Road Building & Repairs

Pothole-related breakdowns leap during last...

Jan 30, 2023No Comments

RAC patrols attended nearly a quarter (23%) more breakdowns where potholes were likely to blame in the last three months of 2022 compared to the

National Highways launches mobile tyre-mana...

Jan 09, 2023No Comments

One in five breakdowns on the strategic road network (SRN) is caused by tyre failure: that’s 50,000 tyre-related breakdowns every year. And 30% of those

750 seat belt and mobile phone offences in ...

Dec 20, 2022Comments off

National Highways says it identified more than 750 seat belt and mobile ‘phone offences along a short section of the M6 in Merseyside earlier this

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Safety on the Strategic Road Network is imp...

Dec 20, 2022Comments off

The Office of Rail and Road says National Highways is on course to achieve its overall safety target for the Strategic Road Network in England.

National Highways achieves global carbon ma...

Dec 13, 2022Comments off

National Highways has become the first major roads organisation to achieve a globally recognised accreditation for its commitment and ambition to cut carbon. The government-owned

£1.1m investment in M6toll keeps the Midla...

Dec 12, 2022Comments off

Users of M6toll are in safe hands this winter, following a £1.1m investment in seasonal weather preparations. The package of measures will further establish the

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Half of drivers avoid using lane one on ‘...

Dec 02, 2022Comments off

Half of drivers (49%) say they frequently or occasionally avoid using lane one on ‘all lane running’ smart motorways – a revelation that completely undermines


60% of drivers think the state of local roa...

Nov 16, 2022Comments off

Six-in-10 drivers (60%) believe the condition of local roads they use regularly is worse than a year ago, with a similar proportion (55%) complaining the

Hational Highways training site

National Highways step up staff training at...

Sep 27, 2022Comments off

National Highways has brought the challenges posed by construction sites to life in a bespoke ‘classroom’ to help staff safely experience heavy plant operation away

A46 Newark

Contractor appointed to deliver A46 Newark ...

Aug 30, 2022Comments off

National Highways has named the company that will be delivering a new bypass in Nottinghamshire which will fill in the dual carriageway gap on the