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Bretts Transport – gearing up for the next generation

Bretts Transport Managing Director Simon Brett was just 23 years old when he took the reins of his family’s well-established and successful business.
Celebrating 30 years at the helm this year, he has successfully steered the company first ventured by …

GreenFleet Roadshow – On the Road to Net Zero

This year GREENFLEET are proud to present to you the A-Z rally. Our 5-day epic showcase of all things EV will take on more miles than ever before… More than 1400 of them! We will begin in the Midlands and then visit towns and cities, from A to Z! Alon…

Investigation continues into A143 Beccles Road lorry crash

June Gafney was the front seat passenger of a Vauxhall Agila when it collided with a Scania HGV on June 19 last year at 4.11pm.
The crash happened on the A143 Beccles Road[1], close to the junction with Loddon Road, in Haddiscoe.  
A review into her de…

Grand Central now calls at Peterborough

The Office of Rail and Road has given the go-ahead for some of Grand Central’s trains to call at Peterborough – six years after its most recent proposal was rejected. Arriva-owned GC has been operating on the East Coast Main Line since December 2007, b…

London commuters facing morning travel chaos after Storm Henk …

On Wednesday Greater Anglia said it was still experiencing “severe disruption”, with “do not travel” warnings in place on routes in Norwich, Colchester, Peterborough and Cambridge, while South Western Railway said disruption linked to the storm would l…

Network Rail completes Anglia work, prepares for further work

Network Rail[1] has thanked passengers for their understanding and patience while it carried out extensive work on its Anglia route over the Christmas period.
Engineers successfully completed station construction programmes, track renewals, overhead li…

Oxford Mail review of the year: October to December

Here, we are looking at what happened in the fourth quarter of the year between July and September in the last part of this four-part review. 
October
On October 2, a lightning strike caused a huge gas explosion at Severn Trent Green Power waste plant …

review of the year: October to December 2023

Here, we are looking at what happened in the fourth quarter of the year between July and September in the last part of this four-part review. 
October
On October 2, a lightning strike caused a huge gas explosion at Severn Trent Green Power waste plant …

New year honours 2024: Who got what in FE and skills?

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College principals, senior SEND leaders and two WorldSkills UK gold medallists are among the recipients of the 2024 new year honours for services to further education and skills. 
This year’s honours list[1] includes four CBEs, nine OB…