2014 news archive

17 Dec
2014

Hounslow Highways prepared for wintry weather

With the wintry weather on its way, Hounslow Highways is more than prepared for any cold snaps. more >

17 Dec
2014

Surge in war on litter gathers pace

Over 50 on the spot fines have been dished out to litterlouts across the borough in the last two weeks as part of Hounslow Council’s war on grime crime. more >

13 Nov
2014

Working with Brentford FC keeps streets cleaner on match days

Hounslow Highways has teamed up with Brentford Football Club and local pubs to keep the streets surrounding the stadium clean on match days. more >

12 Nov
2014

Two-way lights at Bedfont Road due to Thames Water emergency

Two-way lights will remain in use overnight at Bedfont Road. more >

27 Oct
2014

Hounslow Highways steps up leafing programme

Hounslow Highways teams are out and about ensuring that the streets are clear of leaves that have begun to fall this season from the borough’s 11,400 street trees. more >

1 Oct
2014

Hounslow Highways raises £500 for Macmillan

Tables full of cakes, scones, slices and cupcakes enticed Hounslow Highways staff to dig deep and raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support on Monday (29 September 2014). more >

28 Aug
2014

Hounslow Highways’ anti-skid schemes improve road safety

Hounslow Highways recently completed a large investment programme of anti-skid works to make roads safer across the borough. more >

28 Aug
2014

Hounslow Highways staff clean-up Frampton Road

Hounslow Highways’ Environment and Sustainability team recently cleared over 60 bags of rubbish from the woodland on Frampton Road at the junction with Staines Road. more >

14 Aug
2014

Hounslow Highways assists with River Crane clean-up

Hounslow Highways recently assisted the Tidal Crane Association with their annual River Clearing Day by collecting rubbish that had been cleared from the river. more >

12 Aug
2014

Essential electrical works to be undertaken on Great West Road

Southern Electric Power Distribution will soon be carrying out essential electrical works on the northern side cycleway of Great West Road (A4 from adjacent to Osterley Station Car Park heading eastwards to Wood Lane). more >

8 Aug
2014

Hounslow Highways steps up enforcement

Hounslow Highways is continuing to increase the enforcement of grime crime and other offences associated with the highway environment. more >

4 Aug
2014

Thornbury Road hole to be repaired within two weeks

The hole in Thornbury Road, caused by a collapsed sewer, is expected to be fixed within two weeks. more >

1 Aug
2014

Micro-surfacing schemes postponed

Several carriageway micro-surfacing schemes that were due to start this week have been postponed. more >

31 Jul
2014

Hole in Thornbury Road due to a collapsed sewer

The hole discovered in the southbound carriageway of Thornbury Road at the junction with Eversley Crescent on Tuesday afternoon was caused by a collapsed sewer. more >

30 Jul
2014

Hounslow Highways provides shuttle bus service on Hatton Road

Hounslow Highways has been carrying out road surfacing works at Hatton Road (from Faggs Road to Staines Road) since the beginning of July 2014. more >

29 Jul
2014

Hole appears in Thornbury Road

A hole 4.5ft deep and 6ft across was discovered at 4pm today on the southbound carriageway of Thornbury Road, Isleworth at the junction with Eversley Crescent. more >

22 Jul
2014

Stourton Avenue road surface works postponed

Micro-surfacing works due to start today in part of Stourton Avenue, Feltham, have been postponed. more >

11 Jul
2014

Hounslow Highways provides refreshed link to Heathrow

Hounslow Highways has completed road reconstruction works on Stanwell Road West, one of the borough’s main links to Heathrow Airport. more >

4 Jul
2014

Hounslow Highways and McDonald's in joint clean-up campaign

Members of the Hounslow Highways Environment and Sustainability team recently joined up with McDonald's for a community clean-up day. more >

27 Jun
2014

Talbot Road and Nursery Close road surface works delayed

Road surface works on Talbot Road (Isleworth) and Nursery Close (Feltham) have been delayed. more >

19 Jun
2014

Hounslow Highways to repair Strand retaining wall

Hounslow Highways has begun repair works to the retaining wall along a stretch of the River Thames at Strand on The Green, Chiswick. more >

19 Jun
2014

Chiswick High Road works postponed

Due to a manufacturing plant breakdown, Hounslow Highways was unable to complete some works at Chiswick Park, junction with Chiswick High Road last night. more >

2 May
2014

Hounslow Highways investing locally through apprenticeships

Hounslow Highways continues to invest locally, with four Business Administration Apprenticeship positions on offer. more >

15 Apr
2014

Infrared cameras to catch fly-tippers round the clock

Hounslow Highways, in partnership with Hounslow Council, has installed new infrared enforcement cameras across the borough to help catch fly-tippers – no matter what time of day or night. more >

14 Apr
2014

Hounslow Highways looking for lay assessors

Hounslow Highways has been receiving expressions of interest from residents to become volunteer lay assessors. more >

28 Mar
2014

War on litter ‘here to stay’ says Hounslow

Hounslow’s war on grime is here to stay says Hounslow’s deputy leader, Councillor Colin Ellar. more >

14 Mar
2014

Hounslow Highways recruiting 20 Lay Assessors

Hounslow Highways is recruiting 20 volunteers from the community to act as independent assessors of Hounslow Highways’ work throughout the wards in Hounslow. more >

5 Mar
2014

Love your streets or pay the penalty

A poster campaign urging residents to love the streets of Hounslow and warning anyone dropping litter that they could be fined, began last week. more >

25 Feb
2014

Hounslow Highways invests in local young people

Hounslow Highways has recruited the first group of young apprentices who will be working on the London Borough of Hounslow Highways PFI contract, developing their career and contributing to their borough along the way. more >

19 Feb
2014

New figures show Hounslow getting cleaner

Hounslow Council is beginning to win its battle to make the borough cleaner, according to new figures released today. more >

18 Feb
2014

Hounslow Highways cleans up following storm

Hounslow Highways crews worked through the weekend to keep the roads safe and free from obstruction following the storm that lasted from Friday evening through to late Saturday morning. more >

14 Feb
2014

Hounslow Highways prepared for severe weather

Hounslow Highways has established an emergency response plan for the next 24 hours following an amber weather warning from the Met Office. more >

23 Jan
2014

War on grime continues into New Year

Hounslow Council and its partners' clampdown on litter continued last week, with seven offenders issued with £80 fines, bringing the total to 17 since the new ‘get tough’ approach was launched in November 2013. more >

6 Jan
2014

Road closure at junction of Hatton Road/Staines Road following sewer collapse

Hounslow Highways has established an emergency closure of the southern entrance/exit to Hatton Road following the collapse of a foul sewer last Thursday afternoon. more >

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