New fair pay deal for London’s 25,000 bus drivers

The Mayor of London has taken the next step towards fulfilling his manifesto pledge to provide a new fairer deal for London’s 25,000 bus drivers.

Thirteen Tube stations to be made step-free by 2022

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced a major boost to the accessibility of the London Underground network by confirming the next 13 Tube stations that will be made step-free by spring 2022.

£60m low carbon infrastructure support in Scotland announced

A £60 million fund to keep Scotland at the forefront of low carbon innovation is now open for applications.

RMT proposes rail summit to help “break deadlock in driver only disputes”

In an attempt to break the deadlock of the driver only train disputes RMT general secretary Mick Cash has written to the transport secretary, proposing a summit with the Department for Transport, the train companies and RMT.

 £200 million funding for England’s roads

An investment of almost £200 million is set to be used to improve the condition of local roads up and down the country.

Highways England to remove miles of roadworks in time for Christmas

Highways England is preparing to lift and complete hundreds of miles of roadworks this week in time for the Christmas getaway.

Shell has signed an agreement with high-powered charging network operator IONITY to offer charge points across ten European countries.

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling set out a new vision for the UK’s railways, including plans to end the operational divide between track and train and an evolution of the franchising system

New and improved DLR trains to be in operation from 2022

Transport for London (TfL) is in search for a manufacturer to design and build a new generation of trains for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), and as a result, has issued an Invitation to Negotiate.

Bus operators to develop safety improvements with new funding

Transport for London (TfL) has awarded a £500,000 pot to six bus operators to develop new ideas that will improve safety across London's bus network.

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced plans for the next stage of his measures to help tackle London’s air pollution with the early introduction of the Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in central London from 8 April 2019.

HS2 Ltd has revealed the shortlisted bidders to deliver Britain’s next generation of state-of-the-art high speed trains

BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group with Audi and Porsche have announced joint venture IONITY that will develop and implement a High-Power Charging (HPC) network for electric vehicles across Europe.

Local authorities have been urged to make sure that they meet the deadline for funding from the government’s £30 million Clean Bus Technology Fund.

Southern Rail to upgrade its EV network

Southern Rail has signed a deal with Pod Point to upgrade its current stock of 48 units across 23 of its stations.

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.

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