Highways England

Legislation & Regulation
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Leftfield advice for motorway users

Highways England has launched a new campaign advising drivers to ‘go left’ if they break down on the motorway. The…

Legislation & Regulation
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Rubbish CCTV cameras

Littering motorists are set to be placed in the sin bin thanks to new roadside camera technology. From next month,…

Road Safety
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‘X’ offenders go unpunished

Smart motorways seem to be the road safety nightmare that just keeps on giving. It how now been admitted that…

Road Safety
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Smart motorways highlight further failings

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has been asked to consider a charge of corporate manslaughter for Highways England following the…

Road Safety
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Is a major review in to smart motorways well overdue?

Smart motorways are “inherently unsafe and dangerous and should be abandoned”. This is the view  of police and crime commissioner…

Road Safety
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Shutting the Gate

In a new effort to reduce tailgating on Britain’s road network, Highways England has been trialling special roadside camera technology…

Technology & Innovation
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Highways England breaks new ground with eco drive to bring the country’s verges to life

Highways England is driving a new initiative which will have wide-reaching benefits for the environment and biodiversity – and the answer lies in the soil.
Government Investment
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Highways England begins search for partner to build Britain’s longest road tunnel

Highways England is today inviting tenders for its largest ever contract, the £2 billion package to build the longest road tunnel in Britain that sits at the heart of the proposed Lower Thames Crossing, the most ambitious roads project for a generation.
Other
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Highways England signs BuildForce charter to encourage ex-military personnel into construction

Ex-military personnel wanting to join the construction industry have received a major boost today after Highways England signed the BuildForce Veteran Alliance Charter to support them into the industry.