Mayor proposes 24/7 bus lanes for London’s busiest roads

4 August 2020

As demand patterns change in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic, Transport for London (TfL) has decided to launch a trial, planned for late summer, intending to make bus journey times more reliable throughout the day.

Plans for heavy vehicle testing

4 August 2020

Heavy vehicle testing restarted at Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs) on 4 July 2020 and the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has been issuing certificates of temporary exemption (CTEs) to vehicles and trailers due for a test.

Plans for heavy vehicle testing (PSVs)

4 August 2020

Heavy vehicle testing restarted at Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs) on 4 July 2020 and the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has been issuing certificates of temporary exemption (CTEs) to vehicles and trailers due for a test.

EU and China move closer on trade

4 August 2020

Despite the increasing pressure being put on the EU to conclude its current trade talks with the UK before the autumn, it still has other irons in the fire and has just reported on its 8th High-Level Trade and Economic Dialogue (HED) with China. Some of the topics will seem familiar to the UK negotiators as the issue of agreement on a level-playing field have also been a key part of the Union’s talks with China.