Archive for November, 2017

Driverless technology gets a £500 million boost

November 25th, 2017
Waymo driverless vehicle Firefly 1

In this week’s budget, Philip Hammond, UK Chancellor has announced a £500 boost for electric and driverless cars and plans to slash red tape for tech firms testing driverless vehicles on UK roads by 2021. More than a million people will need to be retrained due to the advent of driverless cars, said the Chancellor. […]

Purple Parking calls in administrators

November 4th, 2017
purple parking celebratin 25 years

Purple Parking, the longest running and largest off-airport car parking company at Heathrow has sadly had to call in the administrators after amassing debts of £2 million. The company was setup 25 years ago and since expanded its operation from the Heathrow base to 26 airports across the UK. Travellers returning to the UK faced […]