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New Heathrow rail link to lead the way for future transport funding schemes

New Heathrow rail link to lead the way for future transport funding schemes

Government invites local authorities and private sector companies to invest in the rail network.

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Coastguard winchman battered by 6ft waves during dramatic rescue

Coastguard winchman battered by 6ft waves during dramatic rescue

Dramatic footage showing the incredible moment a coastguard winchman was battered by 6ft waves as he rescued two young men off Hartland Point Sunday afternoon.

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HM Coastguard rescues unwell passenger in turbulent conditions

HM Coastguard rescues unwell passenger in turbulent conditions

An unwell passenger on a cruise ship sparked a challenging rescue in high seas for HM coastguard off the Northumberland coast Thursday afternoon.

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Passenger train striking rail left obstructing the line at Cradlehall

Passenger train striking rail left obstructing the line at Cradlehall

Passenger train striking rail left obstructing the line at Cradlehall, Inverness, 25 February 2018.

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Two fisherman saved from their liferaft after their vessel sinks

Two fisherman saved from their liferaft after their vessel sinks

Two fishermen wearing life-jackets have been dramatically rescued from their liferaft by a passing fishing vessel after their vessel capsized off Prawle Point.

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Saga Sky and Stema Barge II report published

Saga Sky and Stema Barge II report published

Collision between a general cargo ship and a rock carrying barge off the Kent coast resulting in damage to 2 subsea power cables.

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DVLA opening hours: Easter 2018

DVLA opening hours: Easter 2018

DVLA's contact centre opening times over Easter.

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Annual Safety Review 2017 published

Annual Safety Review 2017 published

The AAIB Annual Safety Review for 2017 has been published.

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Investigation into the events following the stranding of trains in freezing weather

Investigation into the events following the stranding of trains in freezing weather

RAIB to investigate the events following the stranding of trains in freezing weather, near Lewisham, 2 March 2018.

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Government signals commitment to improving bus access for wheelchair users

Government signals commitment to improving bus access for wheelchair users

Government accepts expert legal recommendations aimed at ensuring that wheelchair users can access bus services.

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£450,000 of HS2 government funding to deliver woodland hub for communities in heart of Buckinghamshire

£450,000 of HS2 government funding to deliver woodland hub for communities in heart of Buckinghamshire

Funding announced for the Wendover Woods recreational development project near Aylesbury.

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James 2 and Vertrouwen report and flyers published

James 2 and Vertrouwen report and flyers published

Collision between a commercial fishing vessel and a recreational motor cruiser resulting in the loss of 3 lives off Shoreham-by-Sea, England.

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Thank you to the workers for keeping Britain moving

Thank you to the workers for keeping Britain moving

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling pays tribute to transport workers' tireless efforts in the snow.

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Grayling: progress on Transpennine route upgrade and Crossrail 2 to advance in lockstep

Grayling: progress on Transpennine route upgrade and Crossrail 2 to advance in lockstep

£3 billion upgrade programme for Transpennine rail route.

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Important information for DVLA customers

Important information for DVLA customers

DVLA's contact centre has been closed due to severe weather.

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Tens of thousands of drivers get increased fines for using mobiles at wheel

Tens of thousands of drivers get increased fines for using mobiles at wheel

New THINK! campaign highlights the chances of being caught using a mobile while driving.

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling commits to delivering a modern railway in the south west resilient to extreme weather

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling commits to delivering a modern railway in the south west resilient to extreme weather

Government committed to extreme weather resilient modern railway for the south-west says Transport Secretary.

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling commits to delivering a modern railway in the south west resilient to extreme weather

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling commits to delivering a modern railway in the south west resilient to extreme weather

Government committed to extreme weather resilient modern railway for the south-west says Transport Secretary.

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Transport Secretary outlines goal for UK to be at the heart of a maritime technology revolution

Transport Secretary outlines goal for UK to be at the heart of a maritime technology revolution

Chris Grayling's vision is for the UK to be at the forefront of a maritime technology revolution with more autonomous vessels.

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Welsh rail services set to be devolved following historic agreement

Welsh rail services set to be devolved following historic agreement

The draft Welsh Ministers (Transfer of Functions) (Railways) Order 2018 has been laid in Parliament.

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Windcat 8 report published

Windcat 8 report published

Catastrophic engine failure resulting in a fire on a crew transfer vessel off the Lincolnshire coast.

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Transport Minister recognises Midlands as 'heart of HS2í

Transport Minister recognises Midlands as 'heart of HS2í

HS2 Minister visits Birmingham and Derby to discuss the economic benefits and next generation of skilled apprentices created by Britainís new railway.

