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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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Press release: Cutting back on noise and dust at roadworks thanks to innovation

Press release: Cutting back on noise and dust at roadworks thanks to innovation

People living near roadworks are set to benefit from a new innovation which will mean less noise, less dust and less vibration during work following a £650,000 investment by Highways England.

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Press release: Highways England project manager awarded with top accolade

Press release: Highways England project manager awarded with top accolade

A rising star who is constructing a successful career after flying through Highways England’s Project Management graduate programme has been rewarded with one of the highest accolades in her field.

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Press release: Abseiling, crawling and diving – all in a day’s work for highways engineers and inspectors!

Press release: Abseiling, crawling and diving – all in a day’s work for highways engineers and inspectors!

Skilled engineers use a variety of methods to complete the M62 Ouse bridge maintenance programme

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FOI release: M20 moveable barrier costs

FOI release: M20 moveable barrier costs

Response to a request for information regarding M20 moveable barrier costs.

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FOI release: Appraisal Summary Table for A38 Derby Junctions

FOI release: Appraisal Summary Table for A38 Derby Junctions

Response to a request for information regarding Appraisal Summary Table for A38 Derby Junctions.

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FOI release: Bridges maintained by Highways England

FOI release: Bridges maintained by Highways England

Response to a request for information regarding bridges maintained by Highways England.

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FOI release: Weight capacity of M11 Bridge

FOI release: Weight capacity of M11 Bridge

Response to a request for information regarding the weight capacity of the M11 bridge.

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Press release: Shocking footage reveals dangers of not paying attention in roadworks

Press release: Shocking footage reveals dangers of not paying attention in roadworks

6,500 vehicles have driven into roadworks in the last three years and reported abuse cases have risen by 10%, despite lower traffic flows in 2020.

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Press release: Highways England welcomes green light for major A303 upgrade past Stonehenge

Press release: Highways England welcomes green light for major A303 upgrade past Stonehenge

Highways England’s plans to unlock congestion and transform journeys for millions of people using the A303 between the south-east and south-west were today given the go-ahead.

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FOI release: Fatalities on unlit roads compared to lit roads

FOI release: Fatalities on unlit roads compared to lit roads

Response to a request for information regarding fatalities on unlit roads compared to lit roads in the last 12 months.

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Press release: ‘What’s next?’ A66 communities update on £1 billion dualling progress

Press release: ‘What’s next?’ A66 communities update on £1 billion dualling progress

Designers, surveyors and engineers have been carrying out specialist work as a £1 billion project to transform Trans-Pennine journeys takes shape.

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Press release: Innovations, partnerships and better connections   roads chief’s message to sector

Press release: Innovations, partnerships and better connections roads chief’s message to sector

Five years of Highways England have transformed road design and build, its chief executive Jim O’Sullivan has said.

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Press release: Help make Mottram’s £228 million bypass happen

Press release: Help make Mottram’s £228 million bypass happen

Drivers and residents are being given the chance to influence plans for a new £228 million bypass to improve journeys between Manchester and Sheffield.

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Press release: Construction milestone for M56 upgrade

Press release: Construction milestone for M56 upgrade

The main construction work on the region’s latest motorway upgrade, along the M56 in Greater Manchester and Cheshire, will get underway this month.

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Press release: Construction milestone for M56 upgrade

Press release: Construction milestone for M56 upgrade

The main construction work on the region’s latest motorway upgrade, along the M56 in Greater Manchester and Cheshire, will get underway this month.

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Press release: Caught on camera – 10,000 tailgaters spotted in just two weeks

Press release: Caught on camera – 10,000 tailgaters spotted in just two weeks

Almost 10,000 vehicles were caught tailgating in the first two weeks of new cameras being tested to clamp down on the offence.

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Press release: Caught on camera – 10,000 tailgaters spotted in just two weeks

Press release: Caught on camera – 10,000 tailgaters spotted in just two weeks

Almost 10,000 vehicles were caught tailgating in the first two weeks of new cameras being tested to clamp down on the offence.

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FOI release: Highways England pothole repairs

FOI release: Highways England pothole repairs

Response to a request for information regarding pothole repairs

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Press release: Facelift afoot for historic railway viaduct’s footbridge

Press release: Facelift afoot for historic railway viaduct’s footbridge

A unique viaduct’s footbridge, located within the Scottish Borders, is to receive a much-needed facelift for residents, walkers and generations to come.

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Press release: Talking the high road as Cumbria’s scenic M6 reaches 50

Press release: Talking the high road as Cumbria’s scenic M6 reaches 50

Retired engineers across the country are remembering their role in its birth 50 years ago today (Friday 23 October 2020).

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Press release: Highways England announces archaeological specialists for A303 upgrade near Stonehenge

Press release: Highways England announces archaeological specialists for A303 upgrade near Stonehenge

Wessex Archaeology Limited wins £35 million contract for archaeological protection and excavation work ahead of the A303 Amesbury to Berwick Down (Stonehenge ) upgrade

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Press release: Route for new Arundel bypass announced

Press release: Route for new Arundel bypass announced

Plans for a new bypass for Arundel on the A27 in West Sussex have been announced by Highways England today (Thursday 15 October).

