Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more


The government this week said it would be giving the Highways Agency £40M for high tech solutions to congestion on the trunk road network. The money will be used to develop reserve lanes for certain types of traffic. A trial lane, which could be lorry only, is expected to take place on the northern part of the M25 or near Birmingham. The money will also be used for schemes to control access to motorways at peak periods, respond to incidents more quickly and control speed limits ...

Subscribe for full online access and get...

  • Full, instant access to all stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox
  • Monthly print magazine

Register for guest access to keep reading and get..

  • A free taste of other selected news stories
  • Daily email newsletters

Already have a subscription or ICE membership? or