Road transport emissions up since 1990 despite efficiency drive

ONS says rise is result of growing traffic as campaigners say car use must be curbedBritain’s greenhouse gas emissions from road transport have continued to grow since 1990 despite more efficient cars because traffic has increased by almost a third, ac…

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‘I was charged £20,000 for driving my car into the London emissions zone’

A Spanish motorist has been hit with huge penalties for driving in the UK capitalIn December, Giancarlo Bonati, a DJ in Ibiza, made the journey by car to London to be with his mother, who had been diagnosed with cancer. During three months in the count…

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UK airports ordered to use 3D baggage scanners by 2022

Government enforces use of technology to cut ‘hassle’ for passengers at security checkLong queues at airport security as passengers put liquid containers in plastic bags and remove laptops from carry-ons could soon be over after the government ordered …

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HS2 could be scrapped as critic given role in independent review

Government needs clear evidence before going ahead, says transport secretaryThe future of the HS2 high-speed rail project has been thrown into doubt after the government launched a “go or no go” review into the proposed £55.7bn network, with a leading …

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