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A64 westbound lane closures at Bramham for electricity work Drivers are advised that one lane will be closed on the westbound A64, on the approach to Bramham, overnight on 24 April and during the day on 25 April, to allow Northern PowerGrid to install a new electric supply.

Date: 17 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Improvements for A38 Harcombe Bridge near Chudleigh A vital maintenance scheme for Harcombe Bridge on the A38 near Chudleigh, will start at the end of this month.

Date: 17 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Proposed changes to Tunstall road element of A1 Leeming to Barton scheme – draft orders published Draft orders for a modified route for local traffic via Catterick Lane and Tunstall Road that would be put in place as part of the A1 Leeming to Barton improvement scheme are being published today (17 April).

Date: 17 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Improvements to A20, Greater London and Kent Work to improve journeys on a section of the A20 in Kent, near the M20 and M25, will take place next week.

Date: 16 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: M26 closed in both directions, Kent Road users are advised that the M26 is closed in both directions, between the M25 and M20, following an incident involving at least four vehicles.

Date: 16 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Boost for drivers and Midlands’ economy as latest smart motorway goes live on M6 The Midlands got a boost today with the launch of the latest stretch of ‘smart motorway’, making greater use of technology on the M6 near Birmingham, bringing improved journeys and less congestion.

Date: 16 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight carriageway closures for delayed Thelwall Viaduct repairs Drivers using the M6 through Cheshire are being advised that Thelwall Viaduct will be subject to overnight carriageway closures next week as a £2.5 million maintenance project moves onto the northbound bridge.

Date: 16 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Easter travel eased as the Highways Agency lifts road works Easter holidaymakers will be able to travel more freely during the bank holiday weekend as 98% of England’s motorways and major A roads will be free of road works.

Date: 14 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

New generation of motorway opens on M25 Drivers on the M25 are reaping the benefits of record roads investment as the first section of a new generation of motorways opened today.

Date: 14 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Red X means ‘don’t use that lane’ Follow the Red X code and don’t drive in a motorway lane with a Red X displayed.

Date: 11 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Are you fit to tow? CCTV clip shows the importance of being prepared for towing New CCTV footage shows the potential dangers of towing as the Highways Agency urges drivers to prepare caravans and trailers this Easter.

Date: 11 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Better journeys for drivers around Telford as scheme completes ahead of schedule Drivers are already starting to benefit from improvements to the M54 Forge roundabout, which have been completed ahead of schedule by the Highways Agency, despite challenging winter weather.

Date: 9 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road users advised of M6 closures for resurfacing near Stoke-on-Trent The Highways Agency will be resurfacing the M6 between junctions 15 and 16 near Stoke-on-Trent from Monday 14 April.

Date: 9 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

M25 becomes ‘smartest’ motorway in the country Final preparations are taking place for the M25 to become England’s first ‘smart’ motorway, improving journeys and boosting the economy.

Date: 7 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother and safer journeys for the M25 in Kent Overnight resurfacing starts this week on the clockwise M25 between junctions 4 (Orpington) and 5 (Sevenoaks) in Kent to provide smoother and safer journeys.

Date: 7 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Highways Agency launches A14 consultation Plans for the £1.5bn A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme moved a step closer today with the launch of a 10 week consultation.

Date: 7 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

£6 million cost to collect litter on motorways - Bag and Bin it, Highways Agency asks road users The litter blighting England's motorways costs at least £6 million a year to collect and could fill an Olympic sized swimming pool four times over, latest figures from the Highways Agency show.

Date: 7 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

£4.3m pinch point improvement project to reduce congestion near Leeds and Wakefield A Highways Agency project to reduce congestion and improve access to Leeds and Wakefield will get underway on the M1 at junction 41, in West Yorkshire next week (7 April).

Date: 4 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Improved road surface on the M1 and A1 northbound, London A package of work begins next Monday (7 April) to improve the surface of the northbound M1 and A1 in London, resulting in smoother journeys.

Date: 3 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Dartford Crossing improvements move a step closer The introduction of a new scheme to improve journeys at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing will move a step closer later this month with the start of advance construction work.

Date: 3 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

A45/A46 Tollbar End upgrade near Coventry. Work to connect new water main As part of the £106 million investment to improve the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction, a new water main is to be connected at Siskin Drive.

Date: 1 April 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

£3.8 million scheme to replace central reservation barriers between Junctions 21 and 22 on the M5

Road users will benefit from new concrete safety barriers being installed on the central reservation of the M5 near Weston-super-Mare.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Safety improvement work on the M6 in Staffordshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out safety improvement work on the M6 near Stoke from Monday 7 April.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight improvements on the A14, Suffolk

Road users will benefit from improved safety along the eastbound A14 in Suffolk thanks to a scheme taking place in April.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvements: important dates for diaries

The Highways Agency has announced the 10-week consultation for the major upgrade to the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon will start on Thursday 7 April, 2014 and close on 15 June 2014.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

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.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A11 in Suffolk as part of the dualling scheme

As work to improve the A11 Fiveways to Thetford progresses, road users are advised that there will be road closures on the A11 in Suffolk at the start of April.


Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Motorists advised of M42 closure between junctions 3 and 2 southbound due to incident in Warwickshire

Motorists are being advised of a closure on the M42 between junctions 3 and 2 southbound due to an ongoing incident.

Date: 31 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Final A556 overnight closure tonight

Drivers using the A556 link between the M56 and M6 in Cheshire are being reminded that repairs to the route will be completed tonight (Sunday 31 March) with the final overnight closure of the carriageway.

Date: 30 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: A556 overnight closures continue tonight

Drivers using the A556 link between the M56 and M6 in Cheshire are being reminded that weekend overnight closures of the route for repairs will continue tonight (Saturday 29 March).

Date: 29 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: A556 overnight closures this weekend

Drivers using the A556 link between the M56 and M6 in Cheshire are being reminded that overnight closures of the route for repairs will start tonight (Friday 28 March).

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

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

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Resurfacing work starts on A46 Warwick Bypass

The Highways Agency is to resurface the A46 Warwick Bypass from Monday 31 March.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: Overnight closures this weekend M5 between junctions 11a and 12

Road users are advised that the M5 between junctions 11a and 12 will require closures this weekend as part of essential maintenance works at Gloucester Painswick Bridge.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March to 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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

A new milestone for the A23 Handcross to Warninglid widening project

Workers on the A23 Handcross to Warninglid major project have achieved a significant safety milestone - they have worked more than one million hours without a single accident.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in North East: 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 27 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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March – Sunday 6 April

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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 31 March to 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.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

£30,000 A556 overnight repairs this weekend

Drivers using the A556 link between the M56 and M6 in Cheshire are being advised that a £30,000 project to tackle wear and tear along the route will be delivered with overnight working this weekend.

Date: 28 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Weekend testing on the M6 near Birmingham ahead of smart motorway opening

Hard shoulder running tests will take place this Sunday, 30 March on a short stretch of the M6 in Birmingham, with a view to an extra lane becoming fully operational by Easter. A further day of testing on Sunday 6 April may also be needed.

Date: 27 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Essential bridge maintenance work M49 near Avonmouth

Road users are advised that essential overnight work on the M49 southbound bridge near Avonmouth will begin on Monday, 31 March and continue for five nights.

Date: 27 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Motorists warned of delays on M6 between junctions 15 to 14 in Staffordshire

Motorists are being warned of delays on the M6 between junctions 15 to 14 following an incident earlier this morning.

Date: 27 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Westbound M56 closed between Bowdon and Lymm tonight

Drivers planning to use the westbound M56 in Cheshire later this evening (Wednesday 26 March) are being advised that the whole westbound carriageway will be closed for resurfacing work between Bowdon at junctions 7 and 8 and Lymm at junction 9 .

Date: 26 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Work to improve safety at A50 and A500 Sideway roundabout in Stoke-on-Trent

A Highways Agency scheme to improve safety at the A50 and A500 roundabout in Stoke-on-Trent will get underway next week.

Date: 26 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road users advised of resurfacing work of A46 Evesham Bypass

The Highways Agency is to resurface the A46 Cheltenham Road between Ashton and Evesham, also known as the Evesham Bypass, from Friday 4 April.

Date: 26 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Safety work to be carried out on bridge over the M6 near Stafford

The Highways Agency is to carry out safety work on the bridge that carries Ash Flats Lane over the M6 between junction 13 and 14 near Stafford from Tuesday 1 April.

Date: 26 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M6 closures for bridge repairs south of Tebay

Drivers using the northbound M6 in Cumbria are being advised that a section of the route will be closed next week for bridge repairs

Date: 26 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Single lane only for westbound M56 tonight

Drivers are being advised the westbound M56 between junction 8 with the A556 at Bowdon and junction 9 with the M6 at Lymm will only have a single running lane open to traffic from around 11.30pm this evening (Tuesday 25 March)

Date: 25 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Westbound M56 lane closures possible tonight

Drivers are being advised that the westbound M56 between junction 8 with the A556 at Bowdon and junction 9 with the M6 at Lymm may only have a single running lane open to traffic from around 10pm this evening (Tuesday 25 March)

Date: 25 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Essential maintenance work Piffs Elm Bridge M5 junction 10 at Gloucester

The Highways Agency has announced plans for extensive maintenance work at Piffs Elm Bridge which supports the A4019 over the M5 at junction 10 near Gloucester.

Date: 25 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Postponed M6 junction 39 resurfacing starts Thursday

Drivers using the M6 through Cumbria are being advised that postponed resurfacing work along the northbound exit slip road at junction 39 at Shap will now start this Thursday (27 March).

Date: 25 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic Bulletin amendment: Traffic to start using new section of A453

Work to switch the traffic using the A453 in Nottinghamshire to a new section of road has been rescheduled after heavy rain has been forecast.

Date: 25 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Essential repairs to be carried out along A590 at Ulverston

The Highways Agency will be carrying out essential carriageway reconstruction and resurfacing work on the A590 Canal Street in Ulverston between Booths Roundabout and the junction with Swan Street, for approximately two weeks from Monday 31 March.

Date: 24 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Overnight slip road closures at M6 junction 16 near Stoke-on-Trent

The southbound entry slip road at junction 16 of the M6 near Stoke-on-Trent will be closed for repairs for seven nights from Monday 7 April.

Date: 24 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road users advised of overnight closures on M69 near Coventry

The Highways Agency will be carrying out overnight drainage and road marking work on the M69 near Coventry from Monday 7 April.

Date: 24 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic to start using new section of A453

Traffic using the A453 in Nottinghamshire is to be switched to a new section of road from next week as part of the Highways Agency’s ongoing improvements.

Date: 24 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: A34 between the A343 and the A4 northbound (Berkshire ) closed.

Road users are advised that the A34 between the A343 and the A4 northbound has been closed due to a serious incident this morning.

Date: 24 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March - Sunday 30 March 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March 2014 - Sunday 30 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March 2014 - Sunday 30 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March – Sunday 30 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 24 – Sunday 30 March 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March to Sunday 30 March The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 24 – Sunday 30 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March 2014 – Sunday 30 March 2014 The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March to Sunday 30 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 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.

Date: 21 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 24 - Sunday 30 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 18 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.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Road users advised of overnight closures of M6 in Staffordshire

The Highways Agency will be replacing road markings and studs on the M6 between junction 14 at Stafford and junction 15 at Stoke-on-Trent from Monday 31 March.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 24 March – Sunday 30 March

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.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Overnight closures for M1 j39-42 smart motorway improvements

Road users are advised that parts of the M1 in West Yorkshire will be closed for five nights between this Sunday (23 March) and the following Saturday (5 April) as part of the next phase of work to upgrade the road to a smart motorway.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Improvements to A27 in East Sussex

Work to resurface sections of the A27 near Bexhill in East Sussex, which will improve road safety and ensure smoother journeys for road users, will take place next week.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: M6 junction 39 resurfacing POSTPONED

Drivers using the M6 through Cumbria are being advised that resurfacing work along the northbound exit slip road at junction 39 at Shap has been postponed.

Date: 20 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Overnight closures of the M6 at Catthorpe, Leicestershire

Road users are advised that there will be three overnight closures of the M6 at its junction with the M1 junction 19 at Catthorpe within the next week as part of the Highways Agency’s ongoing improvement scheme.

Date: 19 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Smoother journeys for A66 Keswick drivers in £340,000 project

A £340,000 Highways Agency project to resurface a half-mile section of the A66 west of Keswick in Cumbria will get underway next week.

Date: 19 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

A63 Garrison Road roundabout to Southcoates Roundabout resurfacing

The Highways Agency will be carrying out resurfacing, and associated road marking and road stud work on the A63 between Garrison Road roundabout and Southcoates Roundabout in Hull, next week.

Date: 19 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A11 and B1106 in Suffolk as part of the dualling scheme

Road users are advised that there will be two separate road closures on the A11 and B1106 in Suffolk as part of the A11 Fiveways to Thetford dualling and improvement scheme at the end of March.

Date: 18 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Northbound lane closure M6 in Cheshire

Drivers using the northbound carriageway along a busy section of the M6 through Staffordshire and Cheshire are being advised that congestion resulting from an earlier incident is continuing and could continue into this evening's peak travel period.

Date: 18 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

A19 Leven Viaduct maintenance work, Maltby

The Highways Agency will shortly be carrying out essential repairs to the A19 Leven Viaduct near Maltby, Cleveland.

Date: 18 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight slip road closures for M6 junction 39 at Shap

Drivers using the M6 through Cumbria are being advised that the northbound exit slip road at junction 39 at Shap will close overnight for up to a week from Thursday (20 March).

Date: 18 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

£2.8m safety boost for M56 at Lymm

A £2.86m Highways Agency project to provide a new concrete safety barrier along the M56 around Lymm in Cheshire will get underway at the weekend.

Date: 18 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Improvement work at the A14/M11 Girton Interchange - update

Road users are advised that there will be overnight closures on the A14 and M11 at the Girton Interchange (junction 31) from tonight (Monday 17 March) while work to strengthen the embankments and reconstruct drainage systems is taking place.


Date: 17 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Bridge work on M6 junction 2 near Coventry

The Highways Agency is to replace bridge joints on the M6 near junction 2 near Coventry from Monday 31 March for two weeks.

Date: 17 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Closures tonight on A14 westbound and M11 northbound in Cambridgeshire

The A14 westbound between junctions 31 and 28 and the M11 northbound from junction 13 will be closed from 9pm tonight for a lorry to be recovered following an earlier incident.

Date: 15 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 17 – Sunday 23 March 2014



The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 14 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.


Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March 2014 - Sunday 23 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March 2014 - Sunday 23 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March – Sunday 23 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March 2014 – Sunday 23 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Public information exhibitions for A1 Leeming to Scotch Corner improvements, North Yorkshire

Road users and local residents are being invited to attend public information exhibitions to update them about the work that is taking place to upgrade part of the A1 in North Yorkshire to a three-lane motorway.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Improvements for northbound A12 near Colchester

Work to restore a section of the A12 near Colchester, resulting in smoother journeys for road users, will begin next Thursday (20 March) for up to three nights.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A120, near Braintree, Essex

Road users are advised that part of the A120 will be closed overnight for three nights next week as the ongoing Galleys Corner roundabout improvement scheme continues.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: overnight carriageway closures for resurfacing on the A11 near Wymondham in Norfolk

Road users are advised that overnight maintenance work to improve the road surface and maintain road safety on the A11 near Wymondham in Norfolk will start on Monday (17 March).


Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Northbound A12 closed near Mountnessing, Essex for surface repairs

Resurfacing is due to be carried out tomorrow night (Saturday 15 March) on the northbound A12 near Mountnessing in Essex.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Safety scheme starts at Hartley Bends on the A46 at Bath

A scheme to improve the safety of road users on the A46 near Bath will get underway next week, a day later than scheduled on Wednesday, March 19.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Overnight resurfacing work on Eastville Viaduct, M32 Bristol

Road users are advised that essential overnight resurfacing work on Eastville Viaduct on the M32 junction 2 in Bristol will begin on Monday 17 March.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: Southbound M42 re-opened between junctions 11 and 10 following incident

Road users are advised that the southbound M42 has re-opened between J11 and J10 in Warwickshire following a serious incident this morning.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

New safety barriers for A628 Salters Brook Bridge

The Highways Agency will begin work to renew barriers on the A628 at Salters Brook Bridge in Sheffield next week, improving safety along this important Pennine route.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Partial M53 roundabout closure for resurfacing

A £90,000 Highways Agency project to resurface parts of the roundabout with the A41 at junction 5 of the M53 near Ellesmere Port will be taking place next week.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March to Sunday 23 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March - Sunday 23 March 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.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: M42 southbound closed between junction 11 and 10 due to incident

Road users are advised that the southbound M42 is closed between J11 and J10 in Warwickshire following a serious incident this morning.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme on track

The £1.5bn A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme in Cambridgeshire is progressing well and the Highways Agency is on track to submit its Development Consent Order application this autumn. Construction work is expected to get underway in late 2016, with the road opening to traffic by the end of the decade.

Date: 14 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March to Sunday 23 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 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.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

New crossing to improve safety on A595 in Egremont

Pedestrians and cyclists in Egremont will soon benefit from a new signal-controlled toucan crossing to help them cross the A595.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Repair work for A1 Ferrybridge to Redhouse, Yorkshire

The Highways Agency will carry out overnight repairs and maintenance work on parts of the A1 through Yorkshire from this weekend.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 17 March – Sunday 23 March

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.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

A64 Brambling Fields slip road closure for safety work

Drivers using the A64 in North Yorkshire are being advised that the eastbound exit slip road at the Brambling Fields junction east of Malton will be closed for a week for maintenance.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: A417 Gloucester closed between A429 and A336


Road users advised that the A417 is closed between the A429, Cowley, and A336 at Air balloon Roundabouthas reopened following three incidents this morning.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Find out more: proposals to transform 32 miles of the M4 between junctions 3 and 12, London/Bucks/Berks Road users, local residents and businesses can find out more next week about proposals to transform the M4 into one of the longest stretches of ‘smart motorway’ in England by 2021.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Resurfacing on the A404, High Wycombe/Burchett’s Green

Work to resurface sections of the southbound A404 between High Wycombe and Burchett’s Green will begin overnight on Thursday 20 March, resulting in smoother journeys for drivers.

Date: 13 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Essential maintenance at Stroud Road Brookthorpe Bridge M5 near Gloucester

Essential maintenance work at Stroud Road Brookthorpe Bridge on M5 between Junctions 11a and 12 will require narrow lanes on both carriageways from Monday, March 24.

Date: 12 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Safety scheme starts at Hartley Bends on the A46 at Bath

A scheme to improve the safety of road users on the A46 near Bath will get underway next week.

Date: 12 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Resurfacing work starts on M6 between junctions 3 and 3a near Coventry

The Highways Agency is to resurface the M6 between junctions 3 and 3a near Corley Services, Coventry, from Monday 17 March.

Date: 12 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: M6 northbound remains closed between junction 6 and 7, Birmingham

The northbound M6 remains closed between junction 6 at Gravelly Hill and junction 7 at Great Barr, Birmingham, following an incident involving an HGV earlier today.

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closure of the anti-clockwise M25 at junction 5 in Kent

Road users are advised that the anti-clockwise M25 will be closed at junction 5 tonight (Tuesday 11 March) for surface repairs.

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Eastbound M62 (junction 37) closure tonight for vehicle recovery

Drivers in Yorkshire and the Humber are being advised that a section of the eastbound M62 around the end of the motorway at North Cave will close tonight for several hours for recovery of a large crane involved in an accident earlier today (Tuesday 11 March).

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Eastbound M62 closed at Huddersfield in West Yorkshire

Drivers in West Yorkshire and Greater Manchester are being advised to avoid the eastbound M62 around Huddersfield following a serious incident at around 1pm today (Tuesday 11 March) which has resulted in the full and ongoing closure of the carriageway.

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic Bulletin: M6 northbound closed between junction 6 and 7 due to incident. Highways Agency advises drivers to seek alternative routes and allow extra time for journeys

The M6 northbound is closed between junction 6 at Gravelly Hill and junction 7 at Great Barr, Birmingham, due to a serious incident.

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Driving through the A3 Hindhead tunnel...?

Drivers using the A3 Hindhead tunnel in Surrey are being reminded that the red X symbol above a lane means 'move out, stay out'.

Date: 11 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: B5288 (Penrith) closed nightly for M6 bridge repairs

Drivers using the B5288 over the M6 in Cumbria are being advised that it will be totally closed for four nights this week for work to repair the bridge over the motorway.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Nightly B road closure this week for M6 bridge works at Penrith

Drivers using a local B road over the M6 in Cumbria are being advised that it will be totally closed for four nights this week for work to repair the bridge over the motorway.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on the northbound A12 at Hatfield Peverel, Essex

Drivers in Essex are advised that there will be overnight closures of the A12 between Junction 19 and Junction 20B at Hatfield Peverel from tonight (Monday 10 March) for maintenance work.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

M4/M5 smart motorway – Highways Agency wants to hear from road users

Onlive survey available until end of March.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: overnight carriageway closures for resurfacing on the A47 Acle Straight and repairs on the A12 Breydon Bridge in Norfolk

Road users are advised that overnight maintenance work to improve the road surface and maintain road safety on the A47 near Acle in Norfolk will start tonight (Monday 10 March).

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Weekend and overnight carriageway closures for M6 bridge repairs in Lancashire

Work to repair a motorway bridge along the northbound carriageway of the M6 north of Preston will take place later this month.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Lighting maintenance on the A20 near Folkestone, Kent

Lighting maintenance starts on the A20 next Monday (17 March) on the viaduct approaching the Roundhill Tunnel near Folkestone in Kent.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Abnormal loads on the M25, Essex/Kent/Surrey

Road users planning to travel on the M25 and other major roads in Essex, Kent and Surrey on the next two weekends are advised that a large slow moving vehicle carrying a large transformer will be travelling in those areas.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improved journeys on the A259 between Rye and Brenzett

Resurfacing is due to start today (Monday 10 March) to provide drivers with smoother, quieter and safer journeys on the A259 between Rye and Brenzett.

Date: 10 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 10 – Sunday 16 March 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 10 March 2014 - Sunday 16 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 10 March 2014 - Sunday 16 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 10 March - Sunday 16 March 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 10 March – Sunday 16 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

£1m for smoother M60 journeys around Stockport

A £1m overnight resurfacing scheme along the M60 around Stockport in Greater Manchester is underway.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Safety improvements for the A23 in East Sussex

Drivers on the A23 in East Sussex will benefit from safer journeys as a result of lighting maintenance starting on Monday (10 March).

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 10 – Sunday 16 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 7 March but could be subject to change

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 10 March to Sunday 16 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Reduced congestion for the M20 near Maidstone, Kent

Road users on the M20 near Maidstone in Kent will benefit from reduced congestion as work starts next Monday (10 March) to realign the coastbound exit slip road at junction 7 to improve traffic flows.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 10 - Sunday 16 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 4 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.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Gantry installations on the M25 junctions 25 to 27, in Herts/Essex

Work to install gantries on the M25 between junction 25, Cheshunt and junction 27, Epping will continue this month and through spring as part of the major upgrade of this section of the M25 into a ‘smart motorway’.

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight closures of the M1 at Catthorpe, Leicestershire

As part of the M1 Junction 19 Improvement Scheme near Catthorpe, Leicestershire, a series of overnight closures will be necessary during March, as traffic management arrangements - the roadworks - are changed

Date: 7 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Safety improvements on the A46 in Gloucestershire

A £1.5m Highways Agency project to improve safety and access to a major motorway junction in Gloucestershire will get underway this month (31 March 2014).

Date: 6 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Lane closures for overnight central barrier work along M6 in Cumbria

Drivers using the M6 between Shap and Penrith in Cumbria are being advised of lane closures later this month as work gets underway to repair and maintain the central reservation barrier along an eight mile stretch of the motorway.

Date: 6 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

£450,000 repairs for M6 north of Penrith

Two Highways Agency projects to give drivers safer, smoother journeys along the M6 north of Penrith in Cumbria will be taking place this month.

Date: 6 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: westbound A14 closed overnight near Newmarket, Suffolk, for resurfacing

Road users are advised that the westbound A14 will be closed overnight tonight (Tuesday) and tomorrow night near Newmarket, Suffolk, for sections of the carriageway to be resurfaced.

Date: 4 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Road surveys on the A31, Dorset

Overnight surveys of the A31 in Dorset to inform future maintenance work will begin on Monday (10 March).

Date: 4 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Safety improvements on M6 in Staffordshire

Work to improve safety for road users on the M6 between junctions 14 and 15 in Staffordshire will start on Monday (10 March).

Date: 4 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight bridge work on M5 to M6 link road near West Bromwich

Overnight work to replace bridge expansion joints on the M5 to M6 link road between West Bromwich and Walsall starts on Monday 10 March for six weeks.

Date: 4 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: Update - work on new safety measures on A120 in Essex to start in mid-March

Road users are advised that work on a scheme to improve safety for drivers on the A120 in the Little Bentley area of Essex will now start in mid-March.

Date: 3 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Draft regulations published for consultation: variable mandatory speed limits M5 J4a to J6

Draft regulations to introduce variable mandatory speed limits as part of a proposed upgrade of the M5 (junctions 4a to 6) to a smart motorway, have been published today (3 March 2014) for consultation.

Date: 3 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight barrier replacement on M69, Warwickshire

Work to replace the safety barrier on the M69 in Warwickshire is due to start on Monday 10 March.

Date: 3 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Bridge improvement work starts on A38(M) Aston Expressway, Birmingham

The Highways Agency is to carry out bridge improvement work on the A38(M) Aston Expressway, Birmingham, from Monday 17 March.

Date: 3 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Safety improvement work on M50 near junction 3, Herefordshire

Work to replace the safety barrier alongside the M50 immediately before junction 3 near Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, starts on Monday 10 March.

Date: 3 March 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 3 – Sunday 9 March 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Lane closures on A11 near Babraham, Cambridgeshire

Road users are advised that lane two of both carriageways of the A11 near Babraham, Cambridgeshire, has been closed for safety reasons while an assessment of existing safety barriers is carried out.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March - Sunday 9 March 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March 2014 - Sunday 9 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March 2014 - Sunday 9 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March – Sunday 9 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 3 – Sunday 9 March 2014

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

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 3 - Sunday 9 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 25 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March 2014 – Sunday 9 March 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Drainage improvements on the A33, Kings Worthy

Drainage improvement work will start on the A33 Winchester Bypass on Monday (3 March).

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: Overnight closures for maintenance on A12 Breydon Bridge, Norfolk

Road users are advised that further overnight repair work on the A12 Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth will take place over three nights from Monday 3 March.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Bridge maintenance work over the M27, Southampton

Overnight bridge maintenance work that will maintain safe journeys on the A334 and M27 at junction 7, near to Hedge End in Southampton will start on Monday (3 March).

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March to Sunday 8 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 28 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March to Sunday 09 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 27 February 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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

M1 Tinsley Viaduct safety barrier replacement work

The Highways Agency will shortly be carrying out essential safety improvements on the Tinsley Viaduct upper deck which carries the M1 between junction 34 north and junction 34 south near Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Southbound M6 closed tonight for Thelwall Viaduct works

Drivers using the M6 through Cheshire are being reminded that major maintenance works at Thelwall Viaduct will continue tonight (Friday 28 February) with the closure of the southbound carriageway for installation of traffic management.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Smoother journeys for drivers on the M2 near Faversham in Kent

Overnight resurfacing work will start on Monday (3 March) on the M2, between junctions 6 and 7, near Faversham resulting in smoother journeys for road users.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 3 March – Sunday 9 March

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.

Date: 28 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Essential bridge maintenance work continues on M5 junctions 10-11 near Gloucester

Road users are advised that essential bridge maintenance work on the M5 between Junctions 10 and 11 will require narrow lanes to be put in place on both carriageways from next Monday, March 3.

Date: 27 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Reminder to local residents using the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing

Residents in Dartford and Thurrock who regularly use the Dartford Crossing are reminded that changes to a discount scheme which will benefit them come into force on Saturday (1 March).

Date: 27 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Work to start on M6 Pleck Loop Bridge, Walsall

Maintenance work on the M6 Pleck Loop Bridge near Walsall is due to start on Tuesday 11 March.

Date: 27 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M6 closed tonight for Thelwall Viaduct works

Drivers using the M6 through Cheshire are being reminded that major maintenance works at Thelwall Viaduct will begin tonight (Thursday 27 February) with the closure of the northbound carriageway for installation of traffic management.

Date: 27 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Drainage work to reduce flooding on A21 in East Sussex

Drainage work is due to begin on a section of the A21 in East Sussex to help alleviate incidents of flooding and improve safety for road users.

Date: 27 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Updated Traffic Bulletin: A12 Breydon Bridge, Norfolk, closed for a second night for maintenance

Road users are advised that a further night of improvement work on the A12 Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth is now planned for tonight, Wednesday 26 February.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

A303 near Chard to close over weekend for essential drainage improvements

Road users will benefit from improved drainage on the A303 near Chard as a result of work starting on Friday (28 February).

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Motorists in Birmingham advised of major bike event this Sunday

Motorists using the A38 including the Aston Expressway in Birmingham this Sunday (2 March) are being advised by the Highways Agency of possible delays, due to a charity event.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

A3, Guildford railway bridge improvement reaches final phase

Overnight work to strengthen the verge next to the A3 over the Deerbarn railway bridge in Guildford, will begin on Sunday 2 March, maintaining safety for all road users.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improved road surface on A50 and slip roads near Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Overnight work to improve the road surface on two slip roads on the A50 near Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, starts on Friday 7 March.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: overnight closures as work starts on new safety measures on A120 in Essex

Road users are advised that there will be overnight closures on the A120 in the Little Bentley area of Essex as a scheme to improve safety for drivers is set to start on 3 March 2014.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Final overnight closures planned on M6 smart motorway project during spring

The Highways Agency is advising motorists of a series of planned overnight closures on the M6 in Birmingham so technology can be installed and new road surfaces laid.

Date: 26 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: A14 near Stowmarket, Suffolk – all lanes open ahead of peak period

Road users are advised that following a serious incident yesterday afternoon (24 February) all lanes have been reopened on the A14 near Stowmarket, Suffolk, ahead of this evening’s peak period.

Date: 25 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Weekend closures of the A259 near Guestling Thorn, East Sussex

Road users are reminded that the A259 will be closed between Hastings and Rye in East Sussex for the next two weekends and for four nights next week.

Date: 25 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Work to start on M62 junction 30 to 32 technology improvements

The Highway Agency will begin work on major technology improvements along the M62 between junction 30 (Rothwell) and junction 32 (Castleford) in West Yorkshire, next week.

