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


Limited lane closures at A38 Markeaton next week Limited lane closures will be in place next week at the A38 Markeaton roundabout in Derby as part of a Highways Agency scheme to improve safety and increase capacity at the site.

Press releaseNational31 July 2014

Two major improvements for the M27 to start near Southampton, Hampshire Work will start next week on the first of two major improvements on the M27 near Southampton.

Press releaseSouth East31 July 2014

Weekend overnight A1 closure in North Yorkshire postponed This weekend’s A1 overnight closure in North Yorkshire has been cancelled and the road will now remain open on 2 August.

Press releaseNorth East31 July 2014

A11 scheme enters the final months of construction: overnight closures and underpass opening next key activities The A11 improvement scheme is in the final months of construction and good progress is being made to upgrade the route between Fiveways and Thetford. Since work started in January 2013 the Highways Agency has substantially completed construction of the new carriageway alongside the existing single carriageway road and constructed a new bypass around Elveden village.

Press release30 July 2014

Drivers advised of A1 overnight weekend closures for motorway upgrade work, North Yorkshire The A1 in North Yorkshire will be closed overnight on 2 and 9 August in both directions and on 10 August (northbound only) as part of major work to upgrade part of the A1 to a three-lane motorway.

Press releaseNorth East30 July 2014

Central reserve barrier upgrade on M1 junctions 19-16 The Highways Agency will shortly be starting work to replace the existing metal barrier with a stronger and safer concrete barrier in the central reserve of the M1 between junction 19, Catthorpe interchange and junction 16 for the A4500 to Northampton.

Press releaseEast Midlands30 July 2014

Overnight and weekend closures for bridge expansion and strengthening work on M1 junction 24, Leicestershire A series of overnight and weekend closures on part of junction 24 of the M1 in Leicestershire starts on Monday 4 August for seven weeks.

Press releaseEast Midlands29 July 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


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

Pub­lic infor­ma­tion exhi­bi­tion leaflet and panels


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.


Route Strategies Evidence Reports

Route Strate­gies Evi­dence Reports


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