Press Releases

RAC Cars ‘Memorable Models Test of Time’ Top Ten: only 17 Austin Ambassadors left on the road

Oct 06, 2015 10:53 BST RAC Press Centre The RAC Cars ‘Memorable Models Test of Time’ Top Ten is a selection of memorable cars no longer in production chosen by RAC Cars and covers the period since 1995. It shows the fewest remaining memorable models by volume and the greatest decrease in memorable models by volume.

Norwegian reports continued passenger growth with full long-haul flights in September

Oct 06, 2015 07:00 BST Norwegian Continued passenger growth and solid load factors were the key factors in Norwegian’s September traffic figures. More than 2.4 million customers flew with the airline this month. The load factor was 88.2 percent and long-haul operations contributed considerably to the positive traffic figures.

Powerful PV overvoltage protection

Oct 05, 2015 11:17 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new VAL-MB product family from Phoenix Contact provides powerful and compact protective devices for photovoltaic applications with generator voltages of up to 1500 V DC.

Autumn leaf fall timetable on Cross City line from October

Oct 05, 2015 11:00 BST London Midland London Midland is introducing a temporary leaf fall timetable on its Cross City line again this year. The autumn timetable, which affects Monday – Saturday services, will apply from Monday, 19 October until Saturday, 12 December.Last year the autumn timetable helped improve punctuality by almost fifty per cent.

Norwegian and UNICEF to fly emergency aid to Syrian refugees

Oct 05, 2015 07:00 BST Norwegian - Norwegian launches “Help us fill a plane!” website to encourage UK passengers to make a donation to emergency flight

Design changes to Elgin Western Link Road project to be presented to objectors

Oct 04, 2015 15:43 BST Moray Council Results of workshop with objectors to be revealed in new design of link road.

Petrol falls 2p a litre in September as oil price stays below $50 a barrel

Oct 03, 2015 00:01 BST RAC Press Centre ​The average price of petrol continued to fall throughout September with another 2p a litre being shaved off at the pumps, according to the latest RAC Fuel Watch data.

Virgin Trains introduce industry’s first ‘Automatic Delay Repay’ system

Oct 02, 2015 23:00 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains became the UK’s first train operator to introduce Automatic Delay Repay (ADR). The system calculates the money due to a customer in the event of a delay and automatically pays the compensation directly onto the card they used for purchase. The compensation is calculated under the existing Delay Repay scheme.

Press Invitation: Welcome to three heavy-duty transport fairs!

Oct 02, 2015 13:37 BST Elmia AB On 6-8 October, the transport industry will gather for three important days at Elmia in Jönköping, Sweden to focus on the winning transport solutions of the future. Three days of innovations, discussions and debate about transport systems, railways and roads – everything related to infrastructure, future transport and intermodal solutions.

Nine finalists for prestigious industry award

Oct 02, 2015 12:22 BST Elmia AB Nine finalists have been announced for the transport industry’s most prestigious award – the Future Transport Award, which will be presented in celebratory style at Elmia Future Transport in Jönköping, Sweden on 7 October. Three finalists will compete in each of three categories: Public Transport, Intermodal Goods and Road Safety