M60 junctions 17 and 18 – lighting improvement

John Simpson

Lighting column improvement work due to take place on the M60 between junctions 17 and 18. The work will take place within the central reservation and verges on both sides of the carriageway. When complete visibility will be improved making … Read More

M25 Junction 13 improvements

Theresa Morley

Improving junction 13 of the M25. Improving junction 13 of the M25. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit For latest updates for roadworks on England’s motorway and major roads network … Read More

A66 Little Burdon roundabout resurfacing

Guy Harrington

We’re widening the roundabout approach to create an additional left turn lane for traffic joining the A1150. We’ll also resurface both lanes of the A66 eastbound approach to Little Burdon roundabout. To do the work safely we’ll use a range … Read More

A66 Bowes snow gates replacement

Guy Harrington

The snow gates are an important safety feature allowing both us and the police to restrict traffic access across the Pennines when the weather is too dangerous. We’re replacing the entire gate system and the associated lights. To find out … Read More

A66 East Layton to West Layton improvement

Guy Harrington

We’ll resurface the A66 west of Scotch Corner between West Layton and East Layton in County Durham. We’ll be resurfacing the entire stretch, including some patches where we need to dig deeper into the carriageway before resurfacing. We’ll also replace … Read More

M621 junction 7 widening

Theresa Morley

Improvement works to junction 7, reducing congestion by enabling more vehicles to use the junction. Works include widening the slip road which takes vehicles that are travelling eastbound (clockwise) onto the roundabout, creating an extra lane for traffic. We’ll also … Read More

M606 High Occupancy Vehicle lane

John Simpson

We have concluded our consultation to permanently suspend restrictions on traffic using the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane on the M606 southbound and M62 eastbound entry slip road at junction 26 (Chain Bar). You can view the report here The … Read More

A38 Harcombe Cross to Haldon drainage scheme

Theresa Morley

Works to repair and upgrade drainage. Some resurfacing works will also take place. For more information on roadworks, please check the roadworks calendar.

M25 junction 23

Guy Harrington

The project aims to increase capacity at junction 23 of the M25. The project aims to increase capacity at junction 23 of the M25. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit … Read More

M18 junction 1 to junction 7 resurfacing

David Coxon

For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit For latest updates for roadworks on England’s motorway and major roads network visit We are resurfacing the M18: We will carry out the work … Read More

A585 Norcross roundabout

Theresa Morley

Plans to increase the size of the roundabout, widen the approaches to the junction and install traffic signal controls. Signal controlled pedestrian crossings will also be introduced. Plans to increase the size of the roundabout, widen the approaches to the … Read More

A1(M) Vigo Railway

Scott Gaskin

We are installing a tunnel liner under the existing A1 motorway bridges and realigning the cycleway in Chester le Street. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit For latest updates for … Read More

A500 – average speed camera installation

Theresa Morley

We’re working to install average speed cameras along the A500 from M6 junction 15 and along the A500 Queensway. These cameras should help to make the road safer by reducing congestion caused by incidents and smooth out traffic flow. The … Read More

M42 junction 3 improvements

John Simpson

Work to ease the congestion at peak times. To do this, we will be installing a dedicated lane from M42 westbound to the A435 southbound. We will also be widening the slip roads and creating an extra lane on sections … Read More

M621 junction 6 to 7 central reserve safety barrier

Theresa Morley

Work to replace the existing steel central reserve barrier with a concrete barrier on the M621 and resurface in both directions to provide a safer network and smoother journey for all users. We will only work on one side of … Read More

M6 Carlisle North Package

Theresa Morley

A package of improvement work on the M6 north of Carlisle in spring/summer 2019. A package of improvement work on the M6 north of Carlisle in spring/summer 2019. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and … Read More

M25 junction 8: junction improvement

Theresa Morley

Improving junction 8 of the M25. Improving junction 8 of the M25. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit For latest updates for roadworks on England’s motorway and major roads network … Read More

M56 Sharston Bypass carriageway surfacing

Theresa Morley

Improving the M56 between junctions 1 and 3a. Improving the M56 between junctions 1 and 3a. For latest updates on closures, and traffic conditions on England’s motorway and major roads network visit For latest updates for roadworks on England’s motorway … Read More

A63 Roger Millward Way roundabout improvements

Theresa Morley

Works to put new traffic signals on the roundabout and build two new lanes through the middle of the roundabout. The new ‘hamburger’ style layout will mean that traffic can pass through the roundabout when travelling east or west. The … Read More