Highways England has remained tight lipped amid rumours that it plans to introduce a 60mph speed limit on the M1. It was reported last week that the agency was considering the amended speed limit to improve air quality in the Sheffield area, but Highways England said it couldn’t confirm whether this was the case. However a spokeswoman for Highways England told Motortransport.co.uk it had been looking at air quality solutions on the road as part of its upgrade to a […]
Platooning HGVs will be on major UK roads by the end of 2018, after the government committed £8.1m to trials of the autonomous vehicles.
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.
Prices have dropped on the Severn Crossings today as the bridges entered back into public ownership.