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List of A roads in zone 1 in Great Britain beginning north of the Thames, east of the A1 (roads beginning with 1).
List of A roads in zone 2 in Great Britain starting south of the River Thames and east of the A3 (roads beginning with 2).
List of A roads in zone 4 in Great Britain starting north of the A4 and south/west of the A5 (roads beginning with 4).
List of A roads in zone 5 in Great Britain starting north/east of the A5, west of the A6, south of the Solway Firth/Eden Estuary (roads beginning with 5).
List of A roads in zone 6 in Great Britain starting east of the A6 and A7 roads and west of the A1 (road beginning with 6).
The A1 is the longest numbered road in the UK, at.
The A11 is a major trunk road in England.
The A120 is an important trunk road in the East of England.
The A160 is a short road in North Lincolnshire, England.
The A168 is a major road in North Yorkshire, England.
The A174 is a major road in North Yorkshire, England.
The A180 is a primary route in northern England, that runs from the M180 motorway to Cleethorpes.
The A19 is a major road in England running approximately parallel to and east of the A1 road, although the two roads meet at the northern end of the A19, the two roads originally met at the southern end of the A19 in Doncaster but the old route of the A1 was changed to the A638.
The A2 is a major road in southern England, connecting London with the English Channel port of Dover in Kent.
The A20 is a major road in south-east England, carrying traffic from London to Dover in Kent.
For other roads with the same name see List of A21 roads. The A21 is a trunk road in Southern England, one of several which connect London and various commuter towns to the south coast.
The A23 road is a major road in the United Kingdom between London and Brighton, East Sussex, England.
The A259 is a road on the south coast of England passing through Hampshire, West Sussex, East Sussex and part of Kent.
The A26 road is one of the three cross-country two-digit numbered roads in the southeast of England, the others being the A25 road and A27 road.
The A27 is a major road in England.
The A3, known as the Portsmouth Road or London Road in sections, is a major road connecting London and Portsmouth passing close to Kingston upon Thames, Guildford, Haslemere and Petersfield.
The A30 is a major road in England, running WSW from London to Land's End.
The A303 is a trunk road in southern England, running between Basingstoke in Hampshire and Honiton in Devon via Stonehenge.
The A308(M) is a motorway in Berkshire, England.
The A31 is a major trunk road in southern England that runs from Guildford in Surrey to Bere Regis in Dorset.
The A34 is a major road in England.
The A35 is a road in southern England, connecting Honiton in Devon and Southampton in Hampshire.
The A36 is a trunk road and primary route in southwest England that links the port city of Southampton to the city of Bath.
The A38, part of which is also known as the Devon Expressway, is a major A-class trunk road in England.
The A40 is a major trunk road connecting London to Goodwick (Fishguard), Wales, and officially called The London to Fishguard Trunk Road (A40) in all legal documents and Acts.
The A404(M) is a motorway in Berkshire, England and can be referred to as the Maidenhead and Marlow Bypass or M4/M40 link road.
The A41 is a major trunk road in England that links London and Birkenhead, although it has now in parts been superseded by motorways.
The A42 is a major trunk road in the East Midlands region of the United Kingdom.
The A421 is an important road for east/west journeys across south central England.
The A428 road is a major road in central and eastern England.
The A43 is a primary route in the English Midlands, that runs from the M40 motorway near Ardley in Oxfordshire to Stamford in Lincolnshire.
The A449 is a major road in the United Kingdom.
The A45 is a major road in England.
Known as the Hagley Road in Birmingham, the A456 is a main road in England running between Central Birmingham and Woofferton, Shropshire, south of Ludlow.
The A458 is a route on the UK highway network that runs from Mallwyd, near Machynlleth, in Wales, to Halesowen, near Stourbridge, in England.
The A46 is an A road in England.
The A465, the Neath to Abergavenny Trunk Road, is in Wales.
The A47 is a trunk road in England linking Birmingham to Lowestoft, Suffolk.
The A483, also known as the Swansea to Chester Trunk Road, is a major road in the United Kingdom.
The A49 is an A road in western England, which traverses the Welsh Marches region.
The A5 London Holyhead Trunk Road is a major road in England and Wales.
The A50 is a major trunk road in England between Warrington and Leicester; historically it was also a major route from London to Leicester.
The A5036 is a road in Merseyside, England, which comprises two sections separated by a gap of around.
The A52 is a major road in the East Midlands, England.
The A55, also known as the North Wales Expressway (Welsh: Gwibffordd Gogledd Cymru) is a major road in Britain.
The A556 is a road in England which extends from the village of Delamere in Cheshire West and Chester to the Bowden Interchange in Cheshire East, bordering Greater Manchester.
