West Midlands news
The latest stories from the West Midlands
Early Christmas present for motorists as our M40/M42 safety upgrade scheme completes ahead of schedule
Our safety enhancement work to upgrade the central reservation barrier along the M40 and M42 near Birmingham will be complete this December, several months earlier than originally planned.
National Highways lends a hand to the engineers of tomorrow in Staffordshire
Engineers of the future were able to see how National Highways and its team ensures smooth and reliable journeys on the A38 in Staffordshire.
Search is on for new ways to tackle hazards on National Highways’ roads
Enterprising businesses and innovators with new ideas on how to manage hazards across National Highways’ roads network could receive up to £90,000 to develop their concepts.
The course of true love never did run smooth
The world-famous Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is supporting National Highways celebration of the 100 years of A-roads campaign by highlighting the importance of the A-road network to tourism.
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10 October 2023 - A49 underpass gets a facelift thanks to National Highways volunteers
15 September 2023 - West Midlands Traffic Officers become stars of the small screen!
21 August 2023 - A clean sweep – National Highways volunteers spruce up Solihull
13 April 2023 - Shoppers help choppers
05 February 2023 - National Apprenticeship Week 2023
01 February 2023 - Work to get under way on safety upgrade at busy motorway interchange
30 January 2023 - A46 Binley junction officially opens
05 January 2023 - National Highways installing new safety barriers on M6
12 December 2022 - National Highways staff spread Christmas cheer with charity donations
08 December 2022 - Specialist survey work taking place at M5 in Worcester
07 December 2022 - Motorists urged to plan their journeys ahead of M42 closure for HS2 works
24 October 2022 - National Highways is winter ready
05 September 2022 - Entrepreneur on the right path thanks to junction 10 road workers
30 August 2022 - National Highways to invest £280,000 on community projects in town
01 August 2022 - National Highways’ winning team supporting the Commonwealth Games
28 July 2022 - New research van rolled out to detect dangerous driving
22 July 2022 - Mucking in at Muckley Corner
01 July 2022 - Supporting the 2022 Commonwealth Games
10 March 2022 - How we’re improving journeys on the M42 in the West Midlands
22 September 2021 - Scheme helps set young people on the right road