Two separate reports rank the UK as one of the most congested countries in the world. The latest TomTom Traffic Index named the UK as the second most congested country (by cities) in the world during 2016 behind first place China. TomTom’s Traffic Index, which looked at data from 390 cities in 48 countries, placed 11 UK cities in its top 100 ranking of the most congested. This comprises Belfast, Edinburgh, London, Manchester, Brighton, Bournemouth, Sheffield, Hull, Bristol, Newcastle and […]
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) is calling for major improvements to regional infrastructure to boost productivity and help England’s regions improve links with international markets.
Local authorities across the country will be able to charge utility companies as much as £2,500 a day to work on roads in peak hours from next year.
The FTA has called on the government to protect infrastructure spending when it publishes its Spending Review this Wednesday (26 June).