Highways England

Road Safety

M1 safety week reduces collisions by a third

200 dangerous drivers stopped by police Hundreds given safety tips at motorway services The number of incidents during the Highways…


Highways England teams weigh in with one tonne donation for food banks

Almost 1000kg of items was collected by the teams taking care of motorways and main A roads across the East…

Teaching & Training

Biggest ever emergency exercise planned for M62

Around 100 workers from Greater Manchester and Cheshire’s emergency services will work with Highways England’s traffic officers through the night…

Government Investment

Making tracks in tackling tyre graveyards as new road surface using rubber is trialled

If successful, it is hoped that this new method will take a huge step towards tackling the millions of disused…


Here we go! Football fans urged to remember basic rules of road as new season kicks off

It comes as a snap poll by Highways England found that 29 per cent of supporters expect to travel more…

Government Investment

Huge stride forward in upgrade of M6 junction

Contractor John Sisk & Son has been appointed to design and build the new junction at Walsall which will replace…

Road Safety

New ‘fatalities stats’ under the Freedom of Information Act

If you ever travel along the M11, you may be interested in the new figures released by Highways England in…

Government Investment

Highways England awards groundbreaking contracts to deliver major upgrades

Highways England has signed a £61.4 million contract with supply chain partner Geoffrey Osborne Ltd to deliver a major upgrade…

Technology & Innovation

Highways England unveils successful air quality and innovation competition entries

The technology would inform drivers of the time remaining before traffic lights will change to green at junctions and suggest an appropriate speed,…