Highways England

Government Investment

More than 800 miles of roadworks completed or lifted in time for Christmas

Highways England traffic officers working to keep motorists moving over the festive period Company urges drivers to prepare themselves and…

Road Safety

Smart motorways to be reviewed

According to reports from the BBC, Graham Shapps, the Transport Secretary, has told MPs “We know people are dying on…


Drivers are to blame for smart motorway crash statistics, not new road design – suggests roads chief

Jim O’Sullivan, the chief executive of Highways England cited examples of motorists stopping to exchange contact details after minor shunts…

Technology & Innovation

Highways England keeping a watchful eye on motorway upgrade

The use of a drone means Highways England can view progress in 3D quality across a much larger area. This…

Road Safety

Highways England statement following publication of DfT’s Reported road casualties in Great Britain: 2018 report

Highways England’s Head of Road Safety Richard Leonard said: Our aim is to provide a network where no one is…

Road Safety

Month-long crackdown to improve road safety on M62

Operation Pennine to focus on key east to west route HGV supercab to spend four weeks patrolling motorway Highways England…

Road Safety

Student drivers urged to lighten up before taking to the road as Freshers’ season starts

New research suggests over half of students would potentially drive an overloaded car Data shows 7 out of 10 students…

Road Safety

Roadside recovery industry offered ‘smart’ training by Highways England

Highways England, the government company responsible for the country’s motorways and major A roads, has joined forces with the Network…

Government Investment

M20 reopens ahead of schedule after successful bridge demolition

Highfield Lane Bridge, which crosses over the M20 just east of the existing junction 10 near Ashford was demolished over…