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Government cuts electric car grants by £1,000 – here is what is happening

Electric vehicle (EV) grants have this week been cut by £1,000, from £2,500 to £1,500. The change, the Government says, will mean more people looking to change to an EV will be able to make use of the grant.

17 December 2021

TfL makes £15 congestion charge permanent but removes fee after 6pm - here’s all you need to know

Transport for London (TfL) is making the £15 congestion charge permanent from 21 February 2022, but drivers won’t have to pay the fee after 6pm on weekdays and before 12pm or after 6pm on weekends. Here’s what’s happening.

16 December 2021

New railcard to extend child fares to 16 and 17-year-olds

A new railcard will be launched this year to let 16 and 17-year-olds buy half-price train tickets, the Government has announced

2 January 2019

Commuters caught in May's train chaos should receive a discount on next year's travel, MPs say

Commuters travelling on the worst affected routes during May's timetable chaos should receive a discount on next year's travel, a group of MPs has said

4 December 2018

Revealed: Millions more WILL be able to get the 26-30 Railcard

The 26-30 Railcard will be put back on sale and made available to millions more people, can reveal

16 March 2018

New 26-30 Railcard is being trialled nationwide - but there are only 10,000 up for grabs

A nationwide trial of the 26-30 Railcard has started

12 March 2018

Want to get PAID to travel the UK and Europe by train? National Rail's hiring a new 'chief adventure officer'

If you're eligible for a 16-25 Railcard, National Rail's offering you the chance to get paid £10,000 to travel by train

28 December 2017

New 16-18 Railcard set to cut costs of peak train travel

A new railcard to cut the cost of peak-time travel for 16 to 18-year-olds who are studying or training is to be trialled

4 December 2017

Revealed: Trick to use the 16-25 Railcard to save £100s on your commute (and it'll work for the 26-30 Railcard too)

Commuters on some routes can use a 16-25 Railcard to save up to £700 on a year's train travel

24 November 2017

Details of 26-30 Railcard trial confirmed ahead of Budget launch

Full details of how the new 26-30 Railcard will work have been revealed, just a day before the Budget

21 November 2017