Congested roads across England are to be tackled with £165m of funding, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin announced today.
Today's announcement is the second tranche of funding from the £170 million Local Pinch Point Fund, first announced in December 2012.
A total of 62 schemes have won Department funding totalling £165.2 million. Schemes believed to be included are the Bedford bypass, Houghton Regis bypass, Lowestoft bypass, improvements to the A176 in South Essex and making the Chelmsford Army and Navy Flyover two lanes.
More top news
It will be cloudy overnight with patchy rain and drizzle, mainly in the north and west. However, after midnight it will be dry for most.
It's the time of year when you might spot a spectacular aerial display by one of our declining bird species.
Campaigners are calling on the government to halt the extradition of alleged computer hacker Lauri Love from Suffolk to the United States.