A report from the Climate Change Committee has raised concerns about the Highways Agency’s (HA) approach to boosting the resilience of the strategic road network (SRN) in the face of climate change, including events such as flooding. Though the report acknowledged that the HA had “broadly identified the main vulnerability of the strategic road network” to climate change, it added that it had “yet to produce more detailed action plans”. It also stressed that there was no publicly available information […]
Labour transport minister Richard Burden (pictured) has accused the government of washing its hands of the Strategic Road Network (SRN), following the creation of Highways England in April.
The Highways Agency has launched a national awareness campaign designed to encourage drivers to slow down and take proper care in roadworks.
Highways England, the body replacing the Highways Agency next week (1 April), has conceded it needs to strengthen its relationship with the logistics sector.