Differences in the regional performance of Highways England roads have been revealed in a new report from the Office of Rail and Road (ORR).
Car use has fallen by more than a fifth in the UK during the latest lockdown – nowhere near the decline seen in March – new data from the RAC shows.
Just one in seven (14%) car and taxi trips on the M25 bypass London completely, with the vast majority (74%) starting or ending in London.
RAC suggests that fleets should expect quieter roads this Christmas, with 28% fewer leisure trips planned, despite the lifting of coronavirus restrictions.
A boom in home deliveries has raised fears about congestion and the impact on air quality, according to new research from LeasePlan.
Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils have launched a competition to select up to three operators for a 12-month trial of rental e-scooters in the capital.
MPs on the transport committee are calling for the Government to legalise e-scooters to help reduce congestion.
Highways England and Network Rail are working more closely together to help establish more parkway stations across the UK and reduce congestion in town centres.
But RAC data suggests increased traffic a result of the school-run rather than commuters travelling to work.
The number of vehicles using UK roads has almost returned to normal, following the relaxation of Coronavirus lockdown rules.
Covid-19 has ended rush hour traffic, with levels now remaining consistent throughout the day, new data from Cubic Telecom suggests.
Guildford’s park-and-ride sites are served by a fleet of nine electric buses, which are popular and full, even in the middle of the day.
Christian Wolmar looks at night-time working as a solution to the freight challenge
Christian Wolmar looks at urban consolidation centres as a solution to freight transportation
Christian Wolmar looks at electrification as a solution to the freight challenge
Latest statistics have revealed that UK drivers lost 115 hours and £894 a year to congestion in 2019.
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