12 month e-scooter trial to start in Slough

Slough Borough Council and e-scooter operator, Neuron Mobility, have announced that e-scooters will soon be available to hire on Slough’s streets. The 12-month trial, due to start mid-October, will see 250 purpose-built e-scooters deployed across Slough to help get the town moving again post COVID-19. Neuron’s industry-leading e-scooters will provide residents with a safe, convenient…

BBC Sounds launches on Freeview Play

BBC Sounds has become the ninth content player to launch on Freeview Play, giving users access to over 80,000 hours of audio content, all for free.  Music, radio and podcast fans can now enjoy BBC Sounds content directly from their Freeview Play device. With millions regularly listening to the radio via their TV, the new BBC…

Two-thirds of people believe travel changed for good

Business mobility service Alphabet GB today has published a new report ‘Fleet Streets’, which reveals that two-thirds of people believe their work travel patterns have changed permanently. The new report examines how the pandemic has accelerated changes to travel and transport, altering consumer and business habits across the UK. With mass migration to working from…

OneWeb to resume satellite launches December 2020

Resumption of Arianespace launch services to complete deployment of the OneWeb constellation Next launch planned for December 2020 Now on track to begin commercial service above 50 degrees north latitude within 12 months OneWeb, the London-based communications company, has amended its existing launch contract with Arianespace. Launches for OneWeb are now scheduled to resume in December 2020, putting the company on…