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Weekend overnight closures for Eastbound A66 at Brough

Drivers using the eastbound A66 through Cumbria are being advised that it will close overnight next weekend and a weekend next month for wear and tear repairs.  The Highways Agency is delivering a £122,000 project to replace road studs and refresh worn road markings between the Augill junction East of Brough and the boundary with…

Press releaseNorth West22 August 2014

Forest works at Bassenthwaite Lake to close A66 lanes Drivers using the A66 past Cumbria’s Bassenthwaite Lake are being advised the westbound carriageway will be subject to a series of closures for up to three months for tree felling at adjacent Wythop Forest.

Press releaseNorth West22 August 2014

Overnight closures and slip road closures for M6 Junction 10a to 13 Smart Motorway Scheme

As part of the ongoing smart motorway upgrade near Birmingham, which will result in reduced congestion and more reliable journey times for road users, drivers are being advised that there will be overnight closures and some slip road closures on the M6 between junctions 10a and 13. From Tuesday 26 August, and for the following 15…

Press releaseWest Midlands22 August 2014

Maintenance to start on M25 junctions 30 to 31 West Thurrock in Essex An eleven day maintenance scheme on the M25 between junctions 30 and 31 in West Thurrock in Essex and on the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge will begin on Tuesday 26 August.

Press releaseSouth East21 August 2014

Overnight carriageway closures on the A45 Stonebridge Highway near Coventry As part of the Highways Agency's £106m investment to improve the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, four overnight carriageway closures are required next week.

Press releaseWest Midlands21 August 2014

Travel advice for Westmorland Show-goers Drivers heading to Cumbria’s popular Westmorland Show south of Kendal next month are being urged to plan their journeys and heed official directions to the county show site at Crooklands near Milnthorpe.

Press releaseNorth West21 August 2014

Central reservation work for M6 near Tebay

Drivers using the M6 around Tebay in Cumbria are being advised that work will be taking place next month to modify the central reservation to make future bridge repairs safer and easier. The £450,000 project is being delivered near Castle Howe bridge just north of junction 38 of the motorway and will take place between…

Press releaseNorth West21 August 2014

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Weekend overnight closures for Eastbound A66 at Brough

Drivers using the eastbound A66 through Cumbria are being advised that it will close overnight next weekend and a weekend next month for wear and tear repairs.  The Highways Agency is delivering a £122,000 project to replace road studs and refresh worn road markings between the Augill junction East of Brough and the boundary with…

Press releaseNorth West22 August 2014

Forest works at Bassenthwaite Lake to close A66 lanes Drivers using the A66 past Cumbria’s Bassenthwaite Lake are being advised the westbound carriageway will be subject to a series of closures for up to three months for tree felling at adjacent Wythop Forest.

Press releaseNorth West22 August 2014

Overnight closures and slip road closures for M6 Junction 10a to 13 Smart Motorway Scheme

As part of the ongoing smart motorway upgrade near Birmingham, which will result in reduced congestion and more reliable journey times for road users, drivers are being advised that there will be overnight closures and some slip road closures on the M6 between junctions 10a and 13. From Tuesday 26 August, and for the following 15…

Press releaseWest Midlands22 August 2014

Maintenance to start on M25 junctions 30 to 31 West Thurrock in Essex An eleven day maintenance scheme on the M25 between junctions 30 and 31 in West Thurrock in Essex and on the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge will begin on Tuesday 26 August.

Press releaseSouth East21 August 2014

Overnight carriageway closures on the A45 Stonebridge Highway near Coventry As part of the Highways Agency's £106m investment to improve the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, four overnight carriageway closures are required next week.

Press releaseWest Midlands21 August 2014

Travel advice for Westmorland Show-goers Drivers heading to Cumbria’s popular Westmorland Show south of Kendal next month are being urged to plan their journeys and heed official directions to the county show site at Crooklands near Milnthorpe.

Press releaseNorth West21 August 2014

Central reservation work for M6 near Tebay

Drivers using the M6 around Tebay in Cumbria are being advised that work will be taking place next month to modify the central reservation to make future bridge repairs safer and easier. The £450,000 project is being delivered near Castle Howe bridge just north of junction 38 of the motorway and will take place between…

Press releaseNorth West21 August 2014

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Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March - Sunday 6 April 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Press releaseSouth West31 March 2014

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March 2014 - Sunday 6 April 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 March 2014 but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Press releaseSouth East28 March 2014

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March 2014 - Sunday 6 April

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 March but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Press releaseSouth East28 March 2014

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March – Sunday 06 April 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 March 2014 but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Press releaseSouth East28 March 2014

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March – Sunday 6 April 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 28 March but could be subject to change

Press releaseNorth West28 March 2014

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 31 March – Sunday 6 April 2014

The following information summarises the work being carried out this coming week. It is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

Press releaseEast28 March 2014

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March 2014 – Sunday 6 April 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 March but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Press releaseSouth West28 March 2014

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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

Highways Agency's response to recent media claims about the level of potential revenue loss at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing following the introduction of free flow charging in October 2014

Highways Agency response to recent media claims about the level of potential revenue loss at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing.

Written statement15 July 2013

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