Coventry could gain 128 extra passenger trains per day under Midlands Engine Rail, a £3.5 billion improvement programme to transform the region’s rail network, launched today by Sub-national Transport Body Midlands Connect.
Transport bosses are asking people to plan ahead and leave the car at home this weekend as a 100-mile cycling event comes to the West Midlands.
Engineers and researchers at WMG, University of Warwick, are working alongside Transport Design International (TDI), based in Stratford, to develop a battery-powered, lightweight, rail-based vehicle.
A consultation has today (Feb 4) been launched over plans to use new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour on the buses.
A road on the University of Warwick campus has been re-named to celebrate and honour a man who has done much for Coventry – helping to promote the skills of the city around the world.
Work has started to install average speed cameras to help improve safety on two of the city’s busiest roads.
The Leader of Coventry City Council has been assured the government will bring in new laws to get tough on those who kill through dangerous driving – but ministers have failed to say when.
New safety measures to tackle speeding drivers are proposed for two major routes in the city.
Coventry Councillors are calling on the Government to make changes to legislation now so that the courts are able to issue tougher sentences to motorists, who cause death by dangerous driving.
Students at Hereward College officially launched a citywide poster campaign at an event attended by local councillors, local authority representatives and sponsors this week.