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New chair appointed to British Transport Police Authority board

New chair appointed to British Transport Police Authority board

Ron Barclay-Smith appointed to British Transport Police Authority.

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Aviation Minister hails 10 year high in Newcastle air passenger numbers

Aviation Minister hails 10 year high in Newcastle air passenger numbers

Boost in arrivals at Newcastle International Airport comes as government celebrates Northern Powerhouse International Week.

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Work under way on Phase One of HS2 a year on from Royal Assent

Work under way on Phase One of HS2 a year on from Royal Assent

On the first anniversary of Royal Assent, eligible homeowners are encouraged to apply for payments which are still available under the Homeowner Payment scheme.

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HS2ís gateway to London set for transformation as Lendlease wins Euston development role

HS2ís gateway to London set for transformation as Lendlease wins Euston development role

HS2 today confirmed that the firm behind the 2012 Athletesí Village and the new International Quarter, gateway to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, will lead the planning and development of Euston, in a deal that could unlock up to 1,700 new homes and 19,000 jobs around the wider station site.

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Loss of speed restrictions on the Cambrian line

Loss of speed restrictions on the Cambrian line

Investigation into the loss of speed restriction data to trains on the Cambrian line, 20 October 2017.

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Person trapped and dragged, Notting Hill Gate

Person trapped and dragged, Notting Hill Gate

Investigation into a person being trapped by train doors and dragged, Notting Hill Gate London Underground station, 31 January 2018.

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Update on the Nancy Glen investigation

Update on the Nancy Glen investigation

Statement by the Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents following the completion of the underwater survey.

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Investigation update: fv Nancy Glen

Investigation update: fv Nancy Glen

Update on the investigation of UK registered fishing vessel Nancy Glen (TT100), which capsized in Loch Fyne on 18 January.

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Government introduces Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill

Government introduces Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill

Bill gives powers to support UK hauliers operating internationally after the UK leaves the EU.

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Government champion raises profile for private flying

Government champion raises profile for private flying

Byron Davies has been appointed as the government's first ever General Aviation Champion.

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Chris Grayling's response to Mark Carne stepping down

Chris Grayling's response to Mark Carne stepping down

Chris Grayling praises the work of Mark Carne as Chief Executive of Network Rail.

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DVLA warns customers to stay safe online

DVLA warns customers to stay safe online

DVLA is reminding customers that the only official place to find our services and information is on GOV.UK. Online and phone scams are common so we want to help our customers to spot fraudulent activity.

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Derailment due to a landslip at Loch Eilt

Derailment due to a landslip at Loch Eilt

Investigation into a derailment due to a landslip at Loch Eilt, Lochaber, 22 January 2018.

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Passengers in South West Wales to shape future of Great Western Rail service

Passengers in South West Wales to shape future of Great Western Rail service

Have your say at UK Government events in Carmarthen and Swansea

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New study into revival of Skipton to Colne rail link

New study into revival of Skipton to Colne rail link

Study looking at the feasibility of reopening Lancashire to North Yorkshire rail line announced.

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Government doubles trainee funding in SMarT move to boost UK maritime sector

Government doubles trainee funding in SMarT move to boost UK maritime sector

Doubling support to £30 million a year will enable the annual intake of SMarT cadets to rise from 750 to 1,200.

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Witness appeal: Notting Hill Gate, 31 January 2018

Witness appeal: Notting Hill Gate, 31 January 2018

RAIB wants to hear from witnesses to a passenger incident

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Near miss with track workers at Clapham Junction

Near miss with track workers at Clapham Junction

Near miss with track workers at Clapham Junction, 17 January 2018.

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Autonomous vehicle trial announced by HumanDrive

Autonomous vehicle trial announced by HumanDrive

The HumanDrive project has announced their ambition for an autonomous vehicle to do the most complex journey across the UK, without driver input.

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New online service could help drivers report accidents

New online service could help drivers report accidents

Government launches consultation on proposals to allow drivers to report accidents online.

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Collision at Stainforth Road level crossing

Collision at Stainforth Road level crossing

Investigation into a collision between a car and stationary train on Stainforth Road level crossing near Doncaster, 11 January 2018.

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RAIB stakeholder survey results

RAIB stakeholder survey results

RAIB publishes the results of its stakeholder survey.

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Community projects to benefit from £45 million of HS2 government funding

Community projects to benefit from £45 million of HS2 government funding

First recipients of the HS2 Phase One Community and Environment Fund and Business and Local Economy Fund are announced.

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