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What about Potholes?

Written by | Posted on 15.01.2016

National Pothole Day is Friday 15 January - but we can all take control of this and highlight just how many potholes there actually are in the UK, by reporting any potholes on the government website: https://www.gov.uk/report-pothole.

Autumn Statement & Spending Review: 10 Observations

Written by | Posted on 27.11.2015

The Internet is awash with responses to George Osborne’s Autumn Statement and Spending Review, including our own. But what harm will another handful of observations do? Here are ten that, hopefully, cover most of what you need to know.

The Parties’ new transport policies

Written by | Posted on 30.10.2015

With the political parties back from their trips to the seaside (or Manchester, in the Conservatives’ case), what did we learn about...

Budget: Osborne’s surprise package for motorists

Written by | Posted on 10.07.2015

This Budget’s headline-grabbers – such as the announcement of a National Living Wage – were surprises. And so were many of its motoring policies.

Summer Budget 2015 : Initial Reaction

Written by | Posted on 09.07.2015

Following George Osborne’s second Budget of the year LeasePlan UK's Managing Director Matthew Dyer provides his initial reaction on some of the transport policies announced.

What to look out for in this week’s Budget

Written by | Posted on 06.07.2015

George Osborne’s second Budget of this year is just days away - here on the LeasePlan blog are some of the transport policies to look out for.

The Sunday Times Clean Air Campaign

Written by | Posted on 17.06.2015

Why The Sunday Times Clean Air Campaign may mean changes for diesel drivers sooner rather than later

George Osborne’s Blue Budget

Written by | Posted on 05.06.2015

George Osborne announced that he will make another Budget statement on 8 July. The first of this year was on 18 March. That puts only 112 days between the two.

Did the Supreme Court put diesels on Death Row?

Written by | Posted on 08.05.2015

The UK Supreme Court has instructed the Government to submit new plans for tackling air pollution by the end of the year.

A different direction – transport policies from the other manifestos

Written by | Posted on 27.04.2015

We examine the manifesto of the so called smaller parties to see what they have to say about transport.