About Alexandra Rogers

Reporter at City A.M. covering City politics, transport and law. Get in touch: alexandra.rogers@cityam.com

August 2019 articles

Late holidays cause slump in Getlink passenger traffic
Late holidays cause slump in Getlink passenger traffic
Getlink, the Channel Tunnel operator, reported slumps in its truck and car traffic figures in July, which it blamed on [...]
August 13, 2019
PM braced for September showdown over parliament suspension threat
PM braced for September showdown over parliament suspension threat
A court case designed to stop Boris Johnson suspending parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit has been fast-tracked for [...]
August 13, 2019
Axe to grind: Taxi drivers slam ‘PR gimmick’ as City launches car-free days
Axe to grind: Taxi drivers slam ‘PR gimmick’ as City launches car-free days
Taxi drivers have slammed plans to close off key locations in the City of London to traffic during the summer, [...]
August 13, 2019
Heathrow on track to top 81m passengers after July boost
Heathrow on track to top 81m passengers after July boost
Heathrow has said it is on track to top 81m passengers this year after new figures revealed that nearly eight [...]
August 12, 2019
Hitachi trials tech for ticket sensors via phone app
Hitachi trials tech for ticket sensors via phone app
Transport giant Hitachi has said ticket barriers could become a thing of the past as it trails new technology that [...]
August 12, 2019
Passengers told to avoid King’s Cross on Bank Holiday weekend
Passengers told to avoid King’s Cross on Bank Holiday weekend
Holidaymakers have been urged to check their bank holiday travel plans as engineering works means there will be disruption across [...]
August 12, 2019
Lib Dem mayoral hopeful Siobhan Benita: ‘We can win this’
Lib Dem mayoral hopeful Siobhan Benita: ‘We can win this’
Siobhan Benita, the Liberal Democrats’ London mayoral hopeful, arrives for our interview just two days before the crucial Brecon and [...]
August 12, 2019
UK prosecutor handed £85m funding injection
UK prosecutor handed £85m funding injection
The UK prosecutor will be handed an extra £85m in funding as part of the Prime Minister’s crackdown on crime, Downing Street [...]
August 11, 2019
Deloitte sued for £20m over collapse of storage firm
Deloitte sued for £20m over collapse of storage firm
A Yorkshire-based businessman is suing big four accountant Deloitte and international law firm Clyde & Co over allegations that Barclays [...]
August 11, 2019
Southeastern among franchises placed on public takeover watch list
Southeastern among franchises placed on public takeover watch list
The Southeastern franchise is one of six that could go the way of LNER and be taken over by the [...]
August 11, 2019