Legislation & Regulation

Green light for increase in speed through roadworks

Limit through roadworks to increase to 60mph – where safe and where shown on road signs
Government Investment

Government to improve road journeys across the country with £93 million investment

32 local authorities awarded share of £93.4 million to repair roads and bridges A further £900,000 will fund scientists, innovators,…

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…

Government Investment

Highways England goes multilingual with roadworks signs!

Highways England has started giving roadworks information in nine foreign languages on several of its portable electronic variable messages signs.…


Back of the net – Highways England helping football fans this weekend

The English Football League play-offs always offer nerve-tingling excitement for supporters and drama aplenty with six teams featuring across three finals,…


Britain’s biggest road upgrade uncovers extremely rare Roman coin

The ‘radiate’ coin, which depicts the Roman emperor Ulpius Cornelius Laelianus wearing a radiate crown, is only the second of…

Road Safety

Giant mobile barrier lorries rolled out

The 16-tonne barriers are among the latest innovations demonstrating Highways England’s commitment to investing in new technology to improve safety…