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Government out of touch on road pricing scheme

The shadow transport Chris Grayling explains the Conservatives are not opposed to a road pricing scheme in principle. But he argues such a scheme should not be forced on drivers at a national level, but instead should be a locally-driven targeted measure against specific congestion problems. The online petition which said ‘no’ to the government’s… Read more »

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Doing nothing is not an option

The secretary of state for transport Douglas Alexander outlines what the government has done so far to reduce congestion, and argues why road pricing needs to be explored as a possible remedy. Congestion affects us all. With congestion comes delay and unpredictability to our journeys. This is annoying for us as road users. It can… Read more »