Lowest annual increase in rail fares

Author: By Peter Woodman and Alan Jones, Press Association The Association of Train Operating Companies (Atoc) said the annual increase was the lowest…

Driver shortage disrupts rail services

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association First Capital Connect (FCC) was only able to run about half its normal services on its Thameslink route wh…

More cyclists killed or hurt on the roads

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association Cycle deaths and serious injuries in April-June 2009 totalled 820 – a 19 per cent rise of the same p…

New car sales up by nearly a third

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association New registrations in October rose 31.6% compared with October 2008, with a total of 168,942 new cars being…

Plans revealed for new south London links

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association The Underground’s Northern line could be extended from Kennington in south London to Nine Elms and B…

Tube worker quits over rant caught on camera

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association Video footage shows customer service assistant Ian Morbin calling a passenger “a jumped up little gi…

Drop in car production smallest for a year

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association The number of cars made in the UK in October 2009 totalled 119,616 – a 16.1 per cent dip on the Sept…

Campaigners warn new Gatwick owner

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association There were now concerns that “a faceless international consortium will squeeze every pound it can ou…

Private wheelclamping ‘out of control’

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association Private parking enforcement was “out of control” with “bad and immoral” wheelclamp…

Greyhound buses take to the British roads

Author: By Peter Woodman, Press Association Transport company FirstGroup is introducing the famous brand next month, with the first services running f…