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Press release: Highways England hosts pupils to inspire the next generation

Press release: Highways England hosts pupils to inspire the next generation

Wiltshire schoolchildren enjoyed a ‘road’ trip with a difference when they spent a day with Highways England at its South West Regional Operations Centre.

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FOI release: Speed limits on M1 northbound towards junction 11

FOI release: Speed limits on M1 northbound towards junction 11

Response to a request regarding information about speed limits set on the M1 northbound towards junction 11.

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Corporate report: Highways England's Litter Strategy

Corporate report: Highways England's Litter Strategy

Strategy for keeping the major roads in Eng­land free of litter.

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FOI release: State of the A12 between junctions 22 25 northbound

FOI release: State of the A12 between junctions 22 25 northbound

Response to a request regarding information about the current state of the A12 northbound carriageway

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Press release: Life on marsh in A585 bypass exhibition

Press release: Life on marsh in A585 bypass exhibition

A 6,000-year-old elm tree leaf and stone age tools giving a glimpse of early life on a watery Fylde peninsula thousands of years ago will go on display for the first time next month.

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Moveable barrier to keep Kent’s road network moving

Moveable barrier to keep Kent’s road network moving

State-of-the-art technology will be able to be deployed quickly, simply and safely.

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Press release: Highways England puts the bins out for roadside collections in South West

Press release: Highways England puts the bins out for roadside collections in South West

Growing issues of litter on the roadsides of the South West have prompted a scheme to install bins and signage across a number of laybys in the region.

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FOI release: Termination of Amey access rights to Areas 6 and 8 information systems

FOI release: Termination of Amey access rights to Areas 6 and 8 information systems

Response to a request for information regarding Amey access to Areas 6 and 8 information systems.

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FOI release: M3 junction 6 closures

FOI release: M3 junction 6 closures

Response to a request for information regarding the number of night time closures on the M3 junction 6

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FOI release: A11 and A47 expenditure and pothole numbers

FOI release: A11 and A47 expenditure and pothole numbers

Response to a request for expenditure information and pothole numbers recorded for both the A11 and A47 for the financial years 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019.

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Press release: Milestone for Cornwall as major A30 upgrade gets the green light

Press release: Milestone for Cornwall as major A30 upgrade gets the green light

Highways England has been given the go-ahead for a congestion-busting and economy-boosting road scheme in Cornwall.

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Guidance: Your property and blight

Guidance: Your property and blight

What to do if the value of your property is reduced because of major trunk road proposals or improvements.

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Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

How to make a claim for compensation if Highways England serves a compulsory purchase order on your land.

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Press release: Traffic bulletin: A52 bridge closure latest

Press release: Traffic bulletin: A52 bridge closure latest

Motorists travelling on the A52 in Nottingham are being urged to allow extra time for their journeys as part of the Clifton Bridge is set to remain closed over the weekend.

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Press release: Spring opening for Britain’s biggest road project

Press release: Spring opening for Britain’s biggest road project

Britain’s biggest road project is set to open to drivers more than half a year early, Highways England announced today (Thursday 6 February).

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Press release: Further review period for A27 Arundel improvements

Press release: Further review period for A27 Arundel improvements

Highways England has started an additional four-week period for people who responded to last year’s consultation on improving the A27 near Arundel to add to their responses.

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Press release: Orwell Bridge study offers new hope for reducing high wind closures

Press release: Orwell Bridge study offers new hope for reducing high wind closures

A ground-breaking study of the Orwell Bridge in Ipswich has identified new measures that could help to keep the bridge open to traffic during periods of high winds.

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Press release: Orwell Bridge study offers new hope for reducing high wind closures

Press release: Orwell Bridge study offers new hope for reducing high wind closures

A ground-breaking study of the Orwell Bridge in Ipswich has identified new measures that could help to keep the bridge open to traffic during periods of high winds.

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Press release: Video footage shows removal of M5 motorway services bridge

Press release: Video footage shows removal of M5 motorway services bridge

This is the moment the 40-year-old Michaelwood Services footbridge was consigned to history in a massive overnight operation in Gloucestershire last weekend.

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FOI release: Penalty charge notices issued in error

FOI release: Penalty charge notices issued in error

Response to a request for information regarding penalty charge notices issued in error in relation to the Dartford crossing.

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Detailed guide: Kent traffic management on M20 motorway to Dover and Eurotunnel

Detailed guide: Kent traffic management on M20 motorway to Dover and Eurotunnel

Measures to manage traffic flow on Kent’s road network in the event of severe disruption to services across the English Channel.

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FOI release: A34 trunk road collision data for past five years

FOI release: A34 trunk road collision data for past five years

Response to a request for information relating to A34 trunk road collision data for the last five years.

