Whilst most drivers are pillars of the community, recent events have shown how regulation and protections can be tightened.
Posts Tagged: Department for Transport
Public anger over disruption, fare increases, and cancelled investment needs to be answered – or they will be tempted by Labour’s calls for nationalisation.
The Transport Secretary’s announcement this week about price indices sounded timid and technocratic.
The project is already well over its original price. Some dream of abandoning it.
Justine Greening and Zac Goldsmith: Wrong scheme, wrong place – Heathrow’s third runway should never take off
Support for expansion is the prevailing wisdom, but it’s demonstrably wrong – even using the Department for Transport’s own figures.
Chris Grayling has reportedly “informed Network Rail that this must not happen again”, even as he faced a Commons vote of no confidence.
We need to inspire young people into these careers if we are to deliver our ambitious infrastructure agenda and the industrial strategy.
Sponsored Post: Darren Caplan: Rail funding is heading in the right direction, but more must be done to smooth ‘boom and bust’
Since my last article, there has been real progress to improve rail funding overall. Next we should consider how to reduce uncertainty within the supply chain.
No, we don’t believe that he should be the next Tory leader. But he would make a better Minister than some of those now in place.
“Most of what’s been built in my lifetime could be demolished without aesthetic cost”. Hayes’s speech on beauty: full text
It is not for nothing that the ‘hero’ of Ayn Rand’s despicable book ‘The Fountainhead’ is an architect.
He needs to stand up to the militant transport unions.
Grayling is a man with a plan.
The Institute for Government’s new guide reminds us that the Conservative-Liberal Democrat partnership helped to improve Britain for the better.
Paul Abbott: The scandal of the Stockwell Bus Garage – and why we must build on brownfield land to get the homes we need
These two acres are used as an overnight cleaning shack – with no housing on top of it. Nothing. Zilch. Not a square metre of living room: just thin air.
40 per cent of the adult population is classed as inactive.