Date: 25 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures for resurfacing on the A14 in Cambridgeshire

Road users are advised that there will be overnight closures at several locations on the A14 in Cambridgeshire from tonight (Tuesday 25 February) to allow resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 25 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A14 near Stowmarket, Suffolk - single lane closures in place following incident

Road users are advised that one lane in both directions is closed to traffic on the A14 near Stowmarket, Suffolk, after yesterday afternoon's (24 February 2014) incident.

Date: 25 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic Bulletin: A12 Breydon Bridge, Norfolk, closed overnight for maintenance

Road users are advised that overnight improvement work on the A12 Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth will take place on Tuesday 25 February.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

£250,000 lighting upgrade for A595 around Whitehaven

A £250,000 Highways Agency project to upgrade street lighting along the A595 south of Whitehaven in Cumbria will get underway next week.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Safety barrier upgrade at the Dartford River Crossing

Overnight work to upgrade the safety barrier on the northbound A282 at the Dartford River Crossing is due to begin on Sunday (2 March).

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

New central reservation barriers for M18 Wadworth Viaduct

The Highways Agency will begin preparatory work from today (24 February) to replace the central reservation barrier on the M18 Wadworth Viaduct in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Westbound A66 overnight closures At Brough

Work has begun today (Monday 24 February) on a £300,000 project to resurface parts of the A66 dual carriageway around Brough in Cumbria.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

£300,000 resurfacing work for A66 at Brough

Work has begun today on a £300,000 project to resurface parts of the A66 dual carriageway around Brough in Cumbria

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

New A590 roundabout opens at Greenodd

The new £2.7 million roundabout along the A590 at Greenodd in Cumbria has been completed and is now open to drivers.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February 2013 – Sunday 2 March 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.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Overnight carriageway closures at start of Thelwall Viaduct repairs

Drivers using the M6 through Cheshire are being reminded that major maintenance works at Thelwall Viaduct will begin at the end of this week with overnight carriageway closures to install traffic management.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Safety improvement work on the M6 in Staffordshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out safety improvement work on the M6 near Stoke from Monday 10 March.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

A66 dual carriageway resurfacing at counties border

A £472,000 Highways Agency project to resurface a mile long section of the eastbound A66 around North Stainmore in Cumbria will be taking place next month.

Date: 24 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February 2014 - Sunday 2 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February – Sunday 02 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February 2014 - Sunday 2 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Clockwise M25 fully reopened junctions 3-4, Kent

Road users are advised that the clockwise M25 has fully reopened between junctions 3 and 4, near Swanley, Kent, following an earlier lorry fire.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: overnight closures on sections of the A3, Surrey/Hampshire Road users are advised that there will be overnight closures on the A3 this weekend and next week so that improvement and maintenance work can be carried out.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February – Sunday 2 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 18 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Traffic bulletin: A120 Galleys Corner Roundabout near Braintree - updated

Road users are advised that the Cressing Road junction at the A120 Galleys Corner roundabout will be closed overnight tomorrow Saturday (22 February) and Sunday (23 February) as part of the ongoing roundabout improvement scheme.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 24 – Sunday 2 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 21 February but could be subject to cha

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February – Sunday 2 March

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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February to Sunday 2 March

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Southbound A34 in Oxfordshire reopened following incident

Road users are advised that the southbound A34 has reopened between the A415 and A4130 in Oxfordshire following a serious incident in the early hours of this morning.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: Southbound A34 in Oxfordshire remains closed following incident

Road users are advised that the southbound A34 remains closed between the A415 and A4130 in Oxfordshire following a serious incident in the early hours of this morning.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February - Sunday 2 March 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Lane closures on clockwise M25 after lorry fire near Swanley, Kent

Road users are advised that following an earlier lorry fire two lanes are now open on the clockwise M25 between junctions 3 and 4 in Kent.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 24 February to Sunday 02 March 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 February 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.

Date: 21 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Smoother and safer journeys on the A21, Kent

Overnight work to resurface and improve road markings on the A21 near Tunbridge Wells in Kent will begin on Monday (24 February).

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Maintenance along the A27, Lancing

Overnight maintenance work will begin tonight (Thursday 20 February) on the A27 near Lancing, resulting in an improved road surface and better lighting for drivers.

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight survey work on Abbotts Ann Bridge, Andover, Hampshire

Survey work will be carried out on Abbotts Ann Bridge, which carries traffic to and from the A343 and A303 near Andover, Hampshire, overnight for two nights next week.

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: A12/Denmark Road, Lowestoft reopened

Road users are advised that a section of road near the A12 Station Square in Lowestoft, Suffolk, which had been closed after a hole opened up under the carriageway, reopened to traffic this morning.

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Vegetation and tree clearance at Lindisfarne roundabout

The Highways Agency will be clearing trees and carrying out vegetation work on the A19/A194 Lindisfarne roundabout in Jarrow, South Tyneside next week.

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Weekend testing on the M6 near Birmingham ahead of smart motorway opening

The Highways Agency is to carry out tests on a section of smart motorway in Birmingham which is scheduled to become operational by the beginning of March.

Date: 20 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

A12 Station Square/Denmark Road, Lowestoft update

Road users are advised that a section of road adjoining the A12 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, remains closed this evening as work continues to investigate and repair a hole which opened up under the carriageway.

Date: 19 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: northbound lane closed on the A21, Kent

Road users are advised that a section of the northbound carriageway of the A21 near Lamberhurst in Kent is closed following a landslip underneath part of the road.

Date: 19 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Two lanes of the M5 between Junction 13 and 12 will be closed tonight for emergency repairs

Road users are advised that two lanes of the M5 northbound between Junction 13 and junctions 12, and the exit slip road at junction 12 will be closed from 8pm tonight for emergency repairs following an earlier incident.

Date: 19 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: A12 closed near Lowestoft for safety investigations and repair

Road users are advised that a section of the A12 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, will be closed from 8pm tonight for safety investigations and repair work to be carried out after a shallow hole opened up alongside the northbound carriageway.

Date: 18 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Bridge maintenance starts on M3 between junctions 4a and 5 in Hampshire

A six month scheme to refurbish three bridges to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the M3 between Fleet and Hook in Hampshire got underway yesterday (Monday 17 February).

Date: 18 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother, safer journeys for drivers in £570,000 overnight A585 works

Work to tackle wear and tear along sections of the A585 in Lancashire will be taking place next month with overnight carriageway closures.

Date: 18 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M2 hole: repairs tonight and tomorrow night, Kent

Work to repair the hole that appeared last week on the M2 near Lydgate in Kent will be complete by Thursday.

Date: 18 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Road users advised of closures on A5 near Tamworth

Bridge work will be carried out on the A5 Tame Viaduct near Tamworth from Monday 3 March.

Date: 18 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February 2014 - Sunday 23 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 February 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.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February – Sunday 23 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 February 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.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February 2014 - Sunday 23 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 February 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.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improved A590 drainage in Highways Agency projects

Drivers using the A590 around Levens and Dalton-in-Furness in Cumbria are to benefit from safer and more reliable journeys thanks to two Highways Agency projects to improve drainage.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Southbound M61 near Bolton partially re-opens after collision

Drivers in Greater Manchester are being advised that the southbound carriageway of the M61 near Bolton has now partially re-opened following its closure this morning (Monday 17 February).after a serious road traffic collision.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Southbound M61 closed near Bolton

Drivers in Greater Manchester are being advised that the southbound carriageway of the M61 near Bolton is totally closed following a serious road traffic collision earlier today (Monday 17 February).

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: M5 southbound near Gloucester closed overnight tonight for bridge works

Road users are advised that the southbound M5 between Junction 11a and junction 12 will be closed tonight (Monday, February 17) while two new bridge beams are put in place.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 17 – Sunday 23 February 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.

Date: 17 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised to take extra care when travelling in Kent

Road users in Kent are urged to check their routes before setting out today following a number of incidents across the county today.

Date: 15 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Queen Elizabeth II bridge and A249 Sheppey Crossing to close tonight in Kent

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing and the A249 Sheppey Crossing will close tonight due to high winds.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised to take extra care when travelling in Dorset, Wiltshire and Devon

Road users in Wiltshire, Dorset and Devon are urged to check their routes before setting out today and tomorrow following a number of incidents as a result of severe weather.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February 2013 – Sunday 23 February 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.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: Smart motorway technology temporarily non operational on M62

The Highways Agency is advising drivers that due to power outages in the area, the smart motorway technology on the M62 in West Yorkshire, between junction 25 and 30, will not be operational this evening.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 17 – Sunday 23 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 14 February but could be subject to cha

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Orwell Bridge in Suffolk to close tonight due to high winds

The Highways Agency is advising road users in the east of England that a bridge in Suffolk will be closed tonight for safety reasons due to high winds, with forecasted winds expected to exceed 60mph.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February - Sunday 23 February 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.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February to Sunday 23 February

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 February 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.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February to Sunday 23 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 14 February 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.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Thelwall Viaduct work announced

A £2.5m project to replace the bridge joints along Thelwall Viaduct along the M6 in Cheshire was announced by the Highways Agency today.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Thelwall Viaduct contraflow notice for M6 drivers

Thousands of drivers using the M6 through Cheshire are being advised to prepare for essential maintenance along Thelwall Viaduct.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

On-going improvements to A14 Kettering bypass require week of night closures

The Highways Agency has announced five days of overnight closures as part of its £42million scheme to improve safety and relieve congestion on the A14 Kettering bypass, Northamptonshire.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 17 February – Sunday 23 February

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.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Drivers advised to be cautious as gales to hit southern England

The Highways Agency is urging road users in the south of England to take care as heavy rain and strong winds are forecast today and into Saturday.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: M2 hole - another lane reopen

Two lanes are open to traffic in both directions on the M2 between junction 5 (A249) and junction 6 (Faversham) in Kent after a further lane was reopened this morning.

Date: 14 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Safer journeys for drivers on the A1, Cambridgeshire

Work on a scheme to improve safety and make journeys more reliable along the A1 in Cambridgeshire is due to start later this month.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A14 near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk


Road users are advised that there will be overnight closures on the A14 near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, from Monday 17 February to repair sections of the road surface and replace bridge joints, to improve journeys for road users.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

M3 motorway upgrade - consultation on speed limit

The Highways Agency is today (13 February 2014) launching a consultation on the speed limit on part of a £174m capacity-boosting upgrade to the M3 in Surrey.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

M6 hard shoulder trials mark the countdown to scheme completion

The Highways Agency will be testing the newly-installed smart motorway systems on the hard shoulder of the M6 between J6 and J8 from Sunday 16 February. This marks the final stage before this section of the scheme fully opens as the scheme nears completion

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Lanes reopen on the M2 between junctions 5 and 6

Two lanes are open to traffic on the Londonbound and one lane on the coastbound M2 between junction 5 (A249) and junction 6 (Faversham) in Kent.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Possible rush hour closure of southbound M6 from junction 33

Drivers in Lancashire are being advised that the southbound carriageway of the M6 between junction 33 at Galgate and junction 32 at Broughton is closed and is likely to remain so for several hours overnight - possibly beyond the morning's peak travel period.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: M60 Barton Bridge and southbound Thelwall Viaduct re-open after gales

The M60 Barton Bridge in Greater Manchester and the southbound M6 Thelwall Viaduct in Cheshire have re-opened under speed restrictions following today's gales.

Date: 13 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: M60 Barton Bridge now closed after incident in gales

Drivers in Greater Manchester and Cheshire are being advised to avoid key sections of the local motorway network this evening after incidents during today's storms.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic Bulletin: High winds close Yorkshire and North East routes to high sided vehicles

The Highways Agency is advising road users in Yorkshire, Humber and the North East that a number of routes are currently closed to high sided vehicles this evening for safety reasons due to high winds.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Orwell Bridge reopens

Road users are advised that a Suffolk bridge, which was closed earlier today due to high winds, has reopened.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: M2 Kent update

Road users are advised that a section of the M2 in Kent remains closed in both directions as work continues to assess and repair a large hole which opened up between junction 5 for Sittingbourne and junction 6 for Faversham.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: M6 closed in Cheshire as gales affect Thelwall Viaduct

Drivers in Cheshire are being advised that the M6 is totally closed in both directions between junction 19 at Knutsford and junction 21a at Croft Interchange.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised that A38 closed in both directions A374 and A388

Road users are advised that the A38 is closed in both directions between the A374 near Liskeared and the A388 while police carry out an investigation into an earlier serious incident involving a car and a HGV.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Orwell Bridge in Suffolk to close this afternoon due to high winds


The Highways Agency is advising road users in the east of England that a bridge in Suffolk will be closed this afternoon for safety reasons due to high winds.


Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Drivers advised to take care as more wind and rain forecast across England today

The Highways Agency is urging road users to take care, particularly in the North East, North West and South West of the country, as heavy rain and strong winds are forecast from Wednesday afternoon until midnight.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: M2 Kent remains closed between junctions 5 and 6

A section of the M2 in Kent remains closed between J5 and J6 in both directions this morning (Wednesday) for safety reasons as work continues to investigate what caused a hole to open up in the central reservation yesterday.

Date: 12 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

UPDATE: M2 closed junctions 5-6, Sittingbourne, Kent

Update: the hole on the M2, in the central reservation between junctions 5 and 6, near Lynsted is approximately 15 feet in depth, not 50 feet (15 metres) as previously stated.

Our engineers are on site carrying out an investigation and this includes the cause of the hole.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

M2 closed junctions 5-6, Sittingbourne, Kent

Road users are advised that the M2 is currently closed in both directions near Sittingbourne in Kent for urgent safety investigations and repairs after a large hole opened up in the central reservation.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

M1 Tinsley Viaduct joint work

The Highways Agency will shortly begin maintenance work on Tinsley Viaduct, which carries the M1 motorway over the A631 and the viaduct’s central service road in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

M62 junction 22 to 23 resurfacing work

The Highways Agency will begin work to resurface stretches of the M62 between junction 22 (Rishworth Moor) and junction 23 (Outlane) from 17 February.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

National recognition for classroom ice experiments

Enterprising school children have teamed up with the Highways Agency to learn about the science behind treating roads in wintry weather.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Engineers drill deep ahead of M6 upgrade at Orrell

Engineers will begin work to drill holes up to 30 metres into the ground by the M6 at Orrell from Monday 17 February ahead of a major project to reduce congestion and improve safety at the junction.

Date: 11 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised of heavy rain and high winds

The Highways Agency is advising road users in the South West to be cautious as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast from noon on Wednesday until midnight.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improved journeys on the A21 in East Sussex

Road users are set to benefit from improved journeys along the A21 in East Sussex with a package of overnight work starting tonight (10 February).

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

M25 smart motorway improvement reaches next phase, Herts/Essex

A major improvement scheme to add vital extra capacity to the M25 between junctions 23 and 27, on the Hertfordshire and Essex border, has reached another milestone.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight maintenance work on A12 Bascule Bridge

Road users are advised that the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft will be closed for two nights from Monday 10 February for maintainance work on the bridge lifting mechanism.


Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing overnight bridge maintenance scheme enters final phase

The final phase of a scheme to maintain safety on the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing will start on Saturday 15 February.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February 2014 - Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 February 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.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February – Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 February 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.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvement scheme at A5 Wall Islands in Lichfield

Two roundabouts on the A5 at Wall Islands in Lichfield are to be improved, thanks to a Highways Agency scheme.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February 2013 – Sunday 16 February 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.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February 2014 - Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 February 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.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: New start date for work on A446 near Coleshill, Birmingham

Work to re-waterproof the A446 Brackenlands Bridge at Coleshill, Birmingham, will now start on Thursday 20 February, a week later than planned.

