Wales to offer free PPE packs for taxi drivers

9 February 2021

Taxi and private hire vehicle drivers in Wales will be able to claim a free pack of high quality personal protective equipment (PPE) and vehicle cleaning materials, funded by the Welsh Government.

High level of Covid infections among school staff

9 February 2021

UNISON has cited statistics from the Department of Education (DfE) as indicating that the rate of Covid-19 infection among school staff in England is noticeably higher than the rate of infection in the general population — even higher than it is for teachers.

Transport firms warned to get ready for Clean Air Zone in Bath

9 February 2021

We reported in April 2020 that the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) had confirmed that the Government was postponing the introduction of all Clean Air Zones (CAZs) until 2021 (see Clean Air Zone postponement welcomed by transport operators).