Government Investment

Government Investment
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EV grants unplugged

The government’s ‘plug in grant’ has been scrapped. This was the last available subsidy for personal electric cars. However, the…

Technology & Innovation
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New transport era

Urban-Air Port has opened Air-One in Coventry. This is a demonstration hub for electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicles.…

Road Safety
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Road to nowhere

The latest annual report on the state of Britain’s roads by Asphalt Industry Alliance (AIA) is a damming indictment of…

Government Investment
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Where have all the traffic cops gone?

Drivers want to see more police on the roads. The reduction in dedicated traffic police on the road is creating…

Cars
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Can the charging infrastructure supply our needs?

The government’s investment in the EV charging infrastructure is not enough. The boss of one of Britain’s biggest car leasing…

Technology & Innovation
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Future proofing our roads

The Government has announced a £15 million funding package for councils across the country to improve traffic signals. It has…

Government Investment
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Less cash, more potholes

Data obtained by Cycling UK shows 58% of local authorities in Great Britain have less budget for road maintenance than…

Government Investment
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Increasingly Holey Mess

  The ongoing pothole plague continues to blight our roads, according to a new set of figures from the RAC.…

Government Investment
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Highways England begins search for partner to build Britain’s longest road tunnel

Highways England is today inviting tenders for its largest ever contract, the £2 billion package to build the longest road tunnel in Britain that sits at the heart of the proposed Lower Thames Crossing, the most ambitious roads project for a generation.