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 […]
The government’s latest Air Quality Plan is set to receive “unprecedented scrutiny” from a cross party team of MPs.
Any charges for using the new Lower Thames Crossing must be similar to those at Dartford if the new route is to effectively relieve congestion, the FTA has warned.
Highways England (HE) – the new company set up to replace the Highways Agency from next April – has promised to “transform our national roads” over the next decade and beyond and suggested it will be “a very different business from the organisation it will succeed”.