Motorway

Road Safety
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Government set to revisit motorway speed limits?

According to the Telegraph, transport secretary Grant Shapps is exploring the idea of increasing the speed limit on motorways and…

Government Investment
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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…

Government Investment
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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…

Other
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Innovative incident response vehicle geared up to reduce traffic delays

An innovative all-in-one response vehicle that can stop and direct motorway traffic after incidents – then clean up spillages and repair the road afterwards – is set to dramatically reduce delays for drivers
Road Safety
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Shocking pictures show motorway miracle as driver escapes flying tyre smash

An unsuspecting driver narrowly avoided disaster after a flying tyre crashed into his windscreen on a motorway
Road Safety
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New style roadworks cut disruption for drivers and residents

Highways England has changed the way it is working on two motorway upgrades – and has cut the length of…

Road Safety
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Ready, set, lift! Giant ‘superspan’ gantry installed across M6

The structure is nearly 131ft (40m) in length and weighs around 46 tonnes. It was lowered into place by a…

Other
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More than 80 drivers fined after driving wrong way on motorway to avoid accident

It followed a six-vehicle crash on Saturday afternoon which saw the road closed for 25 minutes