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Slash fuel tax or actually spend it on roads?

A poll of 3,200 motorists suggests 59% want to freeze the level of tax and see the Chancellor reinvest 2p…

Technology & Innovation
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Alexa, tell me about electric vehicles: Go Ultra Low app launches

New app to promote uptake of electric vehicles launches on Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Voiced by Ben Fogle, the…

Road Safety
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Making light work of street lamp repairs on Highways England network

If successful, a trial of a new cable network monitor which can be installed in each supply point and flag…

Fuel
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Petrol down by 3p a litre and diesel by 4p as oil price slumps

​Supermarkets lead two rounds of cuts as petrol falls to 124p a litre Diesel drivers enjoy 11th biggest monthly drop…

Fuel
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Existing and potential government interventions to reduce CO2 transport emissions

A shift from the existing grade (E5) to E10 would see the percentage proportion of bioethanol doubled to levels currently…

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Should ‘P’ plates become mandatory?

Two thirds of people would like to see P plates become mandatory Results revealed in online poll by Motorpoint, the…

Technology & Innovation
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Electric vehicle charge points at supermarkets double in two years

Some 542 EV charger units were installed by supermarkets from the end of October 2017 to the end of 2019,…

Road Safety
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Road danger reduced with new 20mph speed limits on all TfL roads in central London

TfL will bring in lower speed limits across the central London TfL road network in a significant move to reduce road…

Government Investment
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Government to improve road journeys across the country with £93 million investment

32 local authorities awarded share of £93.4 million to repair roads and bridges A further £900,000 will fund scientists, innovators,…