July 2021 – Highways England’s infilling in the national news

It is being widely reported that Boris Johnson has intervened to halt the plans to fill in dozens of Victorian railway crossings with concrete eg


Here’s a link to a Newsnight programme on BBC Two from 26th July. The item on Highways England’s vandalism of legacy bridges begins at 33:20 and includes Graeme Bickerdike and the historian Dan Cruickshank