Transport and infrastructure - Archive

January 2018 articles

Commuters who have faced a series of troubles with strike-hit Southern rail and major work on Thameslink, were today warned [...]

10 January
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Over the past few months, various parts of Virgin’s rail operation have faced controversy. [...]

10 January
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The huge franchise behind Southern rail has been slammed by parliament’s spending watchdog as failing to deliver value for [...]

10 January
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The UK's boating sector has notched up its sixth consecutive year of growth as the pound's dip boosted exports and demand for [...]

10 January
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Virgin Trains passengers will no longer be able to buy the Daily Mail newspaper on board its West Coat services, in a move labelled [...]

9 January
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Low-cost Hungarian airline Wizz Air is making Austria its next choice for a base as it plugs $331m (£245m) into setting up [...]

9 January
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Eurostar has appointed the boss of delivery firm Yodel as its new chief executive. [...]

9 January
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Virgin Hyperloop One has teamed up with digital mapping firm Here to create a passenger app for the high speed transport system [...]

9 January
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BMW and Range Rover drivers have won the dubious award of being declared the most inconsiderate car owners, according to a new [...]

9 January
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Ever wondered how much spare cash you'd have if you were paid for the amount of time you spend commuting? [...]

8 January
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Vauxhall plans another 250 job cuts at its Ellesmere Port car plant, in addition to the 400 jobs already announced in October, [...]

8 January
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Jaguar Land Rover has roared to a new record, posting its best ever full-year global sales of 621,109 vehicles, despite noting [...]

8 January
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Heathrow received 78,794 noise complaints last year, and 62 per cent of those were made by 10 people, according to new figures [...]

8 January
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A Chinese tech company is hoping to take on Tesla, unveiling an electric car concept at the Consumer Electronics Show which [...]

8 January
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London City Airport has announced flat passenger numbers for 2017 after a record-breaking 2016, though it still topped 4.5m visitors [...]

8 January
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