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Press release: Consultation launches for A417 ‘Missing Link’ designs

Press release: Consultation launches for A417 ‘Missing Link’ designs

Highways England opens a consultation on its updated designs for the ‘A417 Missing Link’ on Tuesday 13 October

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Press release: Road workers line up to improve safety at popular country park

Press release: Road workers line up to improve safety at popular country park

Problems with dangerous and unauthorised parking at a popular country park could soon be a thing of the past after workers from a nearby Highways England improvements scheme stepped in to help.

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FOI release: Port of Liverpool newsletters

FOI release: Port of Liverpool newsletters

Response to a request for information regarding distribution of newsletters and mail shots relating to the A5036 Port of Liverpool access scheme.

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Press release: Highways England steps in to help pedestrians in Dorset

Press release: Highways England steps in to help pedestrians in Dorset

Residents in the Dorset village of Morcombelake can now safely negotiate the busy A35 thanks to Highways England funding a new pedestrian crossing.

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FOI release: 2019 Specialist Professional and Technical Services spend by Supplier

FOI release: 2019 Specialist Professional and Technical Services spend by Supplier

Response to a request for information regarding the 2019 Highways England spend via the Specialist Professional and Technical Services (SPaTS) framework.

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FOI release: Staff dismissals due to mistakes in operating electronic and fixed signage

FOI release: Staff dismissals due to mistakes in operating electronic and fixed signage

Response to a request for information regarding the number of staff dismissed due to errors in operating electronic and fixed signage.

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FOI release: Road closures on the A628

FOI release: Road closures on the A628

Response to a request for information regarding road closures on the A638 since 2013.

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Press release: New Highways England gritters take to the road

Press release: New Highways England gritters take to the road

Ninety-three new state of the art gritters will be patrolling England’s motorways and major A roads this winter as part of a multi-million investment to help keep traffic moving in severe weather.

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FOI release: Outstanding as unpaid toll charges

FOI release: Outstanding as unpaid toll charges

Response to a request for information on outstanding unpaid toll charges for the Dartford crossing.

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Press release: Highways England airs plan to protect workers with new inflatable barrier

Press release: Highways England airs plan to protect workers with new inflatable barrier

An inflatable safety barrier that can be put up in a matter of minutes is to help protect road workers on Highways England’s road network.

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Press release: Highways England delivers funding boost for Plymouth cyclists

Press release: Highways England delivers funding boost for Plymouth cyclists

Highways England has today announced its continuing investment in boosting the South West’s cycle ways by funding a new project in Plymouth.

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Press release: Meet the Wigan residents reunited by new £1.8 million footbridge

Press release: Meet the Wigan residents reunited by new £1.8 million footbridge

Residents on either side of a busy stretch of the M6 have been trying out a new £1.8 million footbridge which has reunited their communities.

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FOI release: A52 Bramcote Island accidents

FOI release: A52 Bramcote Island accidents

Response to a request for data of accidents at A52 Bramcote Island

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FOI release: M62 junction 11 and junction 12 cameras calibrations

FOI release: M62 junction 11 and junction 12 cameras calibrations

Response to a request for information regarding calibration cameras on the M62 junction 10 to 12 smart motorway scheme.

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FOI release: Details of surveys and reporting on of the A303

FOI release: Details of surveys and reporting on of the A303

Response to a request for information regarding surveys of the road condition on the A303 between the junction for Middle Wallop and the junction for Stockbridge (A3057).

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FOI release: Business cases for Design Build Finance and Operate projects

FOI release: Business cases for Design Build Finance and Operate projects

Response to a request for information on Design Build Finance and Operate business cases

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FOI release: Highways England apprenticeships and employment terms and conditions

FOI release: Highways England apprenticeships and employment terms and conditions

Response to a request for apprenticeships and employment terms and conditions

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Press release: Passport to safety – open to all suppliers, large and small

Press release: Passport to safety – open to all suppliers, large and small

Industry led Highways England Passport Scheme makes moving from site to site easier and more efficient

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Press release: Operation Stack activated on coast bound M20 between junctions 8 and 9 in Kent

Press release: Operation Stack activated on coast bound M20 between junctions 8 and 9 in Kent

Due to disruption caused by the strike in Calais, drivers heading to the Port of Dover and Eurotunnel are being advised to plan-ahead and leave extra time for their journeys.

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Press release: Automated cone laying vehicle spotted on roads in new trial

Press release: Automated cone laying vehicle spotted on roads in new trial

Motorists have been able to snatch a first glimpse on the roads of a pioneering cone-laying vehicle that will eliminate the need for roadworkers to do the job from the back of a truck.

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FOI release: A5036 Port of Liverpool access decision making process

FOI release: A5036 Port of Liverpool access decision making process

Response to a request regarding the decision making process to build the A5036 bypass through Rimrose Valley between 2015 and 2017.

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FOI release: New equipment M3 between junctions 2 and 4a

FOI release: New equipment M3 between junctions 2 and 4a

Response to a request regarding new equipment installed on the M3 between junctions 2 and 4a.

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