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Cumbrian railways seek reparation in Highways England bridge row

Cumbrian Railways Seek Reparation in Highways England Bridge Row

Two heritage railways in Cumbria, whose plans to unite have been thrown into doubt by Highways England infilling an old railway bridge, have asked...
New climate science program to meet climate challenges

New Climate Science Program To Meet Climate Challenges

Climate science will need to continue to be at the heart of policy to mitigate and adapt to climate change, says the Met Office...
£3.25 million for safer, smoother M6 journeys

£3.25 Million For Safer, Smoother M6 Journeys

Vital wear and tear repairs starting along the M6 in Lancashire next week will be delivered without disrupting ‘staycation’ journeys. Large sections of both the...

A76 Roadworks To Start This Weekend

Amey, on behalf of Transport Scotland as part of the Network Management Contract for the South West Trunk Road Unit, are undertaking essential maintenance...
Fastest Rail Journey from London to Glasgow To Be Attempted Today   

Fastest Rail Journey from London to Glasgow To Be Attempted Today   

Avanti West Coast and Network Rail, are teaming up today (June 17) to attempt to break a 36 year old record for the fastest...
Weekend junction closure for £43m M6 bridge project (Junction 19)

Weekend Junction Closure For £43m M6 Bridge Project (Junction 19)

Junction 19 of the M6 at Knutsford in Cheshire will be closed this weekend as Highways England works to complete its congestion-busting new bridge...
Met Office launches search for the next storm names

Met Office Launches Search For The Next Storm Names

Does your Uncle James move like a whirlwind? Does your best friend cause an impact wherever they go? Now you can give them the...

A Commitment To Improving Road Safety Is Paying Dividends Within Dumfries And Galloway

Police Scotland has today released its Q4 Management of Information data for the end of March 2020, to the beginning of April 2021, which...
From magnet tricks to exhausted drivers – taskforce battles worrying commercial vehicle trends

From Magnet Tricks To Exhausted Drivers – Taskforce Battles Worrying Commercial Vehicle Trends

A specialist team is striving to reduce the alarming amount of collisions involving commercial vehicles after witnessing 378 offences on north west roads in...

Warning Of High Risk Of Deer On Roads

With increased collisions between deer and vehicles at this time of year, NatureScot is warning motorists to slow down and be on the lookout...