Road transport

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Hope on two wheels: plan to turn section of A12 into cycle park
Campaigners are pushing for a redundant 2½-mile stretch of dual carriageway in Essex to become a country park with cycling facilities

James Tapper

21, Nov, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Drivers should steer clear of the C-word | Brief letters
Brief letters: Driving etiquette | Oncoming bridges | Weetabix serving suggestion | Azeem Rafiq


18, Nov, 2021 @5:52 PM

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I have become what I hate – the driver who pushes into a lane at the last minute | Adrian Chiles
Once I glowered at those who tried to push to the front when two lanes merged, and politely queued. Then I read about the zip theory and realised I have been wrong all along, writes Adrian Chiles

Adrian Chiles

17, Nov, 2021 @4:12 PM

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Tourism in the Lakes doesn’t enrich local communities | Letters
Letters: Dr Julie Carter says low-paid jobs and higher costs of living are the unfortunate legacy of ever-increasing visitor numbers to the Lake District. Plus Christine Muir on driving on fell tracks


16, Nov, 2021 @6:09 PM

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Insulate Britain activist says he will block more roads if not jailed
Ben Taylor, 27, was one of nine members of group accused of breaching injunction over M25

Damien Gayle

16, Nov, 2021 @5:59 PM

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UK campaign aims to cut number of lorries hitting railway bridges
More than 1,600 rail bridges struck last year after drivers failed to gauge clearance correctly

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

16, Nov, 2021 @1:18 PM

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Tourists’ cars may be banned from most popular parts of Lake District
National park chief wants to bring in more sustainable transport to stop worsening congestion

Helen Pidd North of England editor

14, Nov, 2021 @3:10 PM

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Taxi? Taxi? Why it’s suddenly getting so hard to find a cab
Lockdowns forced drivers to abandon the trade last year, and many now prefer their new jobs

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

13, Nov, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Cities act on climate while nations delay, Sadiq Khan tells Cop26
The London mayor and chair of a global alliance of cities announces $1bn for electric buses

Damian Carrington in Glasgow

11, Nov, 2021 @6:08 PM

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Sixty schoolchildren rescued from doubledecker in Lincoln after crash
Bus slid against hedgerows as it delivered children to nearby secondary schools

Maya Wolfe-Robinson

11, Nov, 2021 @11:48 AM

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Human nature is driving us to a climate dead end | Letters
Letters: Readers Adam Manolson, Linda Marriott, Robin Bevis and Bob Taylor are not surprised at the findings of a survey which suggests many people don’t feel they need to do more to fight global heating


09, Nov, 2021 @5:52 PM

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How greener streets can lead to healthier cities
Study finds benefits in reclaiming urban space from traffic and creating more green spaces

Gary Fuller

05, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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