News Archive 2011

M6toll celebrates 125th millionth customer


Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) today announced that John Langstaff has been awarded the Freedom of the Road as he became the 125th millionth customer of the M6toll.

M6toll funds vital equipment for life saving charity


M6toll is continuing its long term support of Midlands Air Ambulance charity by donating the funds necessary to purchase desperately needed flight suits for the air crew. 

Shell enriches card offering with M6toll


Shell is pleased to announce it has signed a card acceptance agreement with M6toll, Britain's first privately funded tolled motorway, to offer toll charge payments on euroShell Card, Europe's leading fuel card.  Shell is one of the first card issuers to co-operate with M6toll and has the potential and ambition to become its biggest partner from the fuel cards industry.

M6toll’s new website makes using the road easier for everyone


M6toll, the UK's only tolled motorway, in partnership with SOUK 360 have launched a brand new customer-focused, interactive website this month. The site   is designed with the customer in mind and follows many months of research into the specific information the M6toll's main users groups require to make their journey on the road easier and stress-free.

M6toll proudly support the fourth annual Ride to the Wall


Midland Expressway Limited (operators of the M6toll) are proud to support  the fourth annual Ride to the Wall (RTTW) motorcycle event on Saturday 1st October by granting free inbound passage on the M6toll to all riders.

M6toll funds life saving equipment for Midlands Air Ambulance


M6toll operator Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) has announced it will continue to support much needed operational improvements at the local Midlands Air Ambulance (MAA) airbase.

M6toll offers drivers speedy contactless payment


First use of contactless technology in a UK toll environment thanks to Barclays and Barclaycard

Students urged to apply for new Scholarship


Students in Staffordshire could get a welcome financial boost to their further education, thanks to the generosity of Midland Expressway Limited (MEL); operators of the M6toll road.

M6toll Announces New Toll Schedule


Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) today advised that new toll prices will apply on the M6toll road from 06:00am on Tuesday 1st March 2011.