M66

M66

Ramsbottom to Whitefield

The M66 runs north from Manchester towards urban East Lancashire and the towns of Rawtenstall and Burnley. From the M60, it heads out past Bury and Rochdale towards Ramsbottom and then, just as it gets into its stride, it stops.

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M66

What's new

Go west! New Ringways pages are here

A new set of Ringways pages are now online, looking at unbuilt motorways and road projects west of London.

No smoke without ire

London's Ultra Low Emission Zone has just expanded to cover the whole inner city, and across the UK, other cities are implementing their own Clean Air Zones. Is this the future?

Devon help us

Road signs are colour coded for different types of road, but in Devon there are more colours than anywhere else. What do Devon's colourful signs mean?

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Clear and legible

A century ago, one short memorandum issued by the Ministry of Transport laid the groundwork for a system of standardised, uniform road signs and a great deal more.