South London's lost motorways

04 May 2022

Completing the story of London's epic Ringways, we've just published the Southern Radials, five more motorways that never saw the light of day.

To the north east!

07 April 2022

Two new additions to our collection of Opening Booklets take us to Darlington and Middlesbrough.

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    Well, It’s August 2022 and it’s still here, so maybe it will be one of those…

  • Think inside the box Jonathan Cleveleys 4 August 2022

    I have seen barely any in Doncaster, having to travel there for work (I live…

  • A diamond on the rough Richard 1 August 2022

    Something I forgot to mention was "bostik concrete". This was a form of very…

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    For something radical, use ANPR cameras on all lanes approaching and on the…

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    What would be better is to remove all roundabouts on the A1 between the…

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    I think that all the roundabouts on the A1 between Baldock and Alconbury…

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