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CLEAR benefits for emergency services The Highways Agency is re-opening lanes and carriageways more quickly following motorway incidents thanks to close collaboration with ambulance, fire and police crews.

Press releaseNational2 September 2014

Drivers advised of A1 overnight weekend closures for motorway upgrade work, North Yorkshire The A1 in North Yorkshire will be closed overnight on 13 and 20 September in both directions as part of major work to upgrade part of the A1 to a three-lane motorway.

Press releaseNorth East2 September 2014

Resurfacing work at A27 Cophall Farm roundabout Road users on the A27 near Polegate in East Sussex will benefit from a smoother carriageway as a result of resurfacing work at the Cophall Farm roundabout starting on Monday 8 September.

Press releaseSouth East2 September 2014

Chance to see the fascinating hidden world that keeps a motorway running A behind the scenes documentary will give a window into the world of just what it takes to keep one of the country’s busiest motorways open, sometimes against all odds.

Press releaseNational2 September 2014

Smoother Journeys on A303 between Wincanton and Snag Farm Work is programmed to start on Wednesday September 10 to resurface an 7.5 mile section of the A303 near Wincanton, leading to smoother journeys for drivers.

Press releaseSouth West2 September 2014

Extensive maintenance work starting at Piffs Elm Bridge, M5 junction 10. The Highways Agency will be starting extensive maintenance work at Piffs Elm Bridge, which supports the A4019 over the M5 at junction 10 near Gloucester on Monday, September 15.

Press releaseSouth West29 August 2014

Road improvements start on the A1(M) at Sawtry Improvement work will start next Friday (5 September) over a three mile section of the southbound A1(M) in Cambridgeshire between Peterborough and Huntingdon.

Press releaseEast29 August 2014

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CLEAR benefits for emergency services The Highways Agency is re-opening lanes and carriageways more quickly following motorway incidents thanks to close collaboration with ambulance, fire and police crews.

Press releaseNational2 September 2014

Drivers advised of A1 overnight weekend closures for motorway upgrade work, North Yorkshire The A1 in North Yorkshire will be closed overnight on 13 and 20 September in both directions as part of major work to upgrade part of the A1 to a three-lane motorway.

Press releaseNorth East2 September 2014

Resurfacing work at A27 Cophall Farm roundabout Road users on the A27 near Polegate in East Sussex will benefit from a smoother carriageway as a result of resurfacing work at the Cophall Farm roundabout starting on Monday 8 September.

Press releaseSouth East2 September 2014

Chance to see the fascinating hidden world that keeps a motorway running A behind the scenes documentary will give a window into the world of just what it takes to keep one of the country’s busiest motorways open, sometimes against all odds.

Press releaseNational2 September 2014

Smoother Journeys on A303 between Wincanton and Snag Farm Work is programmed to start on Wednesday September 10 to resurface an 7.5 mile section of the A303 near Wincanton, leading to smoother journeys for drivers.

Press releaseSouth West2 September 2014

Extensive maintenance work starting at Piffs Elm Bridge, M5 junction 10. The Highways Agency will be starting extensive maintenance work at Piffs Elm Bridge, which supports the A4019 over the M5 at junction 10 near Gloucester on Monday, September 15.

Press releaseSouth West29 August 2014

Road improvements start on the A1(M) at Sawtry Improvement work will start next Friday (5 September) over a three mile section of the southbound A1(M) in Cambridgeshire between Peterborough and Huntingdon.

Press releaseEast29 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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