UK must tackle 'astonishing' cost of congestion, study says

UK must tackle 'astonishing' cost of congestion, study says
 

UK drivers wasted and average of 31 hours in rush hour traffic last year, costing each motorist £1,168, a study suggests.
The UK is the world's 10th most congested country and London is Europe's second most gridlocked city, according to traffic data firm Inrix.
Manchester, Birmingham, Luton and Edinburgh completed the UK's top five worst affected cities.
The government said a record £23bn is being invested in road schemes.
The study - which took into account direct costs such as wasted fuel and time, as well as indirect consequences, such as higher prices for household goods due to... read more

 
6 February 2018 in Regional, Views: 59
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