Roads

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Oldbury Viaduct

M5 roadworks become unlikely tourist attraction

M5 roadworks become unlikely tourist attraction

A set of motorway roadworks in the West Midlands has become an unlikely social media star.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP Mike Penning

Smart motorways put recovery workers’ lives ‘at risk’, says MP

Sir Mike Penning, chair of the all-party group investigating motorway safety, has said that smart motorways – which optimise the hard shoulder to reduce congestion – put the lives of recovery workers “at risk”.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Monday, February 4, 2019

A third of road users feel road rage has got worse since EU referendum, says Auto Trader

Third of road users feel road rage has worsened since EU referendum, study finds

Third of road users feel road rage is worse since EU referendum, study finds

Ben Derby, the spokesman for Auto Trader has revealed that over 30 per cent of road users, who feel road rage is problem, think it has got worse since the 2016 EU referendum.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Mr Pothole

Anti-pothole campaigner: 'I'd love to be out of a job'

Anti-pothole campaigner: 'I'd love to be out of a job'

Mark Dorrell, a.k.a Mr Pothole, says the government's investment in testing plastic road surfaces to prevent potholes is "very positive".

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Cash-strapped local councils are using bureaucratic measures to avoid fixing potholes

Britain's roads worse than Chile's

Britain's roads worse than Chile's

Nation’s roads also ranked behind those in Germany, France and Spain

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Stonehenge road plans published sparking concerns from heritage groups

Stonehenge road tunnel scheme sparks concerns from heritage groups

Stonehenge road tunnel scheme sparks concerns from heritage groups

The road tunnel is now planned to be longer than originally suggested

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Mountain rescue teams were sent to help those stuck on the M74

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Police identified the man after he was caught on CCTV

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017