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Awards judging panel ready for your entries

22/05/2020

There is now just a fortnight to go until free online entry closes on Friday 5 June for this year’s Highways Awards taking place at a gala dinner scheduled for 13 October 2020 at the Royal Lancaster London.

NWSRG releases planning chapter of winter guidance

21/05/2020

The National Winter Service Research Group (NWSRG) has announced a major milestone in the development of new national winter service guidance, with the publication of the planning section.

Mental health support: Q&A with Mind

27/04/2020

Highways has teamed up with the UK's leading mental health charity Mind to provide support and guidance in these difficult times and to celebrate the work done by infrastructure companies to help their workforces.

Highways Awards: Why we should celebrate

04/10/2019

Since the Romans put us on the straight and not-so-narrow road, the UK has become a world leader in highways innovation and is now setting new standards in automation, digitisation and artificial intelligence.

Book your place at the Highways Awards

13/09/2019

Table booking for the Highways Awards on 9 October at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London is now open, and with demand higher than ever this year you should book now, not later.

2019 Highways Awards finalists revealed

14/08/2019

With so many categories receiving a record number of entries our team of expert judges certainly had their work cut out this year.

A look back at 2018's Highways Awards winners

13/06/2019

With entry now open for the 2019 Highways Awards, we look back at last year's impressive roll call of winning projects and people.

Highways Awards: Seize the moment

13/06/2019

Highways editor Dominic Browne reflects on our annual awards ceremony and why the sector needs and deserves to celebrate its amazing work.

Big Interview: Rising to the Top

13/06/2019

Dominic Browne talks to Jonathan Pearson, president of the Institute of Highway Engineers and Chief Judge for this year's Highways Awards, about training, breaking down barriers and providing a personal touch to career development.

Highways Awards: Meet the judges

13/06/2019

Entries for this year's Highways Awards will once again be judged by our distinguished panel of experts, who will use their knowledge and extensive experience to reward innovation, hard work and best practice across the sector.

Highways Awards on The One Show

06/12/2018

Stars of the highways sector have become stars of the small screen as well, with a featured appearance on the BBC's The One Show.

Highways Awards 2018 - winners revealed!

18/10/2018

Thirteen winners, from organisations across the UK, received their awards from former Formula 1 McLaren pit crew mechanic and motivational speaker, Marc Priestley - along with representatives from each of our category sponsors.

Highways Awards shortlist announced

21/08/2018

The shortlist for this year’s Highways Awards has been announced, ahead of the ceremony on Wednesday 17 October.

Winners chosen for highways' most prestigious awards

03/08/2018

The decisions are in for this year's Highways Awards, but you will have to wait until 17 October to find out the winners of this prestigious competition.

Highways Awards deadline...extended

21/06/2018

Out of the kindness of our hearts (and because we became tired of your pleas for mercy) Highways has agreed to extend the deadline for entries to our annual awards.

Entry process opens for 2018 Highways Awards

03/04/2018

The online entry process for the 2018 Highways Awards is now officially open, meaning this year’s search for the brightest and best in the highways industry has begun.

Highways Awards shortlist announced

31/08/2017

The shortlist for this year’s Highways Awards (formerly Highways Magazine Excellence Awards) has been announced, ahead of the ceremony on Wednesday 18 October. Winners will

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Principal Flood Risk Officer

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SEN Travel Assessment Co-ordination Officer

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Principal Planning Liaison Officer X3

Somerset County Council
£33,799 to £37,849 per annum
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Principal Estate Roads Engineer

Somerset County Council
£33,799 to £37,849 per annum
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Principal Travel Plan Officer

Somerset County Council
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Somerset County Council
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North Yorkshire County Council
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Transforming Cities Fund - Project Delivery Manager

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