Date: 10 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

M25 J16-J17 lanes now fully open

Work to restore all running lanes on the M25 J16-J17 after severe weather and flooding has been successful. All available lanes are now open for traffic to use.

Date: 9 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Updated advice for drivers in wet and windy conditions

The Highways Agency and its contractors have been working hard today with the Met Office and other partners to monitor weather conditions and keep motorways and major trunk roads running safely in the South East.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Embankment improvement work on the M27, Hampshire

Embankment improvement work will be taking place under the M27 at the River Meon bridge near Fareham in Hampshire this weekend to maintain safe journeys for drivers.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February - Sunday 16 February 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.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February to Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 February 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.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 10 – Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 7 February but could be subject to chan

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M62 junction 30 to 32 technology improvements to benefit drivers

The Highway Agency is to start carrying out major technology improvements along the M62 between junction 30 (Rothwell) and junction 32 (Castleford) in West Yorkshire, in March.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 10 – Sunday 16 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 February 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.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Highways Agency gives advice for drivers in wet and windy conditions

The Highways Agency is advising road users to drive with extra care in the current wet conditions and prepare for travel disruption from early on Saturday (8 February), in the light of the severe weather which has been forecast across the south east of England.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised of heavy rain and strong winds in the South West

The Highways Agency is advising road users in the South West to be cautious as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast from this afternoon and into Saturday.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February – Sunday 16 February

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.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Drainage and resurfacing of the A259 near Guestling Thorn, East Sussex

A six week scheme to keep journeys safe and reliable on the A259 near Guestling Thorn will start on Monday 17 February.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 10 February to Sunday 16 February

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 February 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.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Former hotel to be demolished to make way for A45/A46 Tollbar End upgrade near Coventry

The former Coventry Island Hotel is to be demolished as part of The Highways Agency’s work to improve the A45/A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction.

Date: 7 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Improvements starting next week at A11/A47 Thickthorn roundabout at Cringleford, near Norwich

Road users will benefit from resurfacing work starting on Monday (10 February) next week at the Thickthorn roundabout, where the A11 and A47 meet, south-west of Norwich.

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Improvement work for M62 j33 roundabout, West Yorkshire

The Highways Agency is due to begin improvement work to junction 33 of the M62 from next week (10 February 2014).

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Smoother journeys on the M2 and M20 in Kent

Sections of two motorways in Kent are to be resurfaced to make journeys smoother and more reliable for road users.

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Safer journeys for cyclists and pedestrians on the A30, Ashford (Surrey)

Pedestrians and cyclists will benefit from a safety improvement scheme starting next week (Monday 10 February) along the A30 in Ashford, Surrey.

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight lane closures for M6 bridge repairs at Carlisle

Routine overnight repair work along an M6 motorway bridge across the River Eden near Carlisle in Cumbria will take place later this month.

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M66 road markings and studs scheme near completion

Large sections of the northern half of the M66 in Greater Manchester are benefiting from new road markings and roads studs in a £110,000 Highways Agency project due to be completed next month.

Date: 6 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Weekend closure for drainage work at A303 Newcott

Road users are advised that the A303 at Newcott in Devon will be closed this weekend in order for the Highways Agency to carry out essential drainage repairs.

Date: 5 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: Overnight – A47 Cucumber roundabout to Blofield, Norfolk

Road users are advised there will be an overnight closure on the eastbound A47, between the Cucumber roundabout and Blofield, for maintenance from 8pm to 6am tonight, Wednesday 5 February and tomorrow night.

Date: 5 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Smoother journeys on the A23 near Warninglid, West Sussex

Road users are set to benefit from smoother journeys on the A23 south of Warninglid in West Sussex as resurfacing starts next Monday (10 February).

Date: 5 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Highways Agency urges road users to help reduce litter on England’s roads

The Highways Agency is launching its first litter strategy, setting out how, with the support of road users, it will reduce litter on England’s motorway and trunk road network.

Date: 5 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Road users advised of high winds in the South East

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as strong winds are forecast across the South East tomorrow.

Date: 4 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improved safety on the M25/M1/A405, Hertfordshire

Drivers on the M25, M1 and A405 near Bricket Wood in Hertfordshire, will benefit from safety improvements following the completion of work that starts next Tuesday (11 February).

Date: 4 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvement work at M42 junction 10 near Tamworth

A scheme aimed at reducing congestion and improving safety at junction 10 of the M42 gets underway next week.

Date: 4 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised of heavy rain and high winds in the South West

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast across the South West this afternoon and this evening.

Date: 4 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February 2014 - Sunday 9 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 31 January 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.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February 2014 - Sunday 9 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 31 January 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.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 03 February – Sunday 09 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 31 January 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.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Road users advised of overnight closures on M5 junction 1 to 2, Oldbury Viaduct, West Bromwich

The Highways Agency will be resurfacing the carriageway and renewing bridge expansion joints on the M5 Oldbury Viaduct, between junctions 1 to 2, near West Bromwich from Monday 10 February for two weeks.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight closures of M6 near Rugby

Overnight work to install new solar road studs on the M6 between junction 1 and junction 2 near Rugby starts on Monday 17 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Bridge work starts on M6 at Gravelly Hill, Birmingham

The Highways Agency is to carry out bridge repair work on the M6 near junction 6 at Gravelly Hill, Birmingham, from Monday 10 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road users advised of slip road closures on A446 near Coleshill, Birmingham

Work to re-waterproof the A446 Brackenlands Bridge at Coleshill, Birmingham, is due to start on Thursday 13 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight closures for bridge work on A38 near Eggington, Derbyshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out bridge repairs on the A38 at Eggington, Derbyshire, from Monday 17 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Improved road surface on M6 junction 10 to 10a near Walsall

Road users are advised of a series of overnight closures on the M6 between junction 10 at Walsalland junction 11 at Cheslyn Hay from Monday 10 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road users advised of closures on A49 at Wistanstow, Shropshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out geotechnical work on the A49 near Wistanstow, Shropshire, from Monday 10 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Resurfacing work to start on A49 near Kimbolton, Herefordshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out resurfacing and road marking work on the A49 between Kimbolton and Ashton, Herefordshire, from Monday 17 February.

Date: 3 February 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Hindhead Tunnel closures cancelled, Surrey

Road users are advised that the planned full closure of the A3 Hindhead Tunnel in Surrey for tonight (Friday 31 January) and tomorrow night (Saturday 1 February) has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 3 – Sunday 9 February 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight resurfacing work on the A36 in Wiltshire

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A36 between Cotley Hill and Fisherton is due to start next week.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised of surface water on A30 and A38 in Devon and Cornwall.

Road users are advised to be aware of patches of surface water on the A30 and A38 in Devon and Cornwall following heavy rainfall earlier today.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on the A12 near Colchester for embankment maintenance

Road users are advised there will be overnight closures on the northbound A12 between junctions 27 and 29 near Colchester from 8pm tonight (Friday 31 January) to 6am Sunday 2 February for essential embankment maintenance.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 3 – Sunday 9 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 31 January but could be subject to chan

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February 2013 – Sunday 9 February 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Delays on M6 northbound in Birmingham due to multi-vehicle collision

Motorists are being advised of delays on the M6 northbound at the junction 7 interchange with the M5, due to a multi-vehicle road traffic accident.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February to Sunday 9 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 31 January 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 3 - Sunday 9 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 3 February 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 1 February to Sunday 9 February

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 31January 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: M6 to be closed southbound tonight near Stoke-on-Trent

Drivers are advised the M6 will be closed tonight between junction 16 and 15 to allow cranes to remove three lorries from the embankment after an incident earlier today.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Drivers advised of potential delays on the M42 as International Spring Fair begins at the NEC

Drivers are advised to allow extra time for their journeys on the M42 near Birmingham with the start of the International Spring Fair this Sunday at the NEC.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February – Sunday 9 February

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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 3 February - Sunday 9 February 2014 The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements overthe 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.

Date: 31 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: northbound M1 reopens junctions 5 to 6 near Watford, Hertfordshire

Road users are advised that the northbound M1 has reopened following a serious incident between junction 5 and junction 6 near Watford, Hertfordshire.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

A66 slip roads work near Keswick

Drivers using the A66 around Keswick in Cumbria are being advised that overnight resurfacing over the next few weeks will close slip roads at the interchange with the A591.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Smoother journeys for M6 drivers in £590,000 project

A three mile section of the northbound M6 around Burton-in-Kendal in Cumbria is to benefit from resurfacing in a £590,000 Highways Agency project starting on Tuesday (4 February).

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Overnight resurfacing work for M6 at Lancaster

A £600,000 Highways Agency project to resurface sections of the M6 around junction 34 at Lancaster will get underway next month.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Work on new safety measures starts on A120 in Essex

A scheme to improve safety for drivers travelling on the A120 in the Little Bentley area of Essex will start in early March 2014.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: northbound M1 remains closed junctions 5 to 6 near Watford, Hertfordshire

Road users are advised that the northbound M1 remains closed following a serious incident between junction 5 and junction 6 near Watford, Hertfordshire.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight strengthening work on the M4 elevated section, Brentford

A new phase of work to strengthen the M4 elevated section in Brentford, west of London will start next week (Thursday 6 February) ensuring journeys remain safe and reliable.

Date: 30 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother and safer journeys on the M23 in West Sussex

Drivers will benefit from an improved surface on the M23 in West Sussex with work starting on Monday (3 February).

Date: 29 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

A160 / A180 Port of Immingham improvements take a step forward

Public can submit comments on plans to the Planning Inspectorate

Date: 29 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

£1.5m safety boost for M180 at Scunthorpe

Work to improve the central reservation barrier on the M180 west of Scunthorpe in North Lincolnshire will get underway on Friday night (31 January).

Date: 29 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: A120 closed overnight, Marks Tey, Essex

Road users are reminded that the A120 at Marks Tey, Essex, will be closed overnight tonight (Tuesday) and tomorrow for improvement work to take place.

Date: 28 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: M5 southbound near Gloucester closed overnight tomorrow for bridge works

Road users are advised that the southbound M5 between Junction 11a and junction 12 will be closed overnight tomorrow night (Wednesday, January 29) while two 27 metre long bridge beams are removed.

Date: 28 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: delays expected on the A38(M), Birmingham

Road users are advised to expect delays on the A38(M) this morning due to a technical fault with the signs and signals on the road.

Date: 28 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Westbound A47, Bretton, Peterborough, closed overnight for resurfacing

Road users are reminded that the westbound A47 at Bretton, near Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, will be closed overnight tonight (Monday 27 January) while resurfacing work takes place.

Date: 27 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

A23 major improvement reaches another milestone

A major scheme to improve journeys on the A23 between London and Brighton takes another leap forward this week.

Date: 27 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Bridge maintenance starts on A2 near Darenth in Kent

A three month scheme to maintain safe and reliable journeys for drivers travelling on the on the A2 near Darenth in Kent starts tonight (Monday 27 January).

Date: 27 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 27 January – Sunday 2 February 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.

Date: 27 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Improvement work at the A14/M11 Girton Interchange

Road users are advised that there will be 24-hour narrow lanes in place on the eastbound A14/A1307 (Huntingdon Road) at the Girton Interchange (junction 31) from Monday 27 January for up to two and a half months to allow work to strengthen the embankment to take place.

Date: 27 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January 2014 - Sunday 2 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 24 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January – Sunday 02 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 24 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January 2014 - Sunday 2 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 24 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January – Sunday 2 February

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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January 2013 – Sunday 2 February 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 27 – Sunday 2 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 24 January but could be subject to chan

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January - Sunday 2 February 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improved road surface on the A27, Chichester

Drivers on the A27 around Chichester, West Sussex, will benefit from smoother journeys following work to resurface the road in both directions which starts on Wednesday (29 January).

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures and day time narrow lanes on the A14 at Higham for bridge maintenance

Road users are advised there will be overnight closures in both directions on the A14 at Higham (junction 40) from 8pm on Monday 27 January to 6am Thursday 30 January to set up traffic management ahead of two-months of bridge maintenance work.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight maintenance work on A12 Bascule Bridge

Road users are advised that the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft will be closed for one night on Monday 27 January to allow electrical inspection works to take place.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January - Sunday 2 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing work on A47 Kings Lynn bypass

Roads users are advised that part of the Kings Lynn bypass will be closed overnight tonight (Friday 24 January) to allow resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January to Sunday 2 February

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 24 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: A12 north closed overnight for resurfacing

Road users are advised that the northbound A12 will be closed overnight tonight (Friday 24 Jan) near Rackhams Corner, Hopton, Norfolk, for resurfacing work to be carried out.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned road works in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 27 January to Sunday 2 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 24 January 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.

Date: 24 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Westbound A120, Queensborough Bridge, Essex, closed overnight for maintenance

Road users are reminded that a section of the westbound A120 will be closed overnight tonight (Thursday 23 January) for carriageway repairs to the Queensborough Bridge, near Great Notley, Essex, to be carried out safely.

Date: 23 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M1 near Aston in South Yorkshire re-opens after incident

Drivers using the M1 in South Yorkshire are being advised that the northbound carriageway around junction 31 at Aston, south east of Sheffield has now fully re-opened following a collision involving several lorries earlier today (Thursday 23 January 2014).

Date: 23 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M1 closed at Aston, South Yorkshire

Drivers using the M1 in south Yorkshire are being advised that the northbound carriageway around junction 31 at Aston, south east of Sheffield, is likely to be closed for several hours following a collision involving several lorries earlier today (Thursday 23 January 2014).

Date: 23 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Businesses open as usual during weekend diversion for Greenodd roundabout

It will be business as usual in Greenodd next weekend, when a short section of the A5092 and the new roundabout will be closed for resurfacing from 6.00am Saturday 1 February until 6.00am Monday 3 February.

Date: 22 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Overnight closures on the M5 in Quinton, Birmingham for bridge repair work

The Highways Agency is advising road users that a section of the M5 in Birmingham will be closed overnight for one week so bridge joints can be repaired.

Date: 22 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: M1 junction 26 now fully reopened after recovery of crane

A 60 tonne crane that was blocking lane 1 of the M1 northbound exit sliproad at junction 26 has now been fully recovered.

Date: 22 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

£175,000 wear and tear repairs for M65 around Accrington

A week-long overnight project to tackle wear and tear along a section of the M65 in Lancashire will get underway next month (February).

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: A120, Wix, Essex, closed overnight for improvement work

Road users are advised that overnight work to improve the surface of the A120 at Wix will take place this week.

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Full and part closures tonight at M1 junction 26 to enable recovery of crane A 60 tonne crane blocking lane one of the M1 northbound exit slip road at junction 26 will be recovered at 8pm tonight.

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Drainage work to start on M54 junction 6 near Telford, Shropshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out drainage improvement work on the M54 at junction 6 near Telford, Shropshire, from Monday 3 February.

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Public inquiry for A1 Leeming to Barton local road improvements

A public inquiry to consider objections to a proposed local access road between Scotch Corner and Barton – as part of a major scheme to widen and upgrade part of the A1 in North Yorkshire to a motorway – opens on Tuesday 4 February 2014 at 10am.

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: One Lane of M1 J26 exit slip near Nottingham closed

Road users are advised that one lane of the exit slip road leaving the M1 at J26 has been closed following an incident last night involving a 60 tonne crane.