The A56 is a road in England which extends between the city of Chester in Cheshire and the village of Broughton in North Yorkshire.
The A570 is a primary route in Northern England, that runs from St Helens to Southport.
The A585 is a primary road in England which runs from Kirkham to Fleetwood in Lancashire.
The A590 is a trunk road in southern Cumbria, in the north-west of England.
The A595 is a primary route in Cumbria, in Northern England that starts in Carlisle, passes through Whitehaven and goes close to Workington, Cockermouth and Wigton.
The A6 is one of the main historic north–south roads in England.
The A61 is a major trunk road in England connecting Derby and Thirsk in North Yorkshire by way of Alfreton, Clay Cross, Chesterfield, Sheffield, Barnsley, Wakefield, Leeds, Harrogate and Ripon.
The A616 is a road that links Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, to the M1 motorway at Junction 30, then reappears at Junction 35A and goes on to Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.
The A628 is a major road in the north of England connecting Greater Manchester and South Yorkshire by crossing the Pennine chain of hills by way of the Woodhead Pass through the Peak District National Park.
The A63 is a major road in Yorkshire, England between Leeds and Kingston upon Hull.
The A64 is a major road in North and West Yorkshire, England, which links Leeds, York and Scarborough.
The A65 is a major road in England.
The A66 is a major road in Northern England, which in part follows the course of the Roman road from Scotch Corner to Penrith.
The A69 is a major northern trunk road in England, running east-west across the Pennines, through the counties of Tyne and Wear, Northumberland and Cumbria.
The A696 is a major road in Northern England, that runs from Otterburn in Northumberland to Newcastle upon Tyne.
The A74(M) and M74 form a major motorway in the United Kingdom, mainly in Scotland, with a short section in England.
The Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO), officially The Association of Chief Police Officers of England, Wales and Northern Ireland, was a not-for-profit private limited company that for many years led the development of policing practices in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
Bedfordshire (abbreviated Beds.) is a county in the East of England.
Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.
BRB (Residuary) Limited BRB (Residuary) Limited (BRBR) was the successor to the British Railways Board.
Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of 456,000.
Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs.), is an East Anglian county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west.
Cheshire (archaically the County Palatine of Chester) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Flintshire, Wales and Wrexham county borough to the west.
The Chief Secretary to the Treasury is the second most senior ministerial position in HM Treasury, after the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Closed-circuit television (CCTV), also known as video surveillance, is the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific place, on a limited set of monitors.
Colin Stephen Matthews CBE FREng (born 20 April 1956) is a British businessman, and the Chairman of Highways England, a position he has held since 2014.
A concrete step barrier is a safety barrier used on the central reservation of motorways and dual carriageways as an alternative to the standard steel crash barrier.
Cornwall (Kernow) is a county in South West England in the United Kingdom.
Cumbria is a ceremonial and non-metropolitan county in North West England.
Sir Daniel Grian Alexander (born 15 May 1972) is a Scottish former Liberal Democrat politician who was Chief Secretary to the Treasury between 2010 and 2015.
The Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing, commonly known as the Dartford Crossing and until 1991 the Dartford Tunnel, is a major road crossing of the River Thames in England, carrying the A282 road between Dartford in Kent to the south with Thurrock in Essex to the north.
The Department for Transport (DfT) is the government department responsible for the English transport network and a limited number of transport matters in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland that have not been devolved.
Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England.
The Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) is a series of 15 volumes that provide standards, advice notes and other documents relating to the design, assessment and operation of trunk roads, including motorways in the United Kingdom, and, with some amendments, the Republic of Ireland.
Dorset (archaically: Dorsetshire) is a county in South West England on the English Channel coast.
Durham (locally) is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England.
East Sussex is a county in South East England.
Essex is a county in the East of England.
An executive agency is a part of a government department that is treated as managerially and budgetarily separate, to carry-out some part of the executive functions of the United Kingdom government, Scottish Government, Welsh Government or Northern Ireland Executive.
Gloucestershire (formerly abbreviated as Gloucs. in print but now often as Glos.) is a county in South West England.
The Government of the United Kingdom, formally referred to as Her Majesty's Government, is the central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
A grant-in-aid is money coming from central government for a specific project.
Greater Manchester is a metropolitan county in North West England, with a population of 2,782,100.
Guildford is a large town in Surrey, England, United Kingdom located southwest of central London on the A3 trunk road midway between the capital and Portsmouth.
HADECS or Highways Agency Digital Enforcement Camera System is a type of speed camera on roads in England, operated by Highways England.
The Harrow Road is an ancient route in London which runs from Paddington in a northwesterly direction towards Harrow, northwest London.
Highway authority is the name that may be given to a body responsible for the administration of public roads.
