• The maxim ‘a stitch in time saves nine’ could not be more appropriate when it comes to road winter maintenance, writes Howard Robinson, chief executive of the RSTA

  • Platooning trials funded by the government will see three partially-autonomous lorries travel in a convoy on UK motorways. Transport Business finds out what the environmental benefits will be

  • Gatwick has become a carbon neutral airport for its ground operations. Transport Business talks to the airport's Rachel Thompson to find out how its use of electric and hybrid vehicles has helped achieve this

  • Dominic Phinn from environmental law firm ClientEarth gives advice to fleets as political attention to air quality makes waves in the transport sector.

    Air pollution
  • FORS, the best practice accreditation scheme for commercial vehicle operators, continues to help organisations run a safer, greener and more efficient fleet, writes FORS director John Hix

    FORS scheme

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Highways England has updated its £15 billion road improvement programme to reduce the impact of roadworks on motorists and minimise congestion while improvements take place.

£48 billion funding for Britain’s railways

Funding of £48 billion has been announced to be spent on the British rail network over a five year period.

Digital train tickets to be rolled out across England and Wales by the end of 2018

A sum of £80 million is to be invested into a programme to introduce smart ticketing across the rail network in England and Wales by the end of 2018.

Transport for London and Uber are expected to hold more talks as the ride-hailing firm tries to get its license back in order to operate in the capital.

Liverpool to benefit from electric bus routes

The Liverpool City Region is set to have commercial electric bus routes later this month when 12 electric buses are introduced.

 Features

The maxim ‘a stitch in time saves nine’ could not be more appropriate when it comes to road winter maintenance, writes Howard Robinson, chief executive of the RSTA

Platooning trials funded by the government will see three partially-autonomous lorries travel in a convoy on UK motorways. Transport Business finds out what the environmental benefits will be

Gatwick has become a carbon neutral airport for its ground operations. Transport Business talks to the airport's Rachel Thompson to find out how its use of electric and hybrid vehicles has helped achieve this

Air pollution

Dominic Phinn from environmental law firm ClientEarth gives advice to fleets as political attention to air quality makes waves in the transport sector.

FORS scheme

FORS, the best practice accreditation scheme for commercial vehicle operators, continues to help organisations run a safer, greener and more efficient fleet, writes FORS director John Hix