Highways England

This is how Highways England change motorway signs

Highways England has granted <i>Surrey Live</i> exclusive access into their control room to find out, once and for all, just how are those electronic …

Surrey (UK)

PICTURE: Motorists' shock at seeing TANK on South Yorkshire motorway

Motorists did a double take this morning - when they spotted a TANK on the motorway in South Yorkshire.<p>The military vehicle was being escorted along …

Leeds

This is the A3 litter site Highways England and Guildford Borough Council are arguing who should clear up

Bottles of urine, dried paint, fly-tipped goods and other pieces of litter are lying on a lay-by on the A3 as two authorities dispute who is …

Surrey (UK)

Long delays after crash on M6 near Lymm Junction 20

TRAFFIC is queueing on the M6 after an accident this afternoon (Wednesday, June 20).<p>Two lanes were closed northbound between J19 A556 Knutsford and …

Chester, UK

M56 traffic delays as lorry fire blocks lanes between Lymm Interchange and Bowdon - latest updates

There are delays on the M56 after a lorry caught fire.<p>Two lanes are shut on the motorway while firefighters tackle the blaze.<p>The incident is …

Manchester

See the M4 smart motorway plans before work starts this autumn

Plans to convert stretches of the M4 into a Smart Motorway are to be displayed at a number of public exhibitions.<p>Highways England will be converting …

Red Cross

Accident causing delays on M621 in Leeds

AN accident has led to one lane of the M621 in Leeds being closed this morning.<p>Highways England said one of two lanes of the clockwise M621 is closed …

Leeds

Caravan overturns on the M5 bringing traffic to a standstill

<b>A caravan has overturned on the M5 bringing traffic to a standstill across Devon.</b><p>Pictures from the site show the caravan on its side at a complete …

Highways England

Drivers faced with 20 miles of traffic following M5 multi-vehicle crash

Drivers face more than 20 miles of tailbacks as delays hit the M5, M4, M32 and M48 this evening after a crash and oil spill have caused traffic …

Highways England

M5 slip road CLOSED for up to three hours after lorry hits barrier and sheds load

An exit slip road on the M5 motorway near Bristol will remain closed into this evening after a lorry reportedly collided with a barrier and sheds it …

Highways England

Severe Weather Alert ahead of predicted strong winds

ROAD users are being urged to take extra care and check weather forecasts tomorrow (June 14) with treacherous conditions predicted.<p>The Met Office has …

Weather

Drivers warned of extreme 60mph winds on Yorkshire motorways

Highways England is warning drivers in the north to take extra care and be prepared for very strong winds tomorrow morning.

Weather

Children running on M62 hold traffic

The M62 is reopen this morning, after children were spotted running between traffic on all four lanes last night.<p>Highways England say their control …

Highways England

M62 closed near Leeds after children spotted running across all four lanes

The M62 has been closed after children were seen playing on the motorway.<p>Highways England says staff in its CCTV control centre have witnessed …

Highways England

Motorists facing two hour delays on M6 following crash

Motorists are facing delays of up to two hours following an earlier collision on the M6.<p>Two lanes were closed on the M6 Northbound in Warwickshire, …

Air Shows

WATCH: Driver filmed going the wrong way down the M62

A MOTORIST was arrested early this morning after driving the wrong way down the M62.<p>The vehicle was spotted by a Highways England patrol and also …

St Helens

Long delays on M6 due to multi-vehicle collision

One lane is closed on the M6 this morning (Wednesday, June 6) due to a multi-vehicle colllision.<p>The incident has happened on the northbound …

Chester, UK

Fly-tipping travellers who clogged up M1 underpass with tons of rubbish move just half-a-mile down the road to set up camp with another group also evicted from nearby site last week

• <b>Travellers who are believed to have contributed to a huge fly-tip which blocked an M1 underpass have moved</b>• <b><br>They were evicted from Junction 12 of the</b> …

Travelers

MPs to debate A303 Stonehenge tunnel plans

MPs will debate plans today to move the A303 into a new tunnel under Stonehenge.<p>The tunnel is one of several ideas being considered to upgrade the …

Archaeology

M1 underpass blocked by rotting mound of rubbish left by travellers

TRAVELLERS were today evicted from a makeshift camp underneath the M1 after a giant mound of rotting rubbish was left there.<p>Shocking photographs show …

Travelers

Motorways and major roads to get £100 million makeover

Highways England has announced it's going to spend 104 million pounds on the motorways and major roads across the North West of England.<p>Officials say …

Roads

Family of geese bring A1 to standstill near Catterick

<b>A family of geese brought the A1 to a standstill after walking on to the northbound carriageway for a gander.</b><p>Traffic Officers held vehicles near Catterick for about 30 minutes while the geese were herded off the road.<p>It happened shortly after 09.00 BST on Saturday.<p>Highways England tweeted that the …

Geese

Major repairs to close stretch of motorway overnight for three days

But one lane will remain closed during the day on Saturday, between junctions 12 and 13, to allow concrete used in the repairs to set.<p>The overnight …

Manchester

Two hour delays as car overturns on motorway

<b>TRAFFIC is being delayed by up to two hours following an accident involving an overturned car on the M6 near Lymm.</b><br>The incident is on the southbound …

Cheshire

Major delays on M62

COMMUTERS are being warned of major delays on the M62 motorway this evening.<p>Motorists are facing delays of 50 minutes on the westbound carriageway …

Leeds

'Serious' crash on A64 between Malton and York

A serious road accident is affecting traffic on a major route in North Yorkshire.<p>Highways England said the A64 westbound carriageway was closed at …

Leeds

More than 100 killed or injured on the hard shoulder every year

Highways England is urging drivers to think about how they use the hard shoulder.<p>Highways England has urged drivers to think about how they use hard …

Emergency Medicine

Delays of two hours after car bursts into flames on the M42

Commuters are facing delays after a car burst into flames on the M42.<p>The northbound stretch is closed after a vehicle caught fire on the northbound …

Birmingham, UK

This is why the M53 motorway could be closed overnight for three weeks

Three weeks of overnight closures on the M53 motorway in Wirral will begin tonight.<p>Highways England is starting a project to resurface the …

East London

Opinion: Government must stop ploughing through our national park

WE held a peaceful rally ahead of the South Downs National Park Authority meeting to discuss Highway’s England’s proposed route for a new Arundel …

National Parks