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A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

A45 Chowns Mill Improvement Scheme - Survey - Have Your Say

Please see a message from Highways England about the Chowns Mill project below and have your say in the linked survey:

Customers are at the heart of what we do and we want to hear your views about how you think we're communicating with you about A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme.

To give us your views, please complete our online survey. The survey should only take 5mins to complete. Your views are important... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 13:11 by Emily Arrow

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A45 Chowns Mill Project December Update

A45 Chowns Mill Project December Update

A December update for the A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout Improvement project is attached, outlining the progress of the project and the work that the team have carried out in the local community.

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:19 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Highways, News

A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout Improvement Scheme

Picture of Chowns Mill Roundabout

A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout Improvement Scheme

Progress report - July 2020

Despite COVID-19 challenges, which has affected supply of materials and staffing, we have made some good progress.

Image shows the new carriageway layout and the formation of the half hamburger island – July 2020

Station Road progress

Over the next four weeks, we'll be working in the area of Station Road (A5028). You will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 17:56 by Donna Anderson

Tags: Chowns Mill, News

Chowns Mill Project Survey

Chowns Mill Project Survey

Carnell are the principal contractor carrying out the A45 Chowns Mill improvement scheme on behalf of Highways England.

We are undertaking a short survey to improve our understanding of how we are perceived and how we can enhance our communications.

We would be very grateful if you would complete the short online survey by clicking here.

Or by using the URL below:

https://tinyurl.com/yd67j3b5

The outcomes... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 12:17 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Consultation, Highways

Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus - Face Coverings Required from 15th June

Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus - Face Coverings Required from 15th June

A45 Chowns Mill Shuttle Bus: Face Coverings required from 15 June

Highways England's priority is to play its part in keeping the country safe and supporting the movement of essential supplies, services and people who cannot work from home.

We're following the government's policy and for the safety of all, we're asking that any customers wishing to use the free shuttle bus service at the Chowns Mill... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 14:01 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Highways, Local

Chowns Mill update: bird’s eye views of progress on Highways England roundabout improvements

Chowns Mill update: bird’s eye views of progress on Highways England roundabout improvements

Work on a jam-busting 'half hamburger island' which will tackle queues at a busy A45/A6 junction is starting to take shape – as these new images released by Highways England show.

Whilst complying with strict safeguarding measures due to the coronavirus pandemic, workers have been able to successfully complete the first phase of work on the Chowns Mill improvement scheme in the East Midlands.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 13:15 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Highways, Local, News

Highways Update on the Oak Tree

Please read below the update we have received from Highways England in response to the movement to save the 'three oaks' tree in Higham Ferrers:

14 Jan 20

Highways England Project Manager Dean Holloway said:

"We take our environmental responsibilities very seriously and are one of the largest tree planting organisations in the UK. We only cut back or fell trees where it is essential to keep people safe... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 11:50 by Emily Arrow

Tags: Chowns Mill, Highways, News