Concessions for Transport Operators During Covid-19

3 August 2020

In order to cope with the challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic and maintain essential transport, a number of relaxations have been made by the Government. The Senior Traffic Commissioner has also published a set of temporary updates to certain of the existing Statutory Documents that provide guidance to Traffic Commissioners when dealing with regulatory issues. These relaxations apply to England, Scotland and Wales only, as the arrangements for Northern Ireland are devolved.

Eight essential coronavirus Q&As

30 July 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak is a continously fast-moving subject. Please refer to the GOV.UK’s website for the latest updates.

307 high-rises still have combustible cladding

29 July 2020

The Government will miss its deadline for removing dangerous combustible cladding from high-rise buildings, it has been revealed on the anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire.

Together we must tackle inequality

29 July 2020

As the lockdown eases, we must ensure that the economy we rebuild tackles the troubling inequalities in our society, argues Mike Robinson.