Date: 21 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: overnight closure of the B1106 at Elveden as part of the A11 dualling scheme

HA-E-MP-001/14 January 2014

Road users are advised that there will be an overnight closure of the B1106 at Elveden, Suffolk on Wednesday 22 January. This is part of the A11 Fiveways to Thetford dualling and improvement scheme.

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 20 – Sunday 26 January 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.

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

New traffic signals for A1M junction 36

The Highways Agency will begin work next week to install traffic signals on the A1M at junction 36, improving reliability and reducing congestion for drivers in South Yorkshire.

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

New concrete central reservation barrier for M1 junction 35a to 36

Work to improve the central reservation barrier on the M1 near Sheffield, South Yorkshire will begin next week.

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Technology upgrade on M23 junction 9 roundabout near Gatwick, West Sussex

Traffic signals will be upgraded to improve traffic flows around the M23 junction 9 roundabout near Gatwick, West Sussex.

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

A63 Castle Street improvements, Hull – design options published for Princes Quay footbridge

Design options for an ‘iconic’ footbridge over the A63 at Princes Quay in Hull, as part of the proposed Castle Street improvement scheme, have been made public today (20 January 2014).

Date: 20 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January 2014 - Sunday 26 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January – Sunday 26 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January 2014 - Sunday 26 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January – Sunday 26 January

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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 20 – Sunday 26 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January 2013 – Sunday 26 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January to Sunday 26 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January to Sunday 26 January

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Safer smoother journeys for drivers on M621

The Highways Agency will be carrying out £1.1 million of maintenance work along the M621 near Leeds, starting next week.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 20 January - Sunday 26 January 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.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: A23 reopened in both directions, West Sussex

Road users are advised that the A23 has now reopened in both directions between Handcross and Warninglid following heavy rain overnight which led to flooding.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Weekend lane and slip road closures for M6 resurfacing works

A £250,000 Highways Agency project to repair and resurface sections of the northbound M6 around junction 36 at Millness in Cumbria will get underway next month.

Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic Bulletin: A23 closed in both directions due to flooding

Drivers are advised the A23 is currently closed in both directions due to flooding at Handcross Hill.


Date: 17 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Resurfacing work to take place on A46 between Newark and Lincoln

The Highways Agency is to carry out urgent resurfacing on the A46 between Newark and Lincoln from Monday 20 January.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

A453 widening gives economic boost to the East Midlands Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin today visited the A453 widening project in the East Midlands to see how the scheme is progressing and find out more about the local jobs it is generating.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Highways Agency 2013 Post Opening Project Evaluation report published

Between 2002 and 2012 over £3.5 billion was invested on substantial capital investment projects to improve the strategic road network.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

A303, Wiltshire, partially reopened eastbound between A36 and A360 following flooding

Road users are advised that one lane remains open in each direction on part of the A303 in Wiltshire as a result of flooding. However ongoing flooding on the eastbound carriageway of the road between the A36 near Deptford and the A360 near Stonehenge could require lane closures for up to two weeks as more wet weather is forecast.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Overnight and weekend single lane closures on A590 near Greenodd

A short section of the A590 near Greenodd will have single lane closures tonight and tomorrow night.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Improved journeys on the A21, Kent

Overnight resurfacing work on the A21, between Lamberhurst and Flimwell, starting on Monday (20 January) will lead to smoother and safer journeys for road users in Kent.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Daytime lane closure for M55 reconstruction work from Monday

A section of the westbound M55 between Lower Bartle and Broughton in Lancashire will be reduced to two lanes next week as work gets underway to reconstruct the carriageway.

Date: 16 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: overnight lane closures of the A2 near Brenley Corner and Lydden in Kent

Road users are advised that lane closures and temporary traffic lights will be in place on the A2 overnight for two nights from Friday (17 January) for resurfacing in Kent.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Resurfacing work on the A12 in Essex

Overnight work to improve journeys on the northbound A12 near Colchester, Essex is due to take place later this week.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Weekend resurfacing work to start on M1 near Leicester

The Highways Agency is to resurface the M1 and surrounding roads at junction 21, Leicester, over two consecutive weekends, starting this Friday night (17 January).

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work on the A12 on the Essex / Suffolk border

Road users are advised that work to restore road markings on the A12 in Essex and Suffolk is due to take place this week, weather permitting.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Work to improve congestion at Braintree begins next month

Residents and road users will soon benefit from work beginning next month to improve the A120 Galleys Corner roundabout in Braintree, Essex.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Highways Agency announces winners of its supply chain awards

The Highways Agency has today announced the winners and highly commended entrants for its third consecutive supplier recognition scheme.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Roads Minister opens South West’s first smart motorway scheme

The South West’s first smart motorway scheme has been officially launched today by Roads Minister Robert Goodwill.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: overnight closures of the northbound Warninglid slip roads, West Sussex

Road users are advised that the northbound exit and entry slip roads will be closed overnight from this Friday (17 January) for three nights.

Date: 15 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight carriageway closures for A56 repairs around Accrington

A £170,000 Highways Agency programme of overnight repairs along the northern sections of the A56 around Accrington in Lancashire will be delivered in March.

Date: 14 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Highways Agency appoints two new non-executive directors

Two leading transport industry experts have been appointed to the board of the Highways Agency as non-executive directors.

Date: 14 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

M1 junction 34 Tinsley Roundabouts re-cabling work

The Highways Agency will begin work next week to lay new power cables on the M1 junction 34 Tinsley Roundabouts, near Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

Date: 14 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

New lights to be installed on M6/M42 link road at Coleshill, Birmingham

Work to replace lighting columns on the M6/M42 link road between junctions 5 and 4 of the M6 at Coleshill, Birmingham, starts on Monday 20 January.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight closures of A500 slip road near Newcastle-Under-Lyme

Road users are advised that drainage work will be carried out on the A500 northbound entry slip road at Porthill, Newcastle-under-Lyme, from Monday 27 January.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January 2014 - Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 January 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.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January 2014 - Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 January 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.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January – Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 January 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.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Tonight's M55 resurfacing work postponed to Thursday

Drivers using the M55 around Blackpool are being reminded that resurfacing work due to start tonight (Monday 13 January) will now start on Thursday (16 January) instead.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work on the A12 in Essex

Road users are advised that work to restore road markings on the A12 at Brook Street roundabout in Essex is due to take place later this week, weather permitting.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Smoother, safer and quieter journeys on the A21 near Sevenoaks

Drivers will benefit from smoother, quieter and safer journeys as resurfacing starts this Friday (17 January) on a slip road of the A21 at its interchange with the A25 near Sevenoaks in Kent.

Date: 13 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: A303 reopened eastbound between A36 and A360 following flooding

Road users are advised that one lane of the A303 eastbound between the junctions of the A36 near Deptford and the A360 near Stonehenge is now open following significant flooding in the area.

A contraflow has been set up on the westbound carriageway to allow the eastbound route to reopen. This means that one lane is in operation in both directions. A 50 mph temporary speed limit has also been put in place for the safety of road users.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

A303 partially reopened eastbound between A36 and A360 following flooding

Road users are advised that one lane of the A303 eastbound between the junctions of the A36 near Deptford and the A360 near Stonehenge is now open following significant flooding in the area.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January 2013 – Sunday 19 January 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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Weekend and overnight closures of A52 in Derbyshire for resurfacing

Resurfacing will be carried out on the A52 Brian Clough Way in Derbyshire from tonight (Friday 10 January).

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January - Sunday 19 January 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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 13 – Sunday 19 January 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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: lane closure removed following bridge parapet repairs

Road users are advised that the lane closure has been removed on the Londonbound M20 between junctions 6 and 5 near Maidstone in Kent.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January – Sunday 19 January

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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work to improve drainage on A47, Norfolk

Road users are advised that overnight work to install new pipes at Pullover near Kings Lynn is due to begin at 8pm on Monday 13, weather permitting.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 13 – Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 10 January but could be subject to chan

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work on the northbound A12 in Essex

Road users are advised that resurfacing work on the northbound A12 in Essex is due to begin on Monday, weather permitting.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

M5 Gloucestershire bridge work starts

Road users are reminded that a comprehensive package of bridge safety improvements and maintenance to benefit road users on the M5 near Gloucester will require lane closures from Monday 13 January.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improved journeys on the A21 near Johns Cross, East Sussex

Road users are set to benefit from smoother, safer and quieter journeys on the A21 between the A2100 (John’s Cross) and the B2089 in East Sussex.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January to Sunday 19 January

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 10 January 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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

M25/M23 overnight closures as major improvement on the Kent/Surrey border continues

A major upgrade of the M25 on the Kent/Surrey border is nearing completion as work to upgrade signs between junction 6 (Godstone) and junction 7 (M23) continues.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 13 January to Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 10 January 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.

Date: 10 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

New date for improved journeys for the A23 at Pyecombe

Road users are set to benefit from safer and smoother journeys on the A23 as work takes place this weekend at Pyecombe, West Sussex.

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

A3 Hindhead tunnel maintenance, Surrey

Maintenance work will continue at the Hindhead tunnel on the A3, to ensure journeys remain safe and reliable on this vital link between Hampshire and Surrey.

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 13 - Sunday 19 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 January 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.

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Bank stabilisation work A38 Haldon Hill

Work to stabilise the bank alongside the A38 at Haldon Hill will get underway on Monday 13 January.

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improvements to begin on M40/A404 Handy Cross roundabout, High Wycombe

Improvements to improve the flow of traffic at a busy motorway junction will begin overnight next Monday (13 January).

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Bridge maintenance starts over M4 to keep journeys safe and reliable

Work to maintain a bridge over a busy section of the M4 near Slough in Berkshire starts next Monday (13 January).

Date: 9 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight resurfacing work on the A47, Cambridgeshire

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A47 at Wisbech is due to take place later this week.

Date: 8 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing on the M11 in Essex

Overnight work to resurface the northbound M11 in Essex will start tomorrow.

Date: 8 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight wear and tear repairs for M60 in south Manchester

Highways Agency wear and tear repairs worth £190,000 will be taking place along the M60 in south Manchester later this month – providing safer and smoother journeys for drivers.

Date: 8 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M55 junction 4 closures for resurfacing work

Work to resurface a section of the M55 motorway serving Blackpool will take place over three nights next week.

Date: 8 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

New safety barriers on A64 Pickering to Brambling Fields

Work to install new safety barriers on the A64 between Pickering Interchange and Brambling Fields Interchange will begin next week, improving safety for drivers in North Yorkshire.

Date: 8 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M6 in Cheshire re-opens after incident

Drivers using the M6 through Staffordshire and Cheshire are being advised that the northbound carriageway has now fully re-opened following a serious accident yesterday morning (Tuesday 7 January).

Date: 7 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M6 in Cheshire partially-closed

Drivers using the M6 through Staffordshire and Cheshire are being advised of heavy congestion on the northbound carriageway following a serious accident this morning (Tuesday 7 January).

Date: 7 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 6 January 2014 - Sunday 12 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 January 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.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 6 January 2014 - Sunday 12 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 January 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.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 6 January – Sunday 12 January 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 January 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.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Lane closure on Londonbound M20 near Maidstone, Kent

Road users are advised that one lane will be closed on the Londonbound M20 between junctions 6 and 5 near Maidstone in Kent for safety reasons.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Resurfacing work on A47 Kings Lynn

Roads users are advised that one lane of the A47 Kings Lynn bypass will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday 7 January) to allow resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Central reserve barrier upgrade on M5 J4a to 6

The Highways Agency will be shortly be starting work to replace the existing metal barrier with a stronger and safer concrete barrier in the central reserve of the M5 between junctions 4a and 6 in Worcestershire.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

£1.7m electronic signs and cameras project to boost Lancashire M6 safety

A £1.7m Highways Agency project to give drivers in Lancashire better information along the M6 will get underway next week (Monday 13 January 2014).

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M1 maximum mandatory speed limits consultation starts today

A consultation on the proposal to introduce a maximum mandatory speed limit as part of the planned upgrade to the M1 in South Yorkshire and the East Midlands has been published today, Monday 6 January.

Date: 6 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 6 – Sunday 12 January 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.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 6 January 2013 – Sunday 12 January 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.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: A30 between A395 and A389 now reopened.

Road users are advised that the A30 between the A395 and A389 has now reopened following an earlier incident.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improved journeys on the A27 Ford roundabout near Arundel, West Sussex

Road users, local residents and visitors to Arundel are set to benefit from reduced congestion on the A27 Ford roundabout as work to improve the layout starts next Monday (6 January).

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: A30 Closed westbound between the A395 and A389 Road users are advised that the A30 is closed westbound between the A395 amd A389 near Altarnun in Cornwall.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Road users advised to be prepared for bad weather

Road users are being advised to check the weather forecast and road conditions before travelling today as sudden haul storms, strong winds and heavy rain continue to make driving conditions difficult.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 6 January - Sunday 12 January 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.

Date: 3 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Road users advised to plan ahead as three major road improvements in the Midlands get underway in January

Road users are advised to allow extra time for their journeys as three major road improvements start in the Midlands early in the New Year.

Date: 2 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures planned on the M6 near Birmingham during January and February


The Highways Agency is advising motorists of a series of planned overnight closures on the M6 in Birmingham, as part of the M6 J5 to J8 smart motorway scheme, so overhead gantry equipment can be installed and a new road surface laid.

Date: 2 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

New year work to improve journeys at M1 junction 33

The Highways Agency will begin work in the new year to widen the M1 junction 33 southbound exit slip road and roundabout near Rotherham and Sheffield, improving journeys for drivers in South Yorkshire.

Date: 2 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: QE II Bridge at Dartford re-opens after high winds closure

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing has re-opened following this afternoon's closure due to high winds.

Date: 1 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: High winds close Dartford-Thurrock QE II Bridge

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing has just been closed due to high winds.

Date: 1 January 2014

Type: Press release

Region: East

New roads maintenance contract for the West Midlands

The Highways Agency has awarded its sixth ground-breaking Asset Support Contract.

Date: 31 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Queen Elizabeth II bridge has re-opened, Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing has re-opened.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Road users advised of overnight closures as work starts on M1/M6 Junction 19 Improvement near Catthorpe, Leicestershire

Road users are advised of a series of overnight closures during the week of 6 January as roadworks are installed for the Highways Agency’s M1/M6 junction 19 improvement at Catthorpe, Leicestershire.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Main work gets underway on the A45/A46 Tollbar End upgrade near Coventry

Main work to improve the A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction will begin on 6 January 2014, and will include the demolition of a hotel on the roundabout.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Queen Elizabeth II bridge closed at Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing has been closed due to high winds.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Work to improve safety at A5 rail bridge in Hinckley

Work to improve safety at the A45 rail bridge in Hinckley gets underway in the new year.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Main construction to start on A14 junction 7-9 Kettering Bypass improvement in January

Main construction work to widen the A14 between junctions 7 and 9 at Kettering, Northamptonshire, starts overnight on Thursday 2 January 2014.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Smoother, safer and more reliable journeys on the A20 between Dover and Folkestone

Road users are set to benefit from smoother, safer and more reliable journeys as resurfacing and drainage work start next week on the A20 between Dover and Folkestone, Kent.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Safer journeys on the A21 near Bewl Water in East Sussex

Resurfacing starts next Monday (6 January) to provide drivers with smoother and safer journeys on the A21 between Lamberhurst and Flimwell, near Bewl Water, in East Sussex.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

M55 and A6 Broughton roundabout improvements delivered for Christmas

Major improvements to a busy roundabout which forms a junction between the Highways Agency's M55 motorway and the A6 local road near Preston in Lancashire were completed before Christmas.