The Highways England Traffic Officer Service (TOS) is an operational unit within Highways England.
The Infrastructure Act 2015 is a wide-ranging piece of planning and infrastructure legislation passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom during David Cameron's administration.
John Roddick Russell MacGregor, Baron MacGregor of Pulham Market, (born 14 February 1937), is a politician in the United Kingdom.
Kent is a county in South East England and one of the home counties.
Law enforcement in the United Kingdom is organised separately in each of the legal systems of the United Kingdom: England and Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
This is a list of roads designated A12.
This is a list of roads designated A13.
This is a list of roads designated A14.
This is a list of roads designated A4.
Local government in the United Kingdom has origins that pre-date the United Kingdom itself, as each of the four countries of the United Kingdom has its own separate system.
London Streets (known as Street Management until April 2007) is an arm of Transport for London (TfL) which is responsible for managing the main through-routes in London, a total network of of roads.
The M1 is a motorway in England connecting London to Leeds, where it joins the A1(M) near Aberford, to connect to Newcastle.
The M10 was a motorway in Hertfordshire, England, running for approximately 3 miles (4.5 km) from the M1 motorway at junction 7 near Hemel Hempstead to the A414 North Orbital Road at Park Street Roundabout, just south of St Albans.
The M11 motorway is a 52-mile (88.5 km) motorway that runs north from the North Circular Road (A406) in South Woodford in northeast London to the A14, northwest of Cambridge, England.
The M18 is a motorway in Yorkshire, England.
The M180 is a motorway in England from junction 5 on the M18 motorway in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster to a point close to Humberside Airport some from the port of Immingham and from the port of Grimsby and the east coast and provides access for major routes to Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Hull (via the Humber Bridge), Immingham, Lincoln, Scunthorpe, Humberside Airport and the Killingholme Oil Refineries; Humber Oil Refinery and Lindsey Oil Refinery.
The M181 is a motorway that links the town of Scunthorpe, England, to the M180 motorway.
The M2 is a motorway in Kent, England.
The M20 is a motorway in Kent, England.
The M23 is a motorway in the United Kingdom.
The M25 or London Orbital Motorway is a motorway that encircles almost all of Greater London, England (with the exception of North Ockendon), in the United Kingdom.
The M26 is a motorway in Kent, England.
The M27 is a motorway in Hampshire, England.
The M271 is a motorway near Southampton in Hampshire, England.
The M275 is a long, dual three-lane motorway in Hampshire, southern England.
The M3 is a motorway that runs from Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, to Southampton, Hampshire, a distance of approximately.
The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.
The M40 is a motorway connecting London and Birmingham; part of this road forms a section of the unsigned European route E05.
The M42 motorway is a major road in England.
The M45 is a motorway in Northamptonshire and Warwickshire, England and is long.
The M5 is a motorway in England linking the Midlands and the South West.
The M50 is a 22-mile/35-km-long dual two-lane motorway in Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, and Herefordshire, England.
The M53 is an motorway in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral and Cheshire on the Wirral Peninsula in England.
The M54 is a 23-mile (37 km) east-west dual carriageway in the English counties of Shropshire and Staffordshire.
The M55 is a motorway in Lancashire, England, which can also be referred to as the Preston Northern Bypass.
The M56 motorway, also known as the North Cheshire motorway, is in Cheshire and Greater Manchester, England.
The M57 motorway, also known as the Liverpool Outer Ring Road, is a road in England.
The M58 is a motorway passing through Merseyside and Lancashire, terminating in Greater Manchester.
The M6 motorway runs from junction 19 of the M1 at the Catthorpe Interchange, near Rugby via Birmingham then heads north, passing Stoke-on-Trent, Liverpool, Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and terminating at the Gretna junction (J45).
The M60 motorway, Manchester Ring Motorway, or Manchester Outer Ring Road, is an orbital motorway in North West England.
The M602 motorway is a relatively short motorway, leading traffic into Salford, Greater Manchester, England, towards Manchester and by-passing the suburban town of Eccles.
The M606 is a short stretch of motorway in West Yorkshire, England.
The M61 is a motorway in North West England.
The M62 is a west–east trans-Pennine motorway in Northern England, connecting Liverpool and Hull via Manchester and Leeds; of the route is shared with the M60 orbital motorway around Manchester.
The M621 is a short loop of motorway in England that takes traffic into central Leeds between the M1 and M62 motorways.
The M66 is a motorway in Lancashire and Greater Manchester, England.
The M67 is a urban motorway in Greater Manchester, England, which heads east from the M60 motorway passing through Denton and Hyde before ending near Mottram.
The Minister for the Economy and Transport (Gweinidog dros yr Economi a Thrafnidiaeth) was a member of the Cabinet in the Welsh Assembly Government.
