Transport and infrastructure - Archive

October 2017 articles

Get ready for the autonomous revolution - driverless cars are set to hit the UK's streets in the next two years. [...]

20 October
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Competition authorities today launched an investigation into two car hire comparison websites for slapping customers with illegal [...]

19 October
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Alphabet has led a $1bn investment in ride-hailing app Lyft, even though it's also an investor in its rival Uber. [...]

19 October
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Train drivers’ union Aslef and Govia Thameslink Railway, the parent company of Southern Rail, have reached a proposed resolution [...]

19 October
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Want to drive on pothole-free roads? Then London's financial district is the place to be, council figures released today reveal. [...]

19 October
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Heathrow workers have backed industrial action in a row over holiday pay and imposed cuts to terms and conditions, Unite union [...]

18 October
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Bahraini investment firm Investcorp has scooped up fall prevention business Kee Safety from two UK private equity firms, in a [...]

18 October
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Thomas Cook has launched a new airline in Majorca and plans to start its first flights early next year as it looks to combat [...]

18 October
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British Airways owner IAG has announced the seven startups that will take place in its second Hangar 51 accelerator programme. [...]

18 October
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Package tour operator Tui is trying to help plug the gap left by collapsed airline Monarch by upping the number of flights it [...]

18 October
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Hungarian airline Wizz Air has announced it will set up a UK subsidiary in order to guarantee it will be able to keep operating [...]

18 October
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The first of the new electric black cabs are taking to the streets of London today as they enter the final phase of testing ahead [...]

18 October
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It's a tough time for the aviation sector at present, with Alitalia announcing it was entering administration, Air Berlin filing [...]

18 October
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Millions of pounds worth of both fuel and time have been wasted over the past year thanks to traffic delays across the UK, according [...]

18 October
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For the seasoned commuter, the choice of train door is often a strategic pick. [...]

18 October
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