Date: 30 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Bridge maintenance over A1(M), Hertfordshire

Important maintenance work will start on Monday 6 January on Ayot Green Bridge which carries traffic over the A1(M) near Welwyn, Hertfordshire.

Date: 27 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother journeys on the A27, Worthing

Further improvement work to benefit road users will start on the A27 in Worthing on Monday 6 January.

Date: 27 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Weekend and overnight closures of A52 in Derbyshire for resurfacing

Resurfacing work will be carried out on the A52 Brian Clough Way in Derbyshire from Friday 10 January.

Date: 27 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Highways Agency gives advice for drivers in the North East and North West as strong winds forecast

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as strong winds are forecast across much of England on Friday.

Date: 27 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: Queen Elizabeth II bridge closed at Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing is being closed due to high winds, with forecasted winds expected to exceed 60mph.

Date: 27 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Highways Agency bulletin: A303 in Somerset now reopened to traffic

Drivers are being advised that the A303 in Somerset has now been reopened to traffic after yesterdays closure due to flooding.

Date: 25 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Highways Agency Bulletin: A303 Somerset Closure due to Flooding

The A303 in Somerset is closed in both directions near Yeovil between the A37 / A372 (Podimore) and the A3088 (Tintinhull) due to flooding.

Date: 24 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Spring benefits in store for M25 drivers

Schemes to upgrade the northern and southern sections of the M25 are progressing well and road users will start to benefit from improved and more reliable journeys from spring 2014 – much earlier than planned.

Date: 24 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Drivers in the North West advised to be cautious as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast

The Highways Agency has issued an amber alert, warning drivers in the North West that heavy rain and high winds are forecast from 9am through to late afternoon today (Tuesday 24 December 2013) .

Date: 24 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Bridges reopen

Road users are advised that five bridges closed yesterday due to high winds have reopened this morning.

Date: 24 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: Orwell and Breydon Bridges in Suffolk closed due to high winds

The Highways Agency is advising road users in the east of England that two bridges in Suffolk have been closed for safety reasons due to high winds.

Date: 23 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A249 Sheppey Crossing closed due to high winds

Road users are advised that the A249 Sheppey Crossing has been closed due to high winds.

Date: 23 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Queen Elizabeth II bridge closed at Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing

Road users are advised that the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing is being closed due to high winds, with forecasted winds expected to exceed 60mph.

Date: 23 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Coastbound M2 closed at junction 5

Road users are advised that the coastbound M2 has been closed at junction 5 (A249) in Kent for surface repairs.

Date: 23 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Boxing Day sales will mean busy time on the M6 near Birmingham

The Highways Agency today urged drivers to think carefully about their journeys if they are planning to drive to the Boxing Day sales, especially around junction 9 of the M6.

Date: 23 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Highways Agency gives advice for drivers as strong winds and heavy rain forecast

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast across much of England from Monday morning though to late Tuesday morning.

Date: 22 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic Bulletin: Motorists warned of possible delays on M42 between junctions 4 to 3a in Birmingham

Motorists using the M42 in Birmingham tonight are being warned of possible delays between junctions 4 and 3a.

Date: 20 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Improvement work at A38 Little Eaton and Markeaton roundabouts in Derby

Work to improve safety and increase capacity at the A38 Little Eaton and Markeaton roundabouts in Derby gets underway in the new year.

Date: 20 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 23 December 2013 – Sunday 5 January 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.

Date: 20 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

***Correction*** Traffic bulletin: Drivers advised of lane closures *northbound only* on M5 near Birmingham this afternoon

Drivers are advised of lane closures on the M5 northbound near Birmingham this afternoon, which will affect the evening peak.

Date: 19 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Drivers advised of lane closures north and southbound on M5 near Birmingham this afternoon

Drivers are advised of two separate lane closures on the M5 near Birmingham this afternoon, which will both affect the evening peak.

Date: 19 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

A556 Knutsford to Bowdon improvement scheme

Amendments to the planning application – consultation period starts today

Date: 19 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Road users advised of road closure on the A49 in Hereford for footpath work

The Highways Agency is advising road users there will be road closures and diversions in place on a section of the A49 during January so a new footpath can be laid.

Date: 19 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Get smart, know your motorways

'Get smart, know your motorways' - that's the message from the Highways Agency as it makes increasing use of technology to make journeys smoother and more reliable for road users.

Date: 19 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Northbound entry slip road reopens this week on the A23 at Handcross, West Sussex

Road users and residents will benefit as the Highways Agency keeps its promise to re-open a crucial slip road on the A23 before Christmas. The slip road was originally planned to be closed over the Christmas period, but the closures were rescheduled to allow it to reopen on Friday (20 December) morning.

Date: 18 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: Stonehenge Winter Solstice advice for drivers

Traffic on the A303 at Stonehenge is expected to be very busy on Friday, 20 December and Saturday, 21 December during the Winter Solstice celebrations.

Date: 18 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Gales warning for drivers across the south

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as strong gales and heavy rain is expected in the South West and South East regions later today.

Date: 18 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Central reservation barrier work finishes early on M62

Work to install a new concrete central reservation barrier which will improve safety on the M62 near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, will be completed more than two months ahead of schedule.

Date: 17 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

M5 hard shoulder trials introduced on smart motorway scheme

The Highways Agency will start testing the newly-installed smart motorway systems on the hard shoulder of the M5 from tomorrow.

Date: 17 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

New signs and lane markings will help road users on A303 near Stonehenge

New signs and lane markings to are to be introduced on the approach to Longbarrow Roundabout on the A303 to encourage road users to join the correct lane.

Date: 16 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Driving home for Christmas: Festive help from the Highways Agency

Road users travelling over the festive season will benefit from 98 per cent of England's strategic road network being free of roadworks.

Date: 16 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 16 – Sunday 22 December 2013

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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December - Sunday 22 December 2013

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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 16 – Sunday 22 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 13 December but could be subject to cha

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December 2013 – Sunday 22 December 2013

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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December to Sunday 22 December

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 December 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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December to Sunday 22 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 December 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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December 2013 - Sunday 22 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 December 2013 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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December 2013 - Sunday 22 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 December 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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December 2013 - Sunday 22 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 December 2013 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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 16 December – Sunday 22 December

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.

Date: 13 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

******PLEASE DISREGARD – WORK BEING RESCHEDULED TO 2014******Overnight resurfacing on the A120 in Essex

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A120 in Essex will take place next week.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A3 Hindhead Tunnel closed overnight

Road users are reminded that the A3 Hindhead Tunnel will be closed in both directions overnight tonight (Thursday 12 December) and tomorrow night (Friday 13 December) for maintenance.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight maintenance work on the A14 in Suffolk

Overnight work to improve a junction on the A14 in Suffolk will take place next week.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight resurfacing on the A120 in Essex

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A120 in Essex will take place next week.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures of M55 link to southbound M6 continue

Drivers in Lancashire travelling around junction 32 of the M6 are being reminded that overnight closures of the link road from the eastbound M55 onto the southbound M6 will continue until Friday 20 December.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic Bulletin: Resurfacing work on the northbound A46 in Lincolnshire

Resurfacing work will take place on the northbound A46 in Lincolnshire tonight, to benefit road users.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Smoother and safer journeys for the A23 at Pyecombe

Road users are set to benefit from safer and smoother journeys on the A23 as work starts next week at Pyecombe, West Sussex.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Abnormal load travelling on A20 and M20 in Kent

Road users planning to travel on the A20 and M20 in Kent on Saturday (14 December) are advised that a slow moving vehicle with an abnormal load will be travelling in the area.

Date: 12 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Roads Minister announces January start of work for M1 Junction 19 Improvement near Catthorpe, Leicestershire

Work on the M1 Junction 19 Improvement Scheme near Catthorpe, Leicestershire, will start in January, Roads Minster Robert Goodwill has announced today.

Date: 11 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

£1.2m for smoother A66 journeys

The Highways Agency is spending more than £1.2m to deliver smoother journeys for drivers using the A66 with two projects around Keswick and Appleby in Cumbria starting before Christmas.

Date: 10 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

M3 bridge maintenance starts at junction 4 on Surrey/Hampshire border

Preparations for a five month scheme to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the M3 near Hawley, on the Surrey/Hampshire border, will start tonight (Monday 9 December).

Date: 9 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Boost for Winchester economy as improvements are completed at the M3/A34 junction, Hampshire

Local residents, businesses and visitors to Winchester, Hampshire will benefit from the upgrade of the M3/A34 junction following the completion of construction work earlier today (Monday 9 December).

Date: 9 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Package of Improvements on M5 bridges near Gloucester

A comprehensive package of bridge safety improvements and maintenance to benefit road users on the M5 near Gloucester will start at the beginning of January.

Date: 9 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Blackburn’s M65 traffic lights back on this week

Traffic lights at a junction of the M65 near Blackburn are due to be turned back on later this week, once new sensors have been fitted.

Date: 9 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closure on A12 Bascule Bridge

Road users are advised that the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft will be closed overnight tonight (Sunday 8 December) to allow repairs to be carried out following the flooding on Friday.

Date: 8 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 9 – Sunday 15 December 2013

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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: M6 lane and slip road closures for Thewall Viaduct work tonight

Drivers in Cheshire are being advised that a short section of the southbound M6 over Thelwall Viaduct will be down to one lane overnight tonight (Friday 6 December) for work to repair a bridge joint.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: M1 j40-41 southbound closure this evening

Road users in West Yorkshire are advised that the southbound carriageway of the M1 will be closed this evening to allow for recovery of an overturned HGV.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December 2013 - Sunday 15 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 December 2013 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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December 2013 – Sunday 15 December 2013

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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December 2013 - Sunday 15 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 December 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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December 2013 - Sunday 15 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 December 2013 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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic Bulletin: Lane closure on the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft, Suffolk

Road users are advised that the central lane on the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft, Suffolk, will remain closed during the evening peak and over the weekend for safety reasons following a power failure.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December to Sunday 15 December

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 December 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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Smoother journeys on the A27, Portsmouth

Overnight resurfacing will be carried out on the A27 eastbound next week near Cosham in Portsmouth, resulting in smoother journeys for drivers.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December – Sunday 15 December

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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Overnight maintenance work on A12 Bascule Bridge

Road users are advised that the A12 Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft will be closed for one night on Monday 9 December to allow routine maintenance to take place.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December to Sunday 15 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 6 December 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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 9 December - Sunday 15 December 2013

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.

Date: 6 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: M6 Thelwall Viaduct and M60 Barton Bridge re-open after lorry incidents

Drivers in the North West are being advised that both the M6 Thelwall Viaduct in Cheshire and M60 Barton Bridge in Greater Manchester have fully re-opened following gusts of gale force winds of up to 76mph and incidents involving overturned lorries earlier today (Thursday 5 December 2013).

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic Bulletin: Delays on M1 northbound between junctions 28 and 29a near Chesterfield due to overturned lorries

Motorists using the M1 in the East Midlands are being warned of delays due to three overturned lorries caused by strong winds.

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Smoother journeys for drivers on the A2 between Brenley Corner and Canterbury

Road users are set to benefit from smoother journeys as 3.4 miles of the A2 will be resurfaced between Brenley Corner and Canterbury.

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother journeys for the A27 in East Sussex

Road users are set to benefit from smoother journeys on the A27 in East Sussex with a resurfacing scheme starting next Monday (9 December) between Wilmington and Polegate.

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Northbound M6 at Thelwall Viaduct and M60 Barton Bridge affected by gales

Drivers in the North West are being advised that the northbound M6 at Thelwall Viaduct in Cheshire is closed following gusts of gale force winds of up to 76mph.

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Highways Agency gives advice for drivers as coastal flooding risk forecast in the East of England

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as coastal flooding is expected along the East coast through the night and into tomorrow (Friday 6 December).

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overturned vehicle incidents delaying journeys

Drivers across the North are being advised to remain vigilant and with westerly gusts of up to 60mph affecting the motorway and major A road network.

Date: 5 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Bridge maintenance work over the A1(M), Hatfield

Overnight maintenance work will start on the A414/A6129 bridge, which carries traffic over the A1(M) at junction 4, on Monday (9 December) maintaining safe and smooth journeys.

Date: 4 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: A3 Hindhead Tunnel overnight maintenance

Road users are reminded that the A3 Hindhead Tunnel will be closed in both directions overnight from tonight (Wednesday 4 December) for four nights for maintenance work.

Date: 4 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight work on the A12, Essex

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the southbound A12 in Essex is due to take place later this month.

Date: 4 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Drivers warned of possible delays on M5 near Birmingham ahead of football match

Football fans heading to Birmingham tonight are being advised to plan their routes carefully ahead of a busy night on the M5 near junction 1.

Date: 4 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Road markings replacement and repair work to start on M54 near Wolverhampton

Overnight work to refresh road markings on the westbound carriageway of the M54 between Wolverhampton and Tong in Shropshire, starts on Monday 9 December.

Date: 4 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Highways Agency gives advice for drivers as strong winds forecast

The Highways Agency is advising road users to be cautious as gales are expected in several regions on Thursday – during and beyond the morning rush hour.

Date: 3 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: Southbound A33 overnight closure near Winchester

Road users are advised that the southbound A33 will be closed overnight on Thursday (5 December) near Winchester, Hampshire.

Date: 3 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvement scheme at A5 Churncote roundabout in Shrewsbury

A Highways Agency scheme to widen the A5 Churncote roundabout in Shrewsbury is running smoothly and to schedule.

Date: 3 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: M32 Boundary Fence Replacement

Work to replace a mile long section of boundary fencing on the M32 at Bristol started today, Monday, December 2 and will continue until February.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

A303 westbound resurfacing near Thruxton, Hampshire

Overnight resurfacing will be carried out on the A303 westbound near Thruxton in Hampshire on Thursday (5 December) night, resulting in smoother journeys for road users.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

£800,000 overhaul for M602

An £800,000 Highways Agency project to tackle wear and tear along the M602 in Greater Manchester will get underway next week.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Resurfacing work starts on M6 at junction 4 near Birmingham

The Highways Agency is to resurface the M6 at junction 4 near Coleshill, Birmingham, from Saturday 14 December.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

M3 smart motorway preparations underway in Surrey

Preparations are underway on a scheme to relieve congestion by adding vital extra capacity on the M3 between junction 2 (M25) and junction 4a (A327) in Surrey.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight improvements continue on the A120, Essex

Overnight work to restore sections of carriageway to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A120 in Essex is due to complete on Thursday 12 December.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight repair work on the A11, Norfolk

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on two sections of the northbound A11 in Norfolk is due to take place this month, weather permitting.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight repairs on the A12, Norfolk

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the northbound A12 near Hopton, Norfolk is due to take place this month, weather permitting.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight resurfacing on the A12 in Essex

Overnight work to improve journeys on the A12 near Colchester, Essex is due to take place this month.

Date: 2 December 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December 2013 - Sunday 8 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 November 2013 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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December 2013 - Sunday 8 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 November 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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December 2013 - Sunday 8 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 November 2013 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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 2 – Sunday 8 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 29 November but could be subject to cha

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 2 – Sunday 8 December 2013

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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

M18 Ings roundabout improvement work

The Highways Agency will this week begin the next phase of roundabout improvement work at Ings Roundabout, on the M18 at junction 5, near Doncaster.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 2 November 2013 – Sunday 8 December 2013

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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Northbound A23 overnight closures start tonight

Road users are reminded that the northbound A23 between Bolney (A272) and Pease Pottage (M23) will be closed overnight for three nights from tonight (Friday 29 November).

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Work completed early on A1033 Northern Gateway Roundabout

The Highway Agency has today completed the A1033 Northern Gateway Roundabout improvement scheme in Hull almost three weeks ahead of schedule.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December – Sunday 8 December

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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December to Sunday 8 December

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 November 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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Overnight resurfacing work on A40 near Huntley

Overnight resurfacing work on the A40 between Huntley and Lea will take place over four nights from Friday, 6 December.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December to Sunday 8 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 November 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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin:Abnormal load travelling on M4 and M32 between Didcot and Avonmouth this weekend

Road users are advised that an abnormal load will be travelling along the M4 and M32 from Didcot in Oxfordshire to Avonmouth this weekend, from Friday 29 November to Sunday 24 November 2013.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Contraflow lane in place for A66 resurfacing at Bassenthwaite Lake

A three week, £350,000 Highways Agency project to resurface a section of the A66 dual carriageway at Bassenthwaite Lake in Cumbria will start next week.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 2 December - Sunday 9 December 2013

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.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Clockwise M25 closed in Surrey tomorrow night as part of a major upgrade

Road users are reminded that part of the clockwise M25 will be closed overnight tomorrow (Saturday 30 November) while a new gantry and signs are installed.

Date: 29 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight repair work on the A11, Norfolk

Overnight work to repair the surface on the northbound A11 in Norfolk is due to take place next month, weather permitting.

Date: 28 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight improvements on the A120, Essex

The third in a series of schemes to improve journeys on the A120 in Essex is due to begin early next month.

Date: 28 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Smoother journeys for drivers on the M23 on the Sussex/Surrey border

Road users are set to benefit from smoother journeys on the M23 around junction 9 (Gatwick) as resurfacing starts next Monday (2 December).

Date: 28 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Road markings replacement and repair work to start on M54 near Wolverhampton

Work to refresh road markings on the westbound carriageway of the M54 between Wolverhampton and Tong in Shropshire, starts on Monday 16 December.

Date: 28 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Wall repair work to start on A38 near Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Work to repair a wall on the A38 in Staffordshire starts on Monday 9 December.

Date: 28 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

*UPDATED*: Resurfacing on the M20 near Folkestone, Kent

Work is progressing to resurface sections of the M20 between junction 11a (Channel Tunnel) and junction 13 (Folkestone) and an updated work programme has been announced.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvements to bring smoother, safer journeys on the A30 in Cornwall

Improvements taking place over the next two months on part of the A30 in Cornwall will mean smoother, safer journeys for road users.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: A27 closed overnight in Worthing

Road users are advised that the A27 will be closed overnight tonight (Wednesday 27 November) in Worthing, West Sussex.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvements for A303 between Sparkford and Ilchester

Road users will benefit from smoother journeys thanks to work starting next week to improve the road surface of the A303 between the Sparkford Roundabout and the Illchester Interchange.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Public consultation and exhibition for A19 Coast Road scheme

A public exhibition detailing proposals for the A19/A1058 improvement schemes is being held at Travelodge Silverlink Hotel, Silverlink Park on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 November as part of an eight week statutory public consultation period.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Bridge improvements on the A47, Norfolk

Road users will soon benefit from safer and more reliable journeys in Norfolk when work to repair expansion joints and resurfacing of the A47 at Reedham Road bridge near Acle takes place next month.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight M6 slip road closure at Shap for resurfacing work

An £80,000 Highways Agency project to resurface the northbound exit slip at junction 39 of the M6 at Shap will take place next month.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Safer, more reliable journeys from Dalton-in-Furness drainage repairs

A £463,000 Highways Agency project to improve drainage along the A590 north of Dalton-in-Furness in Cumbria will get underway next week.

Date: 27 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: A3 Hindhead Tunnel closed

Road users are advised that the A3 Hindhead Tunnel is closed in both directions due to a technical fault.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Sign replacement work starts on A38 near Tamworth, Staffordshire

Work to replace road signs at the junction of the A38 and A513 at Tamworth, Staffordshire, starts on Monday 2 December.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Northbound A34 reopens in Oxfordshire

Road users are advised that the northbound A34 has reopened between Milton (A4130) and Abingdon (A415).

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: overnight closures for new gantries on the M25, Herts/Essex border

Road users are advised there will be overnight carriageway closures on the M25 on the Hertfordshire/Essex border throughout the rest of November and December as part of major improvement work.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing work on A47 Kings Lynn

Roads users are advised that the eastbound A47 Lynn Road bridge near Swaffham will be closed overnight tonight (Tuesday 26 November) to allow resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Northbound closure on A34 in Oxfordshire

Road users are advised that the northbound A34 is closed between the A4130, Milton and the A415, Abingdon. The carriageway is likely to remain closed throughout the day and into this evening’s peak period.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A12 at Hatfield Peverel, Essex

Drivers in Essex are reminded that overnight closures of the A12 continue this week, to allow repair work to progress on the Wellington Bridge at Hatfield Peverel.

Date: 26 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Lane closures on M40 in Oxfordshire

Following a serious incident earlier today, road users are advised that two lanes are likely to remain closed on the northbound M40 between junction 10 (Brackley) and junction 11 (Banbury) in Oxfordshire into this evening’s peak period. One lane remains closed on the southbound carriageway.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing work on A47 Kings Lynn bypass

Roads users are advised that part of the Kings Lynn bypass will be closed overnight tonight (Monday 25 November) to allow resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Drivers warned of possible delays on M5 near Birmingham ahead of football derby

Football fans heading to the Birmingham derby tonight are being advised to plan their routes carefully ahead of a busy night on the M5 near junction 1.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: overnight closures on the M27, Hampshire

Road users are reminded that as bridge improvements near Park Gate in Hampshire are completed, sections of the M27 in Hampshire will be closed overnight from tonight (Monday 25 November) for six nights.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Overnight improvements on the A120, Essex

The second of a series of schemes to improve journeys on the A120 in Essex is due to start next month.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Safer and more reliable journeys as first phase of smart motorway is completed

Road users in South West are to benefit from less congested, safer and more reliable journeys as work to upgrade the M4 section of the M4/M5 smart motorway scheme near Bristol is completed this week.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Drivers advised of severe delays on M40 in Oxfordshire

Drivers are advised that two lanes remain closed northbound and one lane southbound on the M40 between junction 10 (Brackley) and junction 11 (Banbury) in Oxfordshire following a serious incident.

Date: 25 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A590 Greenodd - temporary traffic lights in place for roadworks

Drivers using the A590 in Cumbria this weekend are being reminded that temporary traffic lights are in use at Greenodd - with queuing likely.

Date: 23 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November 2013 – Sunday 1 December 2013

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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Businesses open as usual during weekend diversion for Greenodd project

It will be business as usual for Greenodd and Ulverston this weekend, when a short section of the A5092 will be closed from 6.00am Saturday 23 November until 6.00am Monday 25 November as part of a £2.7 million project to build a new roundabout at Greenodd.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on the A120, Essex

Road users in Essex are reminded that there will be overnight closures of the A120 next week, weather permitting, while resurfacing work takes place in Bradwell.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Abnormal load travelling on M4 and M32 between Didcot and Avonmouth this weekend cancelled

Road users are advised that an abnormal load was due to travel along the M4 and M32 from Didcot in Oxfordshire to Avonmouth this weekend, from Friday 22 November to Sunday 24 November 2013 has been cancelled.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary Monday 25 November - Sunday 1 December

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 22 November but could be subject to cha

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin:Footpath resurfacing work on A36 at Bathampton

Footpath resurfacing work at Bathampton on the A36 start on Monday, 25 November and continue until the middle of January.


Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight A1 closures around Berwick this weekend.

Drivers in the North East and south east Scotland are being advised that parts of the A1 west of Berwick-upon-Tweed will be totally closed on Saturday and Sunday night (23 and 24 November) for emergency resurfacing work.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Abnormal load travelling on M4 and M32 between Didcot and Avonmouth this weekend Road users are advised that an abnormal load will be travelling along the M4 and M32 from Didcot in Oxfordshire to Avonmouth this weekend, from Friday 22 November to Sunday 24 November 2013.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures of the M3/A34 junction, Hampshire

Road users are advised that the junction which connects the M3, A34 and Easton Lane near Winchester, Hampshire, will be closed overnight from Monday (25 November) for four nights for widening and resurfacing work.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November 2013 - Sunday 1 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 22 November 2013 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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November 2013 - Sunday 1 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 22 November 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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November 2013 - Sunday 01 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 22 November 2013 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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November – Sunday 1 December

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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Anti-clockwise M25 closed on Surrey/Kent border tomorrow night as part of a major upgrade

Road users are reminded that part of the anti-clockwise M25 on the Surrey/Kent border will be closed overnight tomorrow (Saturday 23 November) while a new gantry and signs are installed.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvement work at A5 Edgebold roundabout in Shrewsbury

The Edgebold roundabout on the A5 in Shrewsbury is set for a facelift, thanks to a Highways Agency scheme.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in North East:Weekly summary for Monday 25 November - Sunday 1 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 19 November 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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November to Sunday 1 December

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 22 November 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.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Drivers reminded A34 northbound closed this weekend, West Berks/Oxfordshire

- Drivers advised of significant delays to journeys -

Road users are reminded that the A34 northbound between the M4, West Berkshire and M40, Oxfordshire, will be closed from tonight (Friday 22 November) until Monday (25 November) morning, for bridge maintenance completion work to be carried out.

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing on the A14, Suffolk

Road users are advised that the eastbound carriageway on the A14 near Haughley will be closed overnight tonight (Friday 22 November).

Date: 22 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 25 November to Sunday 1 December 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 21 November 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.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Saturday 23 November – Sunday 1 December 2013

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.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improvement work begins at M1 junction 40, Wakefield

The Highway Agency will begin work next week to improve junction 40 of the M1 at Wakefield. The work is designed to improve vehicle capacity at the junction, reduce congestion in the area, aid traffic flow and improve safety for road users.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Temporary traffic signals for A590 at Greenodd this weekend

Drivers using the A590 in Cumbria this weekend are being reminded that temporary traffic lights will be in place at Greenodd - with queuing likely.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Overnight improvements on the A120, Essex

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A120 in Essex is due to begin later this month.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

A1 northbound resurfacing work, Catterick

Work will begin shortly to resurface the northbound carriageway on the A1 between Catterick North Interchange and Scotch Corner Interchange. When the work is complete, it will prolong the life of the carriageway, enhance the reflectivity of the road markings, and improve road safety.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Bridge improvements on the A47, Cambridgeshire

Overnight work to maintain safe and reliable journeys on the A47 in Peterborough is due to begin later this month.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

New lighting columns for A69 Warwick Bridge

Work to improve lighting on the A69 at Warwick Bridge, near Carlisle, will take place overnight on Saturday 30 November.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing on the A12, Suffolk

Road users are advised that the southbound carriageway on the A12 between Ipswich and Bentley will be closed overnight tonight (Thursday 21 November) for resurfacing.

Date: 21 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Resurfacing on the M4, near Slough

Overnight maintenance work, which will result in smoother journeys on the M4 westbound near Slough, will begin next Monday (25 November).

Date: 20 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother journeys for the A21 in Kent

Drivers are set to benefit from smoother journeys with a three week resurfacing scheme due to start next Monday (25 November) on the A21 between Tonbridge and Pembury.

Date: 20 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing on the A12, Essex

Road users are advised that the southbound entry slip road to the A12 at junction 19, Boreham, near Chelmsford will be closed overnight tonight (Wednesday 20 November).

Date: 20 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Road users advised of daytime lane closures on the A49 in Herefordshire for signage and footpath work

The Highways Agency is advising road users there will be lane closures and narrowing on a section of the A49 during December and January so new speed limit signs can be installed and other repairs can be carried out.

Date: 20 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Southbound M40 closed in Warwickshire

Road users are advised that the southbound M40 is closed between junction 3A, Big Spring Coppice and junction 15, Sherbourne following an incident this morning involving a lorry.

Date: 20 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

New trees for Hereford’s Edgar Street

Ten European lime trees will be planted in Hereford’s Edgar Street as part of a Highways Agency scheme.

Date: 19 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Advice for drivers using M1 through West Yorkshire - Tuesday 19 November

Road users in West Yorkshire are advised that one lane is currently closed on the northbound carriageway of the M1 between junctions 41 and 42.

Date: 19 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Overnight resurfacing on the A12, Essex

Road users are advised that the northbound carriageway on the A12 at Olivers Bridge near Witham will be closed overnight tonight (Tuesday 19 November), weather permitting.

Date: 19 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Major improvements for A64 Grimston Bar Interchange

The Highways Agency will shortly begin the final phase of work to improve the A64 Grimston Bar Interchange, reducing congestion and improving safety at this important junction near York.

Date: 19 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Overnight improvements on the A120, Essex

Road users in Essex will soon benefit from smoother journeys when the first of four schemes to resurface areas on the A120 begins in Bradwell later this month.

Date: 19 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Drivers urged to take extra care with icy blast due in North

Drivers across the North of England are being urged to check conditions before setting out on journeys over the next 24 hours – with the first of this winter’s icy blasts set to arrive overnight tonight (Monday 18 November).

Date: 18 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

First stage of improvements on A27, Worthing

The first phase of an improvement scheme for the A27 in Worthing will begin tonight with lighting upgrade work between Offington Corner and Grove Lodge roundabout.

Date: 18 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A12 at Hatfield Peverel, Essex

Drivers in Essex are advised that further overnight closures of the A12 will take place this month, to allow repair work to progress on the Wellington Bridge at Hatfield Peverel.

Date: 18 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Golden anniversary at Dartford Crossing

A golden milestone has been reached today (Monday 18 November) with the 50th anniversary of the opening of the first tunnel at the Dartford Crossing.

Date: 18 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadwork in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November 2013 - Sunday 24 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 15 November 2013 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November 2013 - Sunday 24 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 15 November 2013 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November 2013 - Sunday 24 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 15 November 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Lane closures on the M40 Buckinghamshire between junctions 4 and 5

Road users are advised that lanes 2 and 3 of the northbound M40 between junctions 4 and 5, Buckinghamshire, will remain closed into the peak period this evening, whilst urgent repairs are carried out to the central reservation barrier following an incident earlier this afternoon.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A12 closed in both directions near Brentwood, Essex

Road users are advised that the A12 is currently closed northbound and one lane is closed southbound near Brentwood in Essex due to an earlier serious incident.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Resurfacing starts next week on the M20 near Folkestone, Kent

A five week scheme to resurface sections of the M20 between junction 11a (Channel Tunnel) and junction 13 (Folkestone) starts next Monday (18 November).

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 18 – Sunday 24 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 15 November 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November 2013 – Sunday 24 November 2013

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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November to Sunday 24 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 15 November 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work continues on the M11, Essex

Road users are advised that work to restore the southbound carriageway on the M11 near Harlow will be continuing on Saturday night (16 November).

