Former Heathrow Airport Holdings chief executive Colin Matthews is to take over as chairman of the Highways Agency from September. Matthews will take up his new role as the agency is transformed into a government-owned company in a controversial move intended to save £2.6bn over the next 10 years. A former group CEO of Hays and Severn Trent, Matthews takes over the post from Alan Cook, who has held it since January 2011. Matthews will be paid £130,000 for a minimum of […]
The RHA is concerned about proposals to reduce the width of roads in Northamptonshire to prevent lorries using them.
The haulage industry has slammed the DfT and Highways England for failing to give hauliers advance warning of a series of overnight closures on the M26, which began last week.
The Transport Committee has called on the DfT to commit to a five-year funding model to tackle the chronic issue of potholes across the local road network in England.