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ULEV fact sheet 18 Jul 2018

Latest data on ultra-low emission vehicles in the UK. It includes information on the running total of plug-in grant claims made and lists the most popular plug-in grant eligible vehicles on the roa
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English councils parking income - budget 2018/19 09 Jul 2018

Councils in England are predicting to make a joint surplus of almost £900 million from their parking operations in the current financial year. The official figures supplied to government by the 35
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Traffic at record high 05 Jul 2018

Traffic volume in Britain is at an all-time high. The latest data shows that 327.1 billion miles were driven in 2017. This is an increase of 1.3% on the previous 12 months. Year-on-year: ca
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Time to nationalise the M6 Toll road? 29 Jun 2018

Ministers should consider whether now is the time to nationalise the M6 Toll road in the West Midlands. The road's operator - Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) - has announced that from Monday 30 Ju
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Crash investigation stepped up a gear 10 Jun 2018

The RAC Foundation has received almost half a million pounds of government funding to pilot new ways of investigating road crashes. The £480,000 will be spent helping selected police forces to rec
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Learner drivers allowed on motorways 04 Jun 2018

Learner drivers are to be allowed onto Britain's motorways. Anybody under instruction will now be able to take to the country's busiest road at the discretion of, and accompanied by, a qualified driving instructor.
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Graduated driver licensing - mapping the cost of young driver accidents 22 May 2018

Given the renewed focus on Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) – for example, in February 2018 the Prime Minister promised in the House of Commons to ask the Department for Transport to revisit the subject - the RAC Foundation has used the latest available road safety data to update previous estimates, published in 2014, of the potential casualty and collision reductions GDL might bring.
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Weekly fuel fact sheet

Weekly fuel fact sheet
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UK pump prices over time

UK pump prices over time
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Plug-in car grant claims

Plug-in car grant claims
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Motoring tax revenue and road spending

Motoring tax revenue and road spending
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Substandard council bridges on the rise

Substandard council bridges on the rise
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Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices

Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices