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Brexit adding to over-stretch on major projects, NAO head warns

Civil engineers have rejected suggestions from the head of the National Audit Office (NAO) that Government should rationalise its portfolio of major projects or see it ‘come to a halt under its own weight’ as the civil service is over-stretched by Brexit.

 
 
  • Top 5: Transport cheats

    The VW scandal is not the first time transport has been at the centre of a major scandal and is not even the latest. From vehicles that aren’t what they seem to unsporting behaviour and ticketing scams, here’s our Top 5 (worst) transport cheats.

     
  • Leeds members consider plans to transform key city sites

    Senior councillors in Leeds are to consider three new redevelopment proposals for the city, including one that could double the size of the city centre alongside the arrival of HS2.

     
  • Khan calls for TfL control of Southern as DfT denies collusion

    London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for Transport for London (TfL) to be put in charge of the failing Southern Railway as Government officials denied colluding with the company to avoid removing its franchise.

     
  • Cumbria backs nuclear power station plans in return for infrastructure boost

    Cumbria County Council's cabinet has backed plans for a new £10bn nuclear power station in West Cumbria, but demanded investment in the county’s roads and infrastructure in return, to deal with 'significant traffic increases'.

     
 

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