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New westbound slip road - A45/A46 Tollbar End scheme near Coventry - Three overnight closures starting Friday 3 October The major scheme to improve journeys around the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, is soon to open a new westbound slip road.

Press releaseEast Midlands30 September 2014

A66 to get revamp near Workington

A scheme to resurface and repair a two-and-half mile stretch of the A66 near Workington is due to begin on Saturday 4 October. The Highways Agency project to provide smoother journeys and improve safety will be carried out overnight to minimise the impact on traffic. The road will be closed from 8pm to 6am for…

Press releaseNorth West29 September 2014

Smoother journeys for A63 drivers

Work will begin next week to improve the road surface along the A63 from Brighton Street to Mytongate Gyratory and on the slip roads at Mount Pleasant Interchange. Resurfacing and road marking work will take place on the eastbound and westbound carriageways between Brighton Street and Mytongate from 29 September to 14 October, and on…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

Further carriageway closures around M6 junction 32 as pictures show 'Pinch Point' project taking shape

Drivers using the M6 and M55 around Preston in Lancashire are being advised that overnight carriageway closures will be taking place this weekend and into next week as part of the £7m pinch point widening improvements. The Highways Agency is widening the northbound carriageway of the M6 ahead of and through junction 32 at Broughton…

Press releaseNorth West26 September 2014

Resurfacing work on A66 between Preston Farm and Elton

The A66 Westbound between will be closed with a contraflow in operation between Boathouse Lane and the Longnewton junction overbridge for essential carriageway resurfacing starting 29 September and continuing for around 4 weeks. Diversions will be clearly signposted and are as follows. Traffic from A66 Longnewton junction north will be diverted south on Mill Lane to…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

A20 resurfacing in Dover finishes ahead of schedule

A four week scheme to resurface sections of the A20 between the Eastern Docks and Western Heights roundabouts finished a week early. The work was due to be completed on Saturday 27 September; however the last shift was completed on Sunday 21 September. Highways Agency Asset Manager Kevin Bown said: "The resurfacing was completed in just three…

Press releaseSouth East26 September 2014

Overnight closures for A160 resurfacing and gully work

Work to improve the road surface and drainage along the A160 in South Killingholme, North Lincolnshire will begin next week. The Highways Agency will be carrying out resurfacing work between Eastfield and Habrough, and will undertake gully repairs between Brockesby and Ulceby. Work will take place from 29 September until 8 October, overnight between 8pm and…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

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New westbound slip road - A45/A46 Tollbar End scheme near Coventry - Three overnight closures starting Friday 3 October The major scheme to improve journeys around the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, is soon to open a new westbound slip road.

Press releaseEast Midlands30 September 2014

A66 to get revamp near Workington

A scheme to resurface and repair a two-and-half mile stretch of the A66 near Workington is due to begin on Saturday 4 October. The Highways Agency project to provide smoother journeys and improve safety will be carried out overnight to minimise the impact on traffic. The road will be closed from 8pm to 6am for…

Press releaseNorth West29 September 2014

Smoother journeys for A63 drivers

Work will begin next week to improve the road surface along the A63 from Brighton Street to Mytongate Gyratory and on the slip roads at Mount Pleasant Interchange. Resurfacing and road marking work will take place on the eastbound and westbound carriageways between Brighton Street and Mytongate from 29 September to 14 October, and on…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

Further carriageway closures around M6 junction 32 as pictures show 'Pinch Point' project taking shape

Drivers using the M6 and M55 around Preston in Lancashire are being advised that overnight carriageway closures will be taking place this weekend and into next week as part of the £7m pinch point widening improvements. The Highways Agency is widening the northbound carriageway of the M6 ahead of and through junction 32 at Broughton…

Press releaseNorth West26 September 2014

Resurfacing work on A66 between Preston Farm and Elton

The A66 Westbound between will be closed with a contraflow in operation between Boathouse Lane and the Longnewton junction overbridge for essential carriageway resurfacing starting 29 September and continuing for around 4 weeks. Diversions will be clearly signposted and are as follows. Traffic from A66 Longnewton junction north will be diverted south on Mill Lane to…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

A20 resurfacing in Dover finishes ahead of schedule

A four week scheme to resurface sections of the A20 between the Eastern Docks and Western Heights roundabouts finished a week early. The work was due to be completed on Saturday 27 September; however the last shift was completed on Sunday 21 September. Highways Agency Asset Manager Kevin Bown said: "The resurfacing was completed in just three…

Press releaseSouth East26 September 2014

Overnight closures for A160 resurfacing and gully work

Work to improve the road surface and drainage along the A160 in South Killingholme, North Lincolnshire will begin next week. The Highways Agency will be carrying out resurfacing work between Eastfield and Habrough, and will undertake gully repairs between Brockesby and Ulceby. Work will take place from 29 September until 8 October, overnight between 8pm and…

Press releaseNorth East26 September 2014

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Highways Agency response to Public Accounts Committee report: Maintenance of strategic infrastructure

The Highways Agency's response to Public Accounts Committee report: Maintenance of strategic infrastructure

Statement25 September 2014

Statement from Highways Agency Chief Executive following the appointment of Colin Matthews as the Chairman of the Agency

Statement from Highways Agency Chief Executive following the appointment of Colin Matthews as the Chairman of the Agency

Statement21 July 2014

Announcement about the delivery of smart motorway schemes on sections of the M1 and the M3

Today, Tuesday 8 July 2014, the Department for Transport made an announcement about the delivery of smart motorway schemes on sections of the M1 and the M3

Statement8 July 2014

Response to article in the Daily Telegraph on 14 May 2014

Response to article in the Daily Telegraph on 14 May 2014

Statement14 May 2014

National position statement on Air Quality and Highways Agency Road Schemes

National position statement on Air Quality and Highways Agency Road Schemes

Written statement12 December 2013

Highways Agency's response to recent media claims about the road surface conditions on the clockwise M25 following the closure between junctions 23 and 24 on Sunday 14 July

Response to recent media claims about the road surface conditions on the clockwise M25 following the closure between junctions 23 and 24 on Sunday 14 July

Written statement16 July 2013

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