Roads blogs from 2012
05 December 2012
5 December 2012: Local communities need to be vigilant for a wave of new road building projects springing up as a result of today’s Autumn Statement by the Chancellor.
04 December 2012
4 December 2012: Kim Barrett from campaign group PAULA explains why you should join her in opposing the A6 to Manchester Airport Link Road.
03 December 2012
3 December 2012: A major report today shows some of the factors behind patterns of car use, and how policies can change future trends.
28 November 2012
30 November 2012: The latest evidence from the A14 Study shows that plans for new toll roads should be dropped for good.
19 November 2012
19 November 2012: The Prime Minister wants to cut down communities’ last legal defence against damaging infrastructure plans.
16 November 2012
16 November 2012: TV conservationist Chris Packham has backed a local campaign to stop a road devastating an area popular with otters.
30 October 2012
30 October 2012: Public consultations have started on two major zombie road projects in London and Manchester.
09 October 2012
9 October 2012: We're offering training and support to anyone who wants to stop a new wave of road-building covering their local area with tarmac.
26 September 2012
26 September 2012: Twyford Down is remembered with warnings about a new wave of road-building and protests, while activists in Hastings are preparing for peaceful resistance to a link road.
17 September 2012
17 September 2012: Councillor Andrew Boswell writes about how the proliferation of new local road proposals will breach clear requirements to cut carbon.