Thursday, January 21, 2021

Stonehenge’s £1.6bn plan inches closer…

After 32 years since the scheme was proposed in the 1989 Roads for Prosperity programme, the Highways Agency has agreed a route for the...

Orange emergency areas in new trial

Highways England has started a trial of highly-visible orange emergency areas on the M1 and M25 so they are more obvious to drivers on...

A47 upgrade plans for 2021 opening

Highways England has announced its preferred routes for dualling three parts of the busy 115-mile stretch of the A47 between Peterborough and Great Yarmouth,...

Testing the UK’s best…

Tests of skill, knowledge, and judgement at 51st Bus Driver of the Year put FirstGroup drivers in the top two out of 99 finalists....

New style for latest smart m-way

The £174m M3 upgrade to a smart motorway is now complete - and it introduces a new style of emergency refuge area. The work...

Major milestone for A21 upgrade as new flyover opens

A new flyover, built as part of a major upgrade on the A21 in Kent, opened last Thursday (6 July). The work is part of...

Public backs M25 Waltham Cross junction upgrade

A proposed multi-million pound upgrade to a busy M25 junction in Hertfordshire has won support in a public consultation. Under the plans, junction 25 of...

Government unveils £6.1bn of road upgrades

A £6.1bn programme of road improvements has been unveiled by Transport Minister Jesse Norman as part of the government’s £23bn upgrade to the road...

New M8 fully open: missing link ended

Glasgow and Edinburgh are now connected with uninterrupted motorway, with the opening of seven miles of the new £500m M8 this week. It completes the...

Dartford survey aims to cut traffic queues

Highways England has started an short online survey to help it “better understand travel behaviours and journey patterns” across the existing Dartford Crossing. It says...

Obituary: John R Davies, Lakeside Coaches Founder

John R Davies, Founder and former Managing Director of Lakeside Coaches of Ellesmere, died on 19 January after a long illness. He was 82. John...