Almost 200 people died on Scotland’s road last year after the number of fatalities rose by 14% on the 2015 figures.
Manchester has announced the beginning of a £100m roads revival that will see the resurfacing of some of the city’s key roads.
The City of Cardiff Council is poised to almost double the number of junctions it will monitor for moving traffic offences, following a fall in the number of tickets issued.
Conservationists are urging local authorities to take better care of road verges as report reveals nearly 100 plant species are threatened with extinction.
Local authorities have been praised for ‘vastly enhancing’ their communication about roadworks in their areas over the past three years.
Thurrock councillors are ‘outraged’ by the Government’s plans for a new Lower Thames Crossing and have accused Highways England of keeping residents in the dark.
Driverless and connected cars add weight to the case for improved highway maintenance, report says.
The £11.4bn funding plans to upgrade England’s major roads may not be deliverable or affordable, the public spending watchdog has warned today.
Road building schemes over the past two decades have failed to boost the local economy or reduce traffic, a damning report has claimed.
Councils warn of a ‘chronic’ need for more investment in local roads as survey reveals over 3,000 road bridges are ‘substandard’.