M25 closures: Drivers warned to leave ‘a lot of extra time for journeys’ this weekend

Widening of A3/ M25 interchange and installation of wildlife bridge means the M25 is closed completely, for the first time ever, this weekend.
Half of primary school parents concerned over zig-zag parking

School parents concerned by zig-zag parking

Drivers across the UK are regularly parking illegally on yellow zig-zag lines outside schools during the school run, and parents are concerned.
Osprey Charging rapid chargers network

Charging point rollout to be accelerated

The Department for Transport (DfT) has announced new proposals that it says could speed up the rollout of electric vehicle charging points.
Metropolitan Police car

Careless driving penalties jump 600 per cent

Home Office Data shows that 42,700 motorists were punished for careless driving offences in 2022, compared to just 6,300 in 2012.
EU will not achieve electric car charging targets at current rate, auditor warns

Record rollout of EV chargers

Figures suggest a 45-per-cent increase in charge points in the UK last year, but government targets for motorway charging points were missed.
Ulez sign

Ulez challenge cost Surrey Council £140k

The Surrey local authority has to pay back a six-figure sum after the challenge, including a £100,000 payment to Transport for London.
Mark Harper, transport secretary

Government plans to end 'anti-car' measures

Transport secretary Mark Harper pledges to make driving “as straightforward, smooth, fair, environmentally responsible and safe as possible.”
Not wearing a seatbelt could bring three penalty points

AA calls for campaign to encourage seatbelt use

The head of the AA has called for a 'concerted and targeted' education campaign to get drivers in Great Britain to wear their seatbelts.
20mph sign in Wales

20mph limits: do they save lives?

Wales has shifted to new 20mph limits in the vast majority of its urban areas. Will this save lives?
Vauxhall aims to help local authorities provide on-street charging with information and funding

Vauxhall to boost electric car on-street charging

Vauxhall is working to help give councils “a better understanding” of the need for on-street charging in the UK.
ULEZ proposed expansion

ULEZ expansion approved by High Court

The High Court has ruled that the expanded ULEZ can go ahead, coming into effect from August 29.
Petrol and diesel should be phased out by 2035 "at the latest", advisers argues

Gove: 2030 ban on new petrol cars 'immovable'

Conflicting statements from Conservative sources have raised questions about the forthcoming legislation.
ULEZ expansion

Expanded ULEZ challenged in court

Sadiq Khan's plan to expand London's ULEZ is facing a legal challenge from five councils.