Welsh Conservative plans for a ‘Green Card’ entitling all 16-24 year olds to free bus travel could get the go ahead, after the Welsh Government announced a consultation on concessionary bus fares.
The announcement follows a Conservative policy launch and Shadow Economy Secretary Russell George wants the Labour administration to demonstrate its commitment to young people by extending concessionary fares to 16-24 year olds.
October through to December is considered a high-risk period as deer will be on the move for the autumn mating season, also known as the rut.
The highest risk of a deer-vehicle collision is between sunset and midnight, and the hours shortly before and after sunrise.
With nights drawing in there is a likely spike in vehicle thefts, warn Tracker.
There is usually a rise of house break-ins to get keys and drive away under cover of darkness.
MEPs voted for electric vehicle charging points to be required in all new non-residential buildings.
As they are more frequented than private buildings, large non-residential buildings ensure high visibility for and intensive use of EV charging points, the Platform for Electro-Mobility said, welcoming the European Parliament industry committee’s decision which will be passed by the EU in December.
A survey by leading car care provider, Armor All, has found that one in five car owners worries about the risk of damage to their car as a result of using a professional car cleaning service.
In addition to this, one in ten of those that took part in the research had experienced damage to their vehicle after paying for it to be cleaned and harsh chemicals, dirty water full of stones and grit from other cars, and faulty car wash machines are among the long list of dangers that could potentially damage beloved vehicles during the professional car washing process.
Bridgestone has officially unveiled its latest premium touring tyre, the Turanza T005.
Developed and produced in Europe, Bridgestone Turanza T005 will be available in a wide line-up on the European replacement tyre market from January 2018.
OpenLV is a new data system which allows power generating companies to see real-time use of electricity.
It will mean they can better provide for car charging in areas of high demand and guide drivers to charging stations which are available and not slow.
Great British Cars: Classic Models from the 1950s to the 1970s by Stephen Barnett published this week at £12.99.
It celebrates models such as the Ford Zephyr, Hillman Imp, Triumph Herald and the Ford Capri; many of which still have a special place in many drivers’ hearts.
The Freight Transport Association is warning that early arrangements must be in place for the logistics sector to work after Brexit.
The haulage industry is concerned that lack of arrangements will stop the current smooth transfer of goods, particularly perishable products.
Oxford will begin banning petrol and diesel cars from its streets by 2020, a world first.
The clean air zone will gradually be extended throughout the city by 2030 when Paris and other cities propose to do the same.