New campaign, Connecting Britain, backed by business and political leaders, says a green light on HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail is critical to the long-term success of the north of the UK.
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New research has highlighted steps that can be taken to reduce bus driver fatigue and consequently TfL have created a new £500,000 fund for bus operators to initiate a range solutions.
Following the UK's goal to be carbon neutral by 2050, Boris Johnson has made £300 million available for the development of greener transport options.
New analysis has shown that while London will receive £3,636 per person, the North of England will receive just £1,247 per person, a gross under spend on continuous Northern Powerhouse rhetoric.
Transport Secretary announces £2.5 million investment in chargepoints in residential streets; the investment will support the UK’s move towards net zero emissions by 2050 and efforts to further improve air quality.
If we are to improve the effectiveness of our public transport systems we must ensure that people want to use it; a new report suggests that satisfaction is derived from the driver.
While hybrid-plug in sales fell in June 2019, Zipcar reports that electric car-sharing is on the rise - a win for air quality, the environment and traffic congestion.
£2 million has been awarded to develop the 'most thorough understanding ever' of Britain's road markings, sections of the National Cycle Network and the country’s footways.
Electric car owners are set to benefit financially by charging their cars off-peak, by taking part in the UK’s first ever trial of a market-led approach to smart charging.
The vision of ‘Motorway Mobility’ is to use the existing motorway infrastructure together with autonomous vehicles and new transport hubs near to the motorway.
The partnership hopes to create a set of industry recognised standards that will accelerate the safe and successful deployment of automated vehicles, and champion British expertise in this field.
The people mover will run every three minutes, gets to Birmingham Airport in six minutes and provides transport for 2,100 passengers per hour meaning more people will benefit from the development.
Lord will make the move to TfL later this year following a 30 year career in the aviation industry.
Third annual report on road and rail apprenticeships shows diversity has increased, with the proportion of black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) apprentices rising.
Funding innovations in solar, high speed and WiFi charging infrastructure aims to encourage uptake of electric vehicles