forward work to improve rail capacity through the Ely area has taken a significant step forward thanks to funding from two local enterprise partnerships (LEPs).
MPs and officials were told improvements to Ely North rail junction could begin in three years’ time.
MPs were told today of a multi million pound offer by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to break the deadlock over funding rail improvements.
Parents have vowed to keep a primary school open after the trust that runs it started the process to close it.