Petrol and diesel ‘should be phased out by 2035 at the latest’


The UK government should outlaw new petrol and diesel car sales well before its current target of 2040, say climate advisers.

Govt invests £10m in digital street mapping


The Department for Transport will spend £10m on a new real-time navigation system — though the setup likely won't be ready before 2020.
Drink driving casualties at highest level since 2012

Drink-driving deaths at highest level since 2012


The number of people either killed in drink-driving crashes are at their highest level since 2012, the Department for Transport has estimated.

"Hypocritical" ministers keep buying petrol cars


The government wants drivers and car makers to switch to electric cars but its own ministers are failing to lead by example and buy hybrid or ele
What you need to know about government diesel scrappage and nitrogen dioxide reduction

Non-electric cars to be banned from 2040 (updated)


All cars sold in the UK from 2040 will be electrified, the government has announced, in a bid to remove conventiona diesel and petrol vehicles...