Transport

Transport

A5 to shut as roadworks get underway in Towcester

Maintenance work on the A5 in Towcester is to begin on Monday, resulting in the temporary closure of the road.

News
Daniel Ricciardo

GUIDE: All you need to know about this weekend's British Grand Prix at Silverstone

For one weekend a year, the village of Silverstone becomes one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country as F1 descends on Northamptonshire.
Sport
Library picture

TRAFFIC ALERT: A43 near Northampton closed after accident involving car and a motorbike

The A43 between Northampton and Towcester has been closed this morning following an accident involving a motorbike and a car.

News
.

REVEALED: South Northamptonshire to lose four bus routes next month after council funding cut

Four bus routes serving South Northamptonshire will cease to run next month after the county council pulled the funding plug on public transport subsidies.
News
HS2 artist's impression

HS2 leaflets meant for Calvert residents sent to Aberdeen in embarrassing blunder

Work being carried out as part of a £55 billion rail project has been delayed – because leaflets ended up 500 miles away in Aberdeen.

News
The A5 roundabout near Old Stratford (Picture: Google)

£3million upgrade to Old Stratford A5 roundabout on course for completion this summer

A £3million scheme to improve journeys for drivers using a busy roundabout in Northamptonshire is on course for completion in the summer.

News
Ryanair

Ryanair has just made it harder for passengers to check in - unless you pay for your seat

Customers flying with Ryanair will find it harder to check-in for their flights this summer - unless they pay for their seat.

Transport
Cllr Mark Shaw pictured next to a pothole

‘There’s no magic wand that simply fixes everything’: Councillor apologises for the state of Bucks roads

Bucks County Council’s cabinet member for transportation says he sympathises with residents who are frustrated about the current state of the county’s roads.

Transport
.

BREAKING NEWS: Pedestrian hurt after collision with car in Northamptonshire

A pedestrian has been involved in a collision with a car in Northamptonshire, it has been reported.

News
South Newington potholes. NNL-180424-172745009

Emergency services ‘being held up by potholes’ in roads

Countryside campaigners have warned potholes may be delaying emergency service vehicles and putting lives at risk.

News
The HS2 fly-through animation of the Phase One route between Birmingham Curzon Street and London Euston

VIDEO: See HS2's route in new animation

The HS2 fly-through animation of the Phase One route between Birmingham Curzon Street and London Euston was developed by HS2 Ltd using the project’s engineering and environmental data.
Transport
What’s the weather like in Banbury? Find out with these live traffic webcams

What’s the weather like in Banbury? Find out with these live traffic webcams

If the nationwide TV weather forecast doesn’t give you enough detail, a fast and reliable way to check the local conditions is to view live traffic webcams.

News
Watling Street

Northamptonshire road fourth worst in England

A Northamptonshire town's high street is the fourth most complained about road in England, data has shown.

News
.

Northamptonshire man dies in collision in Bedfordshire

A 48-year-old man from Towcester has died in a crash in Bedfordshire.

News
Banbury area 499 bus service petition. Christina Elmes and Bernard Grenville-Jones, Head of Campus with the petition, at Banbury and Bicester College, Banbury. NNL-180130-144755009

Fears cuts to subsidies could see closure of bus service between Brackley and Banbury

Commuters who rely on the 499 bus service to get to work and school are fearful for the service’s future.

News
Steeple Claydon Methodist Church

Steeple Claydon church given cash to limit HS2 disruption

A village church will be one of the first to benefit from special funds used to compensate for the disruption caused by the HS2 project.

Transport
Do you agree?

Comment: Nationalising our railways is the only way to fix chronic problems

Just who exactly supports the UK’s privatised railway industry?

News
Chairman Phillip Green said: This is a very sad day for Carillion."

UPDATED: Aylesbury MP David Lidington speaks out after HS2 contractor Carillion collapses

Thousands of jobs, and the future of HS2, now at risk after bailout talks with the government break down.
Transport
Cllr Mark Shaw commented on the plans

Twyford and Winslow residents to have their say on new railway line

Do you support plans for an east to west railway link? Do you think villages in Bucks will benefit from the investment? If you live in Twyford or Winslow, now’s the chance to have your say.
Transport
How the noise barriers might look

Noise barriers to be installed to quieten the M40 in Bucks

Work to reduce traffic noise from the M40 is underway, and residents across Buckinghamshire should soon be hearing the effects.

Transport
Load more