The M11 has topped the list of road users’ best motorways, with the M20 voted the worst, according to research by Transport Focus. The motorway from London to Cambridge had the highest overall satisfaction of 92%. The best A-road was the A66 route across the Pennines from Scotch Corner to Penrith. Among drivers of vans and lorries, 78% were satisfied with their journey overall. Transport Focus chief executive Anthony Smith said: “In the 12 months before the coronavirus lockdown, more […]
The Transport Committee has accused the DfT of “blatantly ignoring” its recommendations in regards the roll out of all-lane running across the motorway network, which one MP has said will “get people killed”.
No end to the migrant crisis appears to be in sight for international vehicle operators crossing the Channel to the UK via Calais, after the town’s mayor Natacha Bouchart warned the problems there were not going to go away anytime soon. Her comments came as the UK’s Border Force confirmed there had been surge in the number of migrants caught in the first three months of this financial year attemting to make it to the UK.
HGV traffic is the only type of motor transport to have returned to pre-pandemic lockdown traffic levels, according to new data released by the Department for Transport.