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    Campaigner To Take Ministers To Court Over Gender-Neutral Passports

    Christie Elan-Cane has won permission to challenge the Home Office’s refusal to issue gender-neutral, or X passports. The campaigner welcomed the decision by Mr Justice Gilbart in the high court in London that there would be a full judicial review of...

    HS2 To Cost Double Official Figure

    According to the Department for Transport (DfT), the HS2 will be the most expensive railway in the world, costing a staggering £403m per mile. The analysis came from Michael Byng, who created the method for pricing projects for Network Rail....

    Brits In Thailand Could Face 10 Years In Prison For Vaping

    A little-known ban on e-cigarettes in Thailand could see those who breach the law face 10 years behind bars. Thailand is visited by more than a million British tourists every year, according to the Foreign Office, and the ban, which...

    Uber To Appeal London Ban

    Uber has officially appealed the decision by Transport for London (TfL) last month not to renew its licence in the city, meaning that it will continue to operate indefinitely. The ride hailing giant said on Friday that it had filed the appeal...

    Government Plans to Keep Visa-Free Travel For EU Nationals

    European Union nationals will remain able to pass freely into the UK without passports, under new Government plans. Those who wish to stay for work, study or to settle will still have to apply for permission. It comes after the...

    Midland Metro to be Rebranded

    The tram service is to be re-branded by the region’s combined authority when it takes over the running of the service next month. From June 24 the Midland Metro will be known as the West Midlands Metro. The change will see...

    New Direct Flights To Amritsar

    Air India has unveiled its second direct route between Birmingham and Amritsar, India. The flights are to start from February 20 and will be the UK’s only direct service to the heart of the Punjab and home of the Golden...

    Heavy Delays on the M5 after crash between lorry and cars blocks motorway

    Motorists were informed of long delays after a crash on the M5 blocked the motorway in both directions. The crash happened between junctions one and two where a major roadworks scheme is in progress at Oldbury Viaduct.  A lorry and...

    Birmingham Labour Bus Summit – Have Your Say

    On 7th of March the first ever Bus Summit will take place. The Labour council would like you to attend and hear your feedback on their plans. The Shadow Transport Secretary, Andy McDonald MP, Birmigham City Council Leader, Ian Ward...

    New Identity for West Midlands Transport

    The new identity of Transport for West Midlands is to all change with blue trams, red buses and orange trains the mayor has announced. Earlier this month the city had the unveiling of one of the brand new blue trams...