Government to announce diesel car scrappage scheme 'within days'

Government to announce diesel scrappage scheme


A diesel car scrappage scheme will be announced "within days", according to reports, as the government scrambles to reduce air pollution.
What you need to know about government diesel scrappage and nitrogen dioxide reduction

Proposed diesel scrappage and NO2 reduction plans


The Department for Environment & Rural Affairs has published a consultation document outlining the government's proposals for reducing...
Get diesel vehicles off the road, urge doctors

Get diesel vehicles off the road, urge doctors


Hundreds of doctors and health experts have urged the government to remove diesel vehicles from the road as soon as possible because they are cau

New government incentive for electric cars


Electric car charging points will be installed at all big filling stations in Britain under government plans to increase the use of green cars.
Government proposes MoT after four years, not three

Government proposes MoT after four years


New cars won't need to undergo an MoT for four years under government plans to be announced this week.
Pothole damage doubles in a decade, according to RAC

Pothole damage doubles in a decade, according to RAC


Pothole damage continues to have British drivers shuddering, after the RAC revealed that rescue call outs hit a 10 year high for damage caused by...
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Plug-in supercars set to lose electric car subsidies


Supercar buyers have been quietly snaffling handouts, thanks to one of the most generous government policies in recent years...
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Pothole compensation costs councils £8m in two years


Counclis paid out nearly £8m over two years in compensation to drivers and riders who claim "pothole payouts"...
You’re to blame for road accidents too, government tells cyclists

You’re to blame for road accidents too, government...


Cyclists are being told they must take their fair share of responsibility for preventing accidents, under recommendations published by the government...
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News: Councils admit no cure in sight for Britain’s...


One of the most comprehensive annual surveys of local authorities has revealed that there is no cure in sight for Britain’s pothole plague. Drivers...
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News: Tunnel at Stonehenge part of £15bn roads plan


Drivers who have been caught in the notorious A303 Stonehenge bottleneck finally have reason to cheer. Schemes announced by the government this week...
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Hydrogen cars clean up as Honda opens solar-powered...


Hydrogen fuel cells are heralded by many, including Jeremy Clarkson and the Top Gear team, as the long-term solution to the problem of how we power...