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Traffic & travel news roundup

Published: 25 September 2020
By Chris Haycock



Today''s Major Traffic Incidents

M1 Southbound - M1 J30 southbound access | Southbound | RoadOrCarriagewayOrLaneManagement Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J30 . Reason : Road Management. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 02:00 and 02:15 on 25 September 2020. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 02:00 and 02:15 on 25 September 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure, 4.71 miles W of Bolsover.

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ITC debates alternative fuels in transport The ITC’s Winter Discussion Evening was held on the 12th February exploring how to scale up alternative fuels in transport. Guests heard from an expert panel including James Lyon (Shell), Professor David Cebon (Cambridge University) and Mike Muldoon (Alstom) and a lively debate followed. For a report on the discussion please click here. (Transport Wales)

ITC 2020 Annual Lecture The ITC is delighted to announce our 2020 Annual Lecture will take place as an online webinar onTuesday 14th July from 17:00 to 19:00. This year’s Lecture will explore the question: How can we future proof our transport infrastructure for climate change?Weare pleased to be running the event in partnership with the UCL Centre for […] (Transport Wales)

MoD must award Clyde contract Brown calls for urgent clarity on Type 26 Combat Ships. (Transport Scotland)

PACTS urges Government to inform public of full risks of car v public transport, not just Covid PACTS has written (2nd September) to the Secretary of State for Transport to urge the government to inform the public of the full risks of travel by road compared with public transport, and not only those relating to coronavirus. The letter is published here: PACTS to SoS Covid & PT 02Sept2020. There is now a unique opportunity to shift to a cleaner, greener, safer transport system. The Government has implemented [] (Transport Wales)

Dangerous and illegal use of e-scootersPACTS calls for a restriction on sales PACTS has written to transport minister Rachel Maclean MP, expressing our concerns about the increasing illegal and dangerous use of privately-owned e-scooters and called on the government to restrict sales. We publish our letter and her reply here: PACTS to Rachel MacLean e-scooters 21Aug 2020 reply from Rachel MacLean e-scooters 2Sept2020 We are also surprised and concerned that e-scooter casualties are not recorded in government road casualty statistics according [] (Transport Wales)


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