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Public invited to exhibition about the A45/A46 Tollbar End improvement scheme, near Coventry

Road users and local residents are invited to attend a public exhibition to find out more about work to improve the A46 Tollbar End roundabout, A45 Stonebridge Highway and Stivichall Junction near Coventry.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November – Sunday 24 November

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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 18 November to Sunday 24 November

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 15 November 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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Severn Toll Increases

Road users are advised that new toll prices for vehicles crossing the Severn Bridge and second Severn Crossing will be introduced by concessionaires Severn River Crossing Plc (SRC) from January 1, 2014.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Drainage improvements on the A36 near Stapleford

Drainage improvements on the A36 near Stapleford

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: Drivers reminded A34 southbound closed this weekend, West Berks/Oxfordshire

- Drivers advised of significant delays to journeys -

Road users are reminded that the A34 southbound between the M40, Oxfordshire, and M4, West Berkshire, will be closed from tonight (Friday 15 November) until Monday (18 November) morning, for bridge maintenance completion work to be carried out.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Saturday 16 November – Sunday 24 November 2013

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.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Smoother journeys for M62 Manchester to Birchwood section

A £1.2m Highways Agency project to provide smoother journeys along a section of the M62 between Warrington and Manchester will start tonight (Friday 15 November) with the first of a series of weekend lane closures.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Road users advised of closure of A449 between Brewood and Gailey, Staffordshire

The Highways Agency is to carry out road repairs on the A449 between the Four Ashes junction at Brewood and the A5 Gailey Roundabout in Staffordshire from Wednesday 27 November.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Overnight bridge maintenance on the westbound A14, Suffolk

Overnight work to maintain safe journeys on the A14 at Claydon, Suffolk is due to take place at the end of this month.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Anti-clockwise M25 closed overnight on Kent/Surrey border tomorrow as part of major upgrade

Road users are reminded that part of the anti-clockwise M25 will be closed overnight tomorrow (Saturday 16 November) while a new gantry and signs are installed.

Date: 15 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Quarter of drivers in the South West unprepared for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Upgrade nears completion on M27 junction 9 bridges, Hampshire

Important upgrade work is nearing completion on the M27 bridges near Park Gate, in Hampshire, maintaining safe and reliable journeys for all road users.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: northbound A34, Newbury, closed overnight

Road users are advised that one lane of the A34 northbound near to Newbury, West Berkshire, remains closed following a serious incident involving an HGV which caught fire. The whole northbound carriageway will be closed overnight for resurfacing to take place.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Improvements to reduce congestion at M1 junction 40, Wakefield

The Highway Agency will shortly be making improvements to junction 40 of the M1 at Wakefield, which are designed to improve vehicle capacity at the junction, reduce congestion in the area, aid traffic flow and improve safety for road users in West Yorkshire.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Abnormal load travelling on M4 and M32 between Didcott and Avonmouth this weekend

Road users are advised that an abnormal load will be travelling along the M4 and M32 from Didcot in Oxfordshire to Avonmouth this weekend, Friday November 15 to Sunday November 17 2013.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improvement work to A49 Starting Gate junction in Hereford

The A49/A4103 Starting Gate junction in Hereford will undergo improvement work next week thanks to a Highways Agency scheme.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: M40 southbound closed between junctions 15 and 12, near Warwick, due to serious incident

The Highways Agency is advising road users that the M40 southbound carriageway is closed between junctions 15 and 12 due to a serious incident.

Date: 14 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Update on lane closure on the A47 Kings Lynn bypass

The eastbound A47 Great Ouse Bridge between Pullover and Saddlebow roundabouts expected to reopen fully tomorrow before the morning peak.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Smoother journeys on the M20 at junction 11 (Hythe)

Road users are set to benefit from smoother journeys on the M20 as resurfacing starts tonight (Wednesday 13 November) at junction 11 near Hythe in Kent.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Emergency M6 repairs affecting southbound Thelwall Viaduct

Drivers in Cheshire are being warned they may meet delays along a section of the M6 today (Wednesday 13 November) as emergency work is needed to repair a bridge joint at Thelwall Viaduct.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

South West drivers urged to prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers in the South West to prepare themselves and their vehicles for winter to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: overnight resurfacing on the A303, Hampshire

Road users are reminded that the A303 will be closed eastbound between Bullington Cross, its junction with the A34, and Dummer, junction 8 of the M3 on Friday (15 November) for resurfacing work to take place.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Latest on lane closure on the A47 Kings Lynn bypass

The eastbound A47 Great Ouse Bridge between Pullover and Saddlebow roundabouts will remain closed today, while urgent repairs continue to a defect in the road.

Date: 13 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Lane closure on the A47 Kings Lynn bypass

Roads users are advised that one lane will remain closed on the eastbound A47 Great Ouse Bridge between Pullover and Saddlebow roundabouts into this evening’s peak period.

Date: 12 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: A2 Jubilee Way coastbound expected to reopen early this evening

Road users are advised that the coastbound carriageway of the A2 Jubilee Way is expected to reopen this evening, having been closed for safety reasons while damaged manhole covers are temporarily repaired.

Date: 12 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Bridge maintenance on the A31 in Hampshire

Overnight maintenance work on the bridge which carries traffic on the A31 over the junction near Ringwood, Hampshire, will begin next Monday (18 November).

Date: 12 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

New date for surface improvements for the A3 in Surrey

A package of road surface improvements will continue to improve journeys for drivers on the A3 in Surrey.

Date: 12 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

New traffic signs for A64 slip road

The Highways Agency will begin work to replace traffic signs on the A64 eastbound entry slip road at Towton near Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, next week.

Date: 12 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic Bulletin: Overnight closures of M5 junction 3 to 2 northbound starting tonight

The M5 northbound between junctions 3 and 2 near Oldbury will be closed overnight this week to a repair an accident-damaged overhead gantry.

Date: 11 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

All lanes reopened M5 between junction 21 and junction 22

Road users are advised that all lanes of the M5 have reopened southbound near Weston-super-Mare following an earlier incident involving a coach.

Date: 11 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

M5 lane closures between junction 21 and junction 22

Road users are advised that two lanes of the M5 remained closed southbound near Weston-super-Mare following an earlier incident involving a coach.

Date: 11 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 11 – Sunday 18 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road i

Date: 11 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Weekend diversion for Greenodd roundabout project

A short section of the A5092 will be closed from 6am on Saturday 23 November until 6am on Monday 25 November as part of a £2.7 million project to build a new roundabout at Greenodd.

Date: 11 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November 2013 - Sunday 17 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 8 November 2013 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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November 2013 - Sunday 17 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 8 November 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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November 2013 - Sunday 17 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 8 November 2013 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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 11 – Sunday 17 November 2013

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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November – Sunday 17 November

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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: Motorcycle convoy around the M25 on Sunday

Road users travelling on the M25 on Sunday (10 November) are advised that a convoy of motorcyclists will be travelling in a clockwise direction on the motorway.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: M3 closed overnight between junctions 8 and 9, Hampshire

Road users are reminded that the M3 between junctions 8, Dummer and 9, Winchester in Hampshire will be closed in both directions tomorrow night (Saturday 9 November) between 10pm and 6am.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November 2013 – Sunday 17 October 2013

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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November to Sunday 17 November

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 8 November 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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: A3 closed overnight, Guildford

Road users are advised that the A3, near Guildford, will be closed in both directions tomorrow night (Saturday 9 November) between 10pm and 6am.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Roads minister welcomes start of work on M1 smart motorway

Roads minister Robert Goodwill has welcomed the start of works on a major scheme to reduce congestion and increase capacity on the M1 near Wakefield.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Saturday 9 November – Sunday 17 November 2013

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.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: A27 closed overnight between Patcham and Lewes, Sussex

Road users are advised that the A27 will be closed overnight, in one direction, on Monday (11 November) for four nights.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Smoother journeys on the M2 between junctions 5 and 6 in Kent

Road users are set to benefit from smoother and quieter journeys on the M2 between junction 5 (Sittingbourne) and junction 6 (Faversham) in Kent.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

One in three drivers on the M25 do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Half of drivers in Kent and Sussex do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Road users advised of overnight closures on the M6 in Staffordshire for resurfacing and repair work

The Highways Agency is advising road users there will be a number of overnight closures on a section of the M6 for three months from 25 November so a new road surface can be laid and bridge joints can be repaired.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Half of drivers in Central Southern England do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Drivers in the Yorkshire and Humber urged to prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Road users advised of overnight closures on the M42 in the West Midlands for resurfacing work

The Highways Agency is advising road users that a section of the M42 will be closed overnight for three months from 23 November so a new road surface and associated markings can be put down.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Traffic Bulletin: M5 reopened at nortbound junctions 15 to 14 in Bristol

The M5 has been reopened at northbound junctions 15 to 14 in Bristol, following an incident earlier this morning.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic Bulletin: Drivers advised of M5 closure due to incident in Bristol

The Highways Agency is advising motorists of closures on the M5 between junction 16 at the M4 Almondsbury Interchange and junction 14 (B5409, Thornbury) in Bristol.

Date: 8 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Improvement work to M42 junction 9 in Warwickshire

A Highways Agency scheme aimed at reducing congestion on the M42 at junction 9 near Curdworth, Warwickshire gets underway next week.

Date: 7 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Planned roadworks in West Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 11 November to Sunday 17 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 7 November 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.

Date: 7 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

'Smart' motorways on their way to Greater Manchester Details of a multi-million pound project have been unveiled that will cut congestion and improve journey times on parts of the M60 and M62 in Greater Manchester

Date: 7 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Weekend closures of M1 Junction 21 roundabout in Leicester from 15 to 18 November 2013 and 22 to 25 November 2013

Drivers are being advised of two weekend partial closures of junction 21 of the M1 in Leicester.

Date: 7 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

£700,000 overnight works for M55 and M6 links

Drivers in Lancashire are being advised that overnight roadworks will be taking place around Broughton Interchange north of Preston over the next few weeks - affecting both the eastbound and westbound M55 links to and from the southbound M6.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: northbound A23 closed on Friday (8 November)

Road users are advised that the northbound A23 between Bolney (A272) and Pease Pottage (M23) will be closed overnight on Friday (8 November).

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Reminder – M1 smart motorway public information exhibition

Road users and local residents are reminded that public information exhibitions in advance of work to upgrade the M1 in West Yorkshire to a smart motorway will be held later this week.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Wear and tear repairs for A66 near Penrith

Work to tackle potholes and carry out other repairs along a section of the A66 near Penrith in Cumbria will begin next week.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Half of drivers in the East of England do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight work on the M1, Bedfordshire

Work to remove lighting columns on the M1 in Bedfordshire is due to start next month.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Work starts to widen the A14 Kettering bypass, Northamptonshire

The Highways Agency has today announced that work to widen the A14 between junctions 7 and 9 at Kettering, Northamptonshire, starts on Monday 11 November

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Pedestrian improvements at A66 near Cockermouth

Pedestrian safety at a key junction along the A66 in Cumbria is to be improved in a £53,000 Highways Agency project.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

A64 Saxton drainage repairs

Work to repair drains on the A64 at Saxton, North Yorkshire, will begin next week.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Drivers in the North East urged to prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Half of drivers in England do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 6 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: National

Traffic bulletin: Overnight closures on A12 at Hatfield Peverel, Essex

Road users in Essex are advised that there will be overnight closures on the A12 next week, while repair work continues on Wellington Bridge at Hatfield Peverel.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Three quarters of North West drivers ill prepared for winter journeys

The Highways Agency is urging drivers in the North West to 'Make Time for Winter' by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Half of drivers in the West Midlands do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers in the West Midlands to 'Make Time for Winter' by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

£780,000 resurfacing and drainage repairs for A55 at Chester

A £780,000 Highways Agency project to give road users safer, smoother journeys around a key junction near Chester will start later this month.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Half of drivers in the Midlands do not prepare for winter

The Highways Agency is urging drivers to ‘Make Time for Winter’ by preparing themselves and their vehicles to help keep the roads running smoothly.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands

Traffic bulletin: Incident on M1 in Buckinghamshire

Road users are advised that delays are expected on the M1 in Buckinghamshire for most of today (Tuesday 5 November 2013) and through this evening’s peak period following an earlier incident.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

M25/Heathrow Terminal 5 spur road improvement work to begin

Overnight work to improve safety on the spur road from the M25 to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 in West London will begin next week.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: Incident on M1 in Buckinghamshire

The Highways Agency is advising drivers that delays are expected for much of today (Tuesday 5 November 2013) in Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire following an incident on the M1.

Date: 5 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Overnight improvements on the M11, Essex

Road users will soon benefit from smoother journeys in Essex when work to resurface the M11 near Harlow begins next month.

Date: 4 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in and around the M25: Weekly summary for Monday 4 November 2013 - Sunday 10 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 1 November 2013 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.

Date: 4 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 4 November – Sunday 10 November 2013 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.

Date: 4 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

M4 hard shoulder trials introduced as smart motorway scheme progresses

The Highways Agency will be testing the newly-installed smart motorway systems on the hard shoulder of the M4 from Tuesday 5 November, for a period of three weeks.

Date: 4 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: A417 between Gloucester and Cirencester totally closed

Drivers in Gloucestershire using the A417 between Gloucester and Cirencester are being advised that the route will be closed in both directions for much of the day following a serious accident this morning (Monday 4 November).

Date: 4 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Traffic bulletin: M25 fully reopened in Hertfordshire

Road users are advised that the M25 has fully reopened between junctions 23 and 25 in Hertfordshire following an earlier serious incident.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Planned roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Weekly summary for Monday 4 November 2013 - Sunday 10 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 1 November 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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: Weekly summary for Monday 04 November 2013 - Sunday 10 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 1 November 2013 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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: overnight resurfacing on the M25, Hertfordshire/North London

Road users are advised that overnight improvement work will be carried out on the M25 clockwise between junctions 23 and 25, on the Hertfordshire/North London border on tomorrow night (Saturday 2 November).

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Traffic bulletin: M25 anti-clockwise closed tonight, Surrey

Road users are advised that the M25 between junctions 10, Cobham and 9, Leatherhead in Surrey will be closed overnight tonight between 11pm and 6am.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 7 October 2013 – Sunday 13 October 2013

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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in the North West: Weekly summary for Monday 4 – Sunday 10 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road i

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North West

Traffic bulletin: A3 closed overnight, Guildford

Road users are advised that the A3, near Guildford, will be closed in both directions on Sunday (3 November) night between 10pm and 6am.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire: Weekly summary for Monday 4 November – Sunday 10 November 2013

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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South West

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: Weekly summary for Monday 4 November – Sunday 10 November

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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Traffic bulletin: One lane reopens on clockwise M25, Hertfordshire

Road users are advised that one lane of the clockwise M25 has now reopened between junctions 24 and 25, Hertfordshire.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Drainage repairs on the A120, Essex

Road users and residents on the A120 in Bradwell, Essex are advised that overnight drainage work is due to take place tonight (Friday 1 November).

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

New control centre for the maintenance and improvement of the strategic route network in Central Southern England

A new network control centre has been launched today to assist with the maintenance and improvement of the Highways Agency’s roads in Central Southern England.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: South East

Planned roadworks in North East: Weekly summary for Monday 4 - Sunday 10 November 2013

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 29 October 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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Traffic bulletin: M25 closed in both directions, Hertfordshire

Road users are advised that the M25 is currently closed in both directions following a serious incident between junctions 25, Cheshunt and 24, Potters Bar this morning.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East

Traffic bulletin: Drivers warned of possible delays on M5 near Birmingham tomorrow evening

Football fans and people attending bonfires could mean a busy night on the M5 near junction 1 tomorrow, Saturday 2 November.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: West Midlands

Change of dates for A19 roundabout closures

Due to the poor weather forecast for this weekend the Highways Agency has amended the forthcoming closure dates for the resurfacing of the A19 Moor Farm Roundabout in Annitsford, Northumberland.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: North East

Planned roadworks in the East Midlands: Weekly summary for Monday 4 November to Sunday 10 November

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 1 November 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.

Date: 1 November 2013

Type: Press release

Region: East Midlands