Motorway Incident Detection and Automatic Signalling, usually abbreviated to MIDAS, is a distributed network of traffic sensors, mainly inductive loops, (trialling at the moment radar technology by Wavetronix and magneto-resistive wireless sensors by Clearview Intelligence) which are designed to alert the local RCC (Regional Control Centre) to traffic flow and average speeds and in ATM (Active Traffic Management) zones, set variable message signs, advisory speed limits along with mandatory speed limits in ATM sections with little human intervention.
Mouchel Group was an infrastructure and business services company headquartered in Woking, United Kingdom.
The National Roads Telecommunications Services is the fibre-optic network of communication and control that Highways England uses to monitor England's roads.
Norfolk is a county in East Anglia in England.
The North and Mid Wales Trunk Road Agent (Asiant Cefnffyrdd Gogledd a Chanolbarth Cymru) (NMWTRA) is responsible for managing trunk roads in north and mid Wales on behalf of the Welsh Government.
North Yorkshire is a non-metropolitan county (or shire county) and larger ceremonial county in England.
Nottinghamshire (pronounced or; abbreviated Notts) is a county in the East Midlands region of England, bordering South Yorkshire to the north-west, Lincolnshire to the east, Leicestershire to the south, and Derbyshire to the west.
In the United Kingdom, Emergency Diversion Routes are planned road traffic routes that bypass the main trunk road network.
The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) is a non-ministerial government department responsible for the economic and safety regulation of Britain's railways, and the economic monitoring of Highways England.
The Parliament of the United Kingdom, commonly known as the UK Parliament or British Parliament, is the supreme legislative body of the United Kingdom, the Crown dependencies and overseas territories.
Price controls are governmental restrictions on the prices that can be charged for goods and services in a market.
The private finance initiative (PFI) is a way of creating "public–private partnerships" (PPPs) where private firms are contracted to complete and manage public projects.
Quinton is a suburb on the western edge of Birmingham, England.
The regions of England, formerly known as the government office regions, are the highest tier of sub-national division in England.
Rutland is a landlocked county in the East Midlands of England, bounded to the west and north by Leicestershire, to the northeast by Lincolnshire and the southeast by Northamptonshire.
Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Transport is the member of the cabinet responsible for the British Department for Transport.
Somerset (or archaically, Somersetshire) is a county in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west.
The South Wales Trunk Road Agent (Asiant Cefnffyrdd De Cymru) (SWTRA) is responsible for managing motorways and trunk roads in South Wales on behalf of the Welsh Government.
A Spending Review or occasionally Comprehensive Spending Review is a governmental process in the United Kingdom carried out by HM Treasury to set firm expenditure limits and, through public service agreements, define the key improvements that the public can expect from these resources.
Staffordshire (abbreviated Staffs) is a landlocked county in the West Midlands of England.
A state-owned enterprise (SOE) is a business enterprise where the state has significant control through full, majority, or significant minority ownership.
Surrey is a county in South East England, and one of the home counties.
The SURVIVE Group is a UK based consortium of private and public sector organisations concerned primarily with road safety.
Thales Group is a French multinational company that designs and builds electrical systems and provides services for the aerospace, defence, transportation and security markets.
A traffic camera is a video camera which observes vehicular traffic on a road.
Traffic Radio was a digital radio station based in England.
Transport Focus is a watchdog for transport passengers and road users in the United Kingdom, based in London and Manchester.
Transport for the North (TfN) is the first sub-national transport body in the UK since the 1 April 2018.
Transport NI is the public body responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of highways and roads in Northern Ireland.
Transport Scotland (Còmhdhail Alba) was created on 1 January 2006 as the national transport agency of Scotland.
A variable- (also changeable-, electronic-, or dynamic-) message sign, often abbreviated VMS, CMS, or DMS, and in the UK known as a matrix sign, is an electronic traffic sign often used on roadways to give travelers information about special events.
Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) (also known as "vehicle tax", "car tax" or "road tax", and formerly as a "tax disc") is a tax that is levied as an excise duty and which must be paid for most types of vehicles which are to be used (or parked) on public roads in the United Kingdom.
A vehicle tracking system combines the use of automatic vehicle location in individual vehicles with software that collects these fleet data for a comprehensive picture of vehicle locations.
The West Midlands is a metropolitan county and city region in western-central England with a 2014 estimated population of 2,808,356, making it the second most populous county in England.
Worcester is a city in Worcestershire, England, southwest of Birmingham, west-northwest of London, north of Gloucester and northeast of Hereford.
Yorkshire (abbreviated Yorks), formally known as the County of York, is a historic county of Northern England and the largest in the United Kingdom.