National Highways

Plans to speed up roadworks by closing motorways for longer periods welcomed by logistics industry

 
Logistics operators gave a thumbs up this week to National Highways’ plans to close motorways and A-roads for up to two weeks in order to speed up the delivery of roadworks. Other measures announced this week by National Highways include an incr…

International hauliers vent their frustration as queues return to Dover

 
Lorries headed for Dover were trapped in 20-mile long queues again this weekend with further delays in the pipeline as another wave of holiday-makers prepare to head for the port this week, ahead of the Platinum Jubilee weekend. The queues began…

Insulate Britain accuses National Highways of failing to protect drivers approaching its motorway blockades

 
Climate protest group Insulate Britain is accusing the National Highways of failing to take standard safety measures to cut traffic speeds as motorists approach their motorway blockades. The group, which is carrying out a series of climate prote…