Managing England's motorways and strategic A roads on behalf of the Department for Transport.


Safer, smoother journeys for A595 users around Whitehaven in Cumbria

The High­ways Agency is spend­ing more than £429,000 this month to pro­vide dri­vers and other road users with smoother and safer jour­neys along the A595 near White­haven in Cum­bria. The resur­fac­ing project is being deliv­ered along two sec­tions of the route – around Egre­mont and at Bigrigg – in work which started on Tuesday16 September…

Press releaseNorth West19 September 2014

Introducing Dart Charge from late November New payment arrangements will come into effect at the Dartford Crossing during late November, the Highways Agency announced today. Registration for pre-pay accounts will open well in advance of these changes.

Press releaseSouth East19 September 2014

A5 Dodwells roundabout in Leicestershire set for improvement A Highways Agency scheme aimed at improving safety and easing congestion at the A5 Dodwells roundabout in Leicestershire will get underway next month.

Press releaseEast Midlands19 September 2014

A45/A46 Tollbar End scheme near Coventry - Two overnight carriageway closures on the A45 Stonebridge Highway As part of the Highways Agency’s £106 million investment to improve the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, two overnight carriageway closures are required in the coming week.

Press releaseEast Midlands18 September 2014

Slip road closures for bridge repairs on M54 near Telford Work to repair the damaged edge of a motorway bridge will be carried out at junction 4 of the M54 near Telford, Shropshire from Monday 13 October.

Press releaseWest Midlands17 September 2014

£4.9 million scheme to resurface and waterproof Huntworth viaduct on M5 Road users will benefit from a resurfaced viaduct, with upgraded waterproofing, at Huntworth on the M5 between junctions 23 and 24.

Press releaseSouth West17 September 2014

Reminder: Part of M1 junction 24 closed this weekend for bridge work

The High­ways Agency is remind­ing road users – par­tic­u­larly those with flights to catch at East Mid­lands Air­port — that part of the M1 at junc­tion 24 in Leices­ter­shire will be closed this week­end. Advance notice is also given that the A50 east­bound will be closed overnight between the War­ren Farm round­about at junc­tion 24A…

Press releaseWest Midlands17 September 2014

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See below for a selection of recently added projects, or find your project.
A38 Dry Bridge Replacement

Works to replace Dry Bridge, which crosses over the A38 Devon Express­way near the vil­lage of Rattery.

Type: Road project

M5 Junction 27 to 28 Willand Resurfacing

Works to resur­face the M5 junc­tion 27 to 28.

Type: Road project

A23 / M23 Road Resurfacing / Footway Renewal Works / Gas Replacement

Works to resur­face the car­riage­way and under­take man­hole, kerb repairs and foot­way repairs on the A23.

Type: Road project

A36 Salisbury Roundabout Improvements

Works to ease con­ges­tion on the A36 Sal­is­bury Roundabout.

Type: Road project

A458 Winnington Green Resurfacing

The pro­posed foot­way resur­fac­ing works for this scheme will include repairs and also instal­la­tion of new edge kerbs to replace exist­ing dam­aged ones.

Type: Road project

A46 M4 Junction 18 Roundabout and Slip Road Resurfacing

Resur­fac­ing of the A46 M4 junc­tion 18 round­about and slip roads.

Type: Road project

M5 Northbound Junction 8 to 7 Resurfacing

Works to resur­face the car­riage­way and renew road mark­ings and road studs on M5 junc­tion 8 to 7.

Type: Road project

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M60 Junction 8 to M62 Junction 20 smart motorway - Report on outcome of SI consultation on implementation of variable mandatory speed limits

Report on out­come of SI con­sul­ta­tion on imple­men­ta­tion of vari­able manda­tory speed limits


Annual Report 2013-2014

Annual Report 2013–2014


Dartford crossing remote payment scheme - Dart Charge leaflet

This doc­u­ment is avail­able from GOV.UK: Dart Charge leaflet


M40 Junction 12 Improvements Scheme: draft orders - April 2014

Explana­tory state­ment, pub­lic notice, draft com­pul­sory pur­chase order, draft scheme order and draft side road order.


M40 Junction 12 Improvements Scheme: Public information exhibition leaflet and panels - April 2014

Pub­lic infor­ma­tion exhi­bi­tion leaflet and panels


Route Strategies Evidence Reports

Route Strate­gies Evi­dence Reports


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