Transport

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UK petrol stations warn over fuel shortages due to lack of HGV drivers
BP is forced to shut some stations and Esso says deliveries to some Tesco forecourts are affected

Richard Partington and Joanna Partridge

23, Sep, 2021 @6:58 PM

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Petrol disruption will fuel fears of new winter of discontent
The issue now – a shortage of drivers – is different to the 70s but ministers are wise to work on contingency plans

Larry Elliott Economics editor

23, Sep, 2021 @6:19 PM

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UK petrol shortages should force a rethink of visa rules for drivers | Nils Pratley
Pragmatism is required from ministers as lack of workers looks likely to continue well into 2022

Nils Pratley

23, Sep, 2021 @5:59 PM

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The Guardian view on low-emission zones: the UK must clean up its act | Editorial
Editorial: Schemes to cut air pollution in cities not only save lives, but show how environmental regulation can be done

Editorial

23, Sep, 2021 @5:44 PM

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BA abandons plans for short-haul subsidiary airline at Gatwick
Proposals for BA-branded subsidiary ditched after pilots refuse to back deal between airline and union

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

23, Sep, 2021 @1:20 PM

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Cycling trips made by women in England rose 50% in 2020, study finds
Quieter roads of lockdown thought to explain dramatic increase among traffic-wary demographic

Peter Walker and Niamh McIntyre

22, Sep, 2021 @4:54 PM

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Climate activists vow to continue M25 blockades despite jail threat
Responding to high court injunction, Insulate Britain says protests will go on until government pledges to insulate homes

Rajeev Syal and Rowena Mason

22, Sep, 2021 @3:50 PM

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UK rail firm rebuked for cancelling contest over ‘poor-quality’ entries
Advertising watchdog finds against East Midlands Railway after it said winner would receive £5,000

Jessica Murray

22, Sep, 2021 @10:32 AM

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British Rail logo designer appalled by green makeover ‘mess’
Gerry Barney says temporary branding update by rail industry group uses too many colours

Matthew Weaver

22, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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National Express in talks to buy rival Stagecoach
All-share deal would value Scotland-based coach operator at £445m

Julia Kollewe

21, Sep, 2021 @7:36 AM

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Inability to enforce face masks leaves London mayor frustrated
Sadiq Khan calls for government measures to help ensure coverings are worn on public transport

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

20, Sep, 2021 @3:26 PM

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London Underground’s Northern line extension comes into service
£1.1bn project adds nearly two miles of tunnel and two new stations – Nine Elms and Battersea Power Station

Gwyn Topham

20, Sep, 2021 @4:00 AM

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