A38

A38 Midlands Section

Midlands Section

South Normanton to Shenstone

This part of the A38 forms the backbone of Derby's road network and provides a crucial link north from Birmingham to Lichfield, Burton and beyond.

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A38 Devon Expressway

Devon Expressway

Exeter to Plymouth

There's something very pleasant about the stretch of A38 that connects Exeter to Plymouth - is it the homely title, the lovely scenery or perhaps the very striking names of the villages it passes?

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What's new

South London's lost motorways

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!

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

The ghost junction

The only UK motorway that didn’t connect to ordinary roads finally got its own interchange in 2019. But it's not open, because it still doesn’t touch any ordinary roads.

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Gateshead Highway

The unloved and unfinished Gateshead Highway is due to be demolished. Take a look at the road that Gateshead can't wait to get rid of.