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road building

[Budget 2017] Infrastructure

Written by | Posted on 08.03.2017

Budget 2017: Managing Director of LeasePlan UK, Matt Dyer, on Philip Hammond's road building and infrastructure announcements.

What about Potholes?

Written by | Posted on 15.01.2016

National Pothole Day is Friday 15 January - but we can all take control of this and highlight just how many potholes there actually are in the UK, by reporting any potholes on the government website: https://www.gov.uk/report-pothole.

Open data explains closed roads

Written by | Posted on 08.06.2015

The IAM reveals the downright hair-raising reasons for road closures in the UK - and it's not all down to potholes.

New roads are long overdue

Written by | Posted on 01.12.2014

The case for new roads. New road building programme is long overdue, and the only way to get ahead.

Should we invest in new roads?

Written by | Posted on 27.11.2014

The case against new roads. Will anyone use them, who'll pay for them, and should we fix the ones we've got first?

For whom the road tolls

Written by | Posted on 03.09.2014

There’s no doubt that a lot of problems would get solved a lot quicker if we rolled up our sleeves and attempted to sort them out ourselves.

The Problem With Congestion [Guest blog]

Written by | Posted on 23.07.2014

In the developing world a rapid expansion of the number of vehicles on the road is causing the sort of congestion that few westerners would ever tolerate.

Is there no end to roads?

Written by | Posted on 08.04.2014

There has been some surprise, and complaint, from environmental groups that the Department for Transport has ruled out any consideration of emissions...