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Press release: Smart motorways – our current position

Press release: Smart motorways – our current position

Highways England has released the following statement to the media in relation to recent commentary about smart motorways.

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Press release: Smart motorways – our current position

Press release: Smart motorways – our current position

Highways England has released the following statement to the media in relation to recent commentary about smart motorways.

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Press release: Next phase of Lower Thames Crossing consultation begins

Press release: Next phase of Lower Thames Crossing consultation begins

New images showing plans for Britain’s longest road tunnel connecting Kent, Essex and Thurrock have been released as the project begins its next phase of public consultation.

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FOI release: M25 All lanes running – junctions 23 to 27

FOI release: M25 All lanes running – junctions 23 to 27

Response to a request for information regarding the recording of near misses since the introduction of all lanes running and signage since 2014 on the M25.

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Corporate report: Severn Bridges Act 1992: account 2017 to 2018

Corporate report: Severn Bridges Act 1992: account 2017 to 2018

The Severn Bridges Act 1992 account report for 2017 to 2018.

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Corporate report: Severn Bridges Act 1992: account 2016 to 2017

Corporate report: Severn Bridges Act 1992: account 2016 to 2017

The Severn Bridges Act 1992 account report for 2016 to 2017.

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Transparency data: Dart Charge data table

Transparency data: Dart Charge data table

Summary of data relating to Dart Charge, the Dartford Crossing payment scheme.

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Corporate report: Dartford Thurrock river crossing charging scheme accounts 2018 to 2019

Corporate report: Dartford Thurrock river crossing charging scheme accounts 2018 to 2019

The Dartford-Thurrock Crossing charging scheme accounts report for 2018 to 2019.

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Corporate report: Severn River Crossing Charging Scheme: Accounts for the 357 day period from 8 January 2018 to 31 December 2018

Corporate report: Severn River Crossing Charging Scheme: Accounts for the 357 day period from 8 January 2018 to 31 December 2018

Accounts for the 357 day period from 8 January 2018 to 31 December 2018

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FOI release: Collision and casualty numbers in the East of England

FOI release: Collision and casualty numbers in the East of England

Response to a request for collision and casualty numbers for dual carriageways in the East of England.

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Corporate report: Highways England Asset Management

Corporate report: Highways England Asset Management

Our Asset Management Policy and Strategy explain the importance of asset management in delivering our vision for the strategic road network in England and what this means to our customers, stakeholders and our people.

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Press release: Motorway cash helps revitalise West London park

Press release: Motorway cash helps revitalise West London park

A much-loved park in West London is being revitalised as a thriving community asset with help from a £340,000 award from road operator Highways England.

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FOI release: Planning and development at CO6 1NX

FOI release: Planning and development at CO6 1NX

Response to a request for information including emails, meetings scheduled, meeting notes and call records for Stock Street Farm and buildings to the north of it.

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FOI release: M65 accident statistics

FOI release: M65 accident statistics

Response to a request regarding accident statistics for the M65.

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FOI release: Request for contact details

FOI release: Request for contact details

Response to a request for information regarding contact details of staff dealing with lighting outages and parapet damage.

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Press release: Check your vehicle!

Press release: Check your vehicle!

Figures released by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) show that last January over half a million cars had a late MOT with more than 70,000 failing with a dangerous fault.

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Press release: Check your vehicle!

Press release: Check your vehicle!

Highways England is calling on drivers to commit to checking their vehicles on a more regular basis as it reveals the most common day for breakdowns is a Friday.

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Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

Guidance: Your property and compulsory purchase

How to make a claim for compensation if Highways England serves a compulsory purchase order on your land.

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Guidance: Your property and blight

Guidance: Your property and blight

What to do if the value of your property is reduced because of major trunk road proposals or improvements.

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FOI release: Dual carriageways – hard shoulders and refuges

FOI release: Dual carriageways – hard shoulders and refuges

Response to a request for a list of dual carriageways in the East of England that do not have hard shoulders and for a list of dual carriageways that have refuge areas.

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FOI release: Dual carriageways – hard shoulders and refuges

FOI release: Dual carriageways – hard shoulders and refuges

Response to a request for a list of dual carriageways in the East of England that do not have hard shoulders and for a list of dual carriageways that have refuge areas.

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Press release: Automated cone laying vehicle trials due to start

Press release: Automated cone laying vehicle trials due to start

Highways experts are developing pioneering technology to eliminate one of the biggest risks facing England’s roadworkers.

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FOI release: Callsigns Highways England Traffic Officers use in the M4/M25 area

FOI release: Callsigns Highways England Traffic Officers use in the M4/M25 area

Response to a request for information about what callsigns Highways England Traffic Officers use in the M4/M25 area

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