News Archive 2004

Public Backs the M6toll 16 Million Vehicles in First Year


The driving public and the road transport industry have resoundingly backed the M6toll with over 16 million vehicles using the 27-mile route since it opened last year, operator Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) said today on the first anniversary of Britain 's only tolled motorway.

M6toll Wins Best Business Award


Midland Expressway Limited, the operator of the M6toll, has been chosen as Business of the Year, the top accolade in the Tamworth and Lichfield Business Awards 2004.

M6toll Celebrates 10 Millionth Customer


The M6toll has reached its 10 millionth customer and celebrated by presenting the driver with a free toll trip - in Portugal!

M6toll Announces Changes to Toll Rates


Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) today advised that toll rates for the M6toll would be adjusted in the following ways:

M6toll, Police and the Highways Agency Declare ‘Game Over’ for Stone Throwers and Trespassers


Police, Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) - operators of the M6toll - and the Highways Agency have declared it's 'Game Over' for stone throwers and trespassers on the Midland motorway network.