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George Osborne outlines new measures to establish the UK as a global centre for excellence in connected and autonomous vehicles

In his budget presented today, The Chancellor The Rt Hon George Osborne MP confirmed some pre-announced plans  released to the press  at the weekend, designed as additional measures to further the UK as a global centre for excellence in connected and autonomous vehicles. Within the Roads part of the Transport and infrastructure section of the Budget Report, the government...
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Three consortia projects selected for road trials of driverless vehicles in Greenwich, Milton Keynes, Coventry and Bristol

4 December 2014 - Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne announced in yesterday’s Autumn Financial Statement that Greenwich, Milton Keynes and Coventry (working together as one project) and Bristol will be the locations for three successful consortia that have been selected by InnovateUK for its Introducing driverless cars to UK roads competition. The three consortia will involve...
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Government updates timing of the proposed trials of autonomous vehicles on UK roads and promises a £10m million prize to incentive research

9 December 2013 - Alongside the government's Spending Review back in June, the then Secretary of State for Transport presented the report outlying its strategy for roads Action for Roads - A network for the 21st century that included a promise to work to encourage the development and introduction of autonomous vehicles on UK roads. It also stated there would be a scoping study to look at...
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Three consortia projects selected for road trials of driverless vehicles in Greenwich, Milton Keynes, Coventry and Bristol

4 December 2014 - Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne announced in yesterday’s Autumn...