Nearly one in seven drivers have risked a non-essential journey under lockdown


A new study has revealed that 14% of people have risked making a non-essential journey since the coronavirus lockdown was enforced.
Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours after falling asleep

Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours


A mother in Cincinnati, Ohio has raised serious safety concerns after her eight-year-old son fell asleep on the way to school and was locked...
Jeremy Clarkson: ban buses or bicycles to reduce road deaths

Jeremy Clarkson: ban buses or bicycles


Jeremy Clarkson has proposed banning either buses or bicycles in order to reduce the number of deaths and injuries on Britain's roads.
Public transport worse than driving for exposure to air pollution

Commuters warned of new air pollution risk


Travelling by public transport exposes commuters to up to eight times as much air pollution as those who drive to work, a groundbreaking study fo
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‘Cash machines for councils’ — bus lane fines...


The number of bus lane penalty charge notices issued by councils outside London has rocketed by 64%, swelling local authority coffers...
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Letters of the week, June 7


This week: Guy Martin, Dartford toll, motorway bunching, speed limiters, diesel buses, and a coffin query.