Monday, November 18, 2019
Scotlands Railway Investment 2019
A programme of proposed railway projects aimed at sustaining investment in Scotland’s Railway has been unveiled at an industry event today (26 March 2019). The Rail North of Border Conference saw almost 300 rail experts, including the supply chain, gather in Glasgow to look ahead to the next the next...
Review announced in UK government's 'Future of mobility: urban strategy' to explore regulation around new transport modes biggest regulatory review in a generation to explore regulation around new transport modes £90 million to be invested in towns and cities to test transport innovation, making journeys greener, easier, safer and...
COLD BLAST EXPECTED
The Met Office have issued a Yellow (Be Aware) warning that during tonight and tomorrow morning there is a chance of a drop in temperature and some icy patches likely on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths through Saturday night and early Sunday. The Met Office stated "As temperatures fall...
A SNOW warning has been issued by the Met Office for this coming weekend, just days after Storm Gareth battered coastal areas of the region. The Yellow ( Be Aware) warning is threatening a small chance of significant travel delays on roads with some stranded vehicles and passengers, along...
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway by SEPA today Tuesday the 12th of March 2019. A spell of heavy rain on Monday evening overnight into Tuesday morning, coupled with some melting snow, could result in some minor flooding issues. Impacts if realised could include: flooding to...
A deep area of low-pressure, which will cross to the north of the UK late on Tuesday into Wednesday, has been named Storm Gareth. The storm, named by Met Eireann, will bring strong winds to many areas, especially parts of Northern Ireland, northern England, Wales and Scotland. The Met Office have...
COASTAL AREAS WARNED Wind
The Met office has issued a Yellow Warning (Be aware) that there will be strong northwesterly winds expected across Dumfries and Galloway during Tuesday night and Wednesday with possible transport disruption. A spell of strong northwesterly winds is expected to develop across southwest Scotland late on Tuesday evening then extend...
Snow Ice Sunday
The Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning of snow and ice for Dumfries and Galloway between 9.00pm this evening Sunday 10th March and 10:00am Monday the 11th March 2019. Icy patches and wintry showers are expected Sunday night and first thing Monday giving a few travel problems.Widespread icy patches...
It is only natural for new drivers to be nervous, but confidence comes with real road experience – that’s the message from the Road Whisperer in a new campaign by THINK!. The Jeff Bridges-style character, with a distinctive southern American drawl, will feature in a series of films and GIFs...