Highways

Meeting the need - Improving road journeys

So now we have a National Infrastructure Plan

So now we have a National Infrastructure Plan… so what? Launched by the PM at the CBI Annual Conference, this slim document offers a high-level insight into Government thinking - and a lot of headlines, below which the detail will be worked out over the next few months.

The public sees road investment as priority

Investment in roads and highways has become more of a priority for the general public according to the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) latest public service satisfaction survey in July 2010.

Charging per mile is ‘inevitable’ - RAC Foundation

A July 2010 RAC Foundation report says that in order to avoid gridlock, it is 'inevitable' that motorists will be charged for every mile they travel.

Transport policy, where next?

In a world where tough spending choices have to be made, it is important that decisions on expenditure should be based on need and value for money.