London Mayor proceeds with ULEZ expansion

19 May 2021

Having been recently re-elected to a second term in office, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has wasted little time in reaffirming his commitment to expanding the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in October this year.

TfL hails return to near-normal service

18 May 2021

As Government restrictions ease further, Transport for London (TfL) has said that it is ready to welcome back customers to a near-normal service that is now in place across its network.

Thousands of extra deaths as a result of long working hours

17 May 2021

In a first global analysis of the loss of life and health associated with working long hours, the World Health Organization (WTO) and International Labour Organization (ILO) estimate that, in 2016, there were 745,000 deaths from stroke and ischemic heart disease.

Rural bus cuts harming access to basic services

10 May 2021

A new report produced by the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI) examines the impact rural bus cuts have had on mental health, isolation and social exclusion and sets out recommendations for future action.