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Boots Becomes the First Community Pharmacy in the U.K. To Deliver Meds by Drone
Boots Becomes the First Community Pharmacy in the U.K. To Deliver Meds by Drone

28 Jul 2022, 10:09 UTC / U.K.'s Boots pharmacy chain, health and beauty retailer, is testing drones for the delivery of prescription meds in the United Kingdom

 
Cyclist Uses an Air Horn To Scare Pedestrians off the Bike Lane, but It Backfires
Cyclist Uses an Air Horn To Scare Pedestrians off the Bike Lane, but It Backfires

24 Jul 2022, 18:30 UTC / Isn’t a bell enough to attract people’s attention? This person thinks something more potent is needed. Unfortunately, it didn’t work as intended

 
U.K. Plans to Fly Its Next-Gen Combat Air Demonstrator Within the Next Five Years
U.K. Plans to Fly Its Next-Gen Combat Air Demonstrator Within the Next Five Years

19 Jul 2022, 07:14 UTC / The U.K. has confirmed its plans to develop a new flight combat air demonstrator and fly it within the next five years. The project will be led by BAE Systems

 
Joby Aims to Bring Its SUV-Like Air Taxi to the UK, Has Applied for Certification
Joby Aims to Bring Its SUV-Like Air Taxi to the UK, Has Applied for Certification

18 Jul 2022, 15:34 UTC / California-based eVTOL developer, Joby Aviation, plans to expand its air taxi services and has officially applied for U.K. aircraft certification

 
Skoda Karoq Joins Emergency Services In the UK, Bad Lads, Bad Lads, Whatcha Gonna Do?
Skoda Karoq Joins Emergency Services In the UK, Bad Lads, Bad Lads, Whatcha Gonna Do?

23 Jun 2022, 09:06 UTC / The Skoda Karoq will be involved with emergency services fleets across the UK, including police, ambulance services and fire services

 
The UK Government Cuts the EV Grant, Budget Left Is to Be Spent on Charging
The UK Government Cuts the EV Grant, Budget Left Is to Be Spent on Charging

14 Jun 2022, 11:25 UTC / The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland decided it is going to stop giving people money for buying EVs effective immediately

 
Alfa Romeo Reveals Giulia and Stelvio ‘Estrema’ Pricing for the Land of James Bond
Alfa Romeo Reveals Giulia and Stelvio ‘Estrema’ Pricing for the Land of James Bond

27 May 2022, 08:01 UTC / The Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio ‘Estrema’ will set you back at least £50,579 and £57,999, respectively, in the United Kingdom

 
World's First Fully Operational Hub for eVTOLs Is Ready to Be Introduced to the Public
World's First Fully Operational Hub for eVTOLs Is Ready to Be Introduced to the Public

27 Apr 2022, 07:14 UTC / The world's first operational hub for eVTOLs and autonomous delivery drones is now ready to be introduced to the public. Meet the Air-One vertiport

 
U.K. Unveils Plans for the Longest Network of Drone Superhighways in the World
U.K. Unveils Plans for the Longest Network of Drone Superhighways in the World

25 Mar 2022, 16:33 UTC / The U.K. is working on its most ambitious transport project since the 18th century: the world's longest and largest network of drone superhighways

 
Lobby Group Cites Disparity Over Charging Point Distribution Across the UK
Lobby Group Cites Disparity Over Charging Point Distribution Across the UK

16 Feb 2022, 09:09 UTC / According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders in UK, South England received more public charging points compared to the North

 
Volvo Launches Free Tire Puncture and Windshield Chip Repair Service, but Not for Everyone
Volvo Launches Free Tire Puncture and Windshield Chip Repair Service, but Not for Everyone

2 Feb 2022, 09:18 UTC / Volvo drivers in the United Kingdom won’t have to worry about worn-out road surfaces anymore thanks to the Swedish carmaker’s new service strategy

 
State-of-the-Art HX50 Helicopter Involves the Client in the Building Process for $665,000
State-of-the-Art HX50 Helicopter Involves the Client in the Building Process for $665,000

29 Dec 2021, 14:53 UTC / Aiming to revolutionize the aviation industry, the HX50 helicopter is made for private owners who get to build the aircraft themselves. For $665,000

 
Largest Wind Farm in the World Generated First Power, Can Produce 1.32 GW of Clean Energy
Largest Wind Farm in the World Generated First Power, Can Produce 1.32 GW of Clean Energy

22 Dec 2021, 10:38 UTC / The biggest offshore wind farm in the world generated its first power and when fully operational, will be able to produce 1.32 GW of clean electricity

 
Retro Meets the Technology of Tomorrow in Maeving's Hot-Selling Electric Cafe Racer RM1
Retro Meets the Technology of Tomorrow in Maeving's Hot-Selling Electric Cafe Racer RM1

12 Dec 2021, 09:00 UTC / British-made Maeving electric café racer RM1 is selling like hot cakes. This electric motorcycle is all about blending retro design with tomorrow's technology.

 
Older Drivers Face Higher Accident Risks, UK Study Finds - Urgent Measures Needed
Older Drivers Face Higher Accident Risks, UK Study Finds - Urgent Measures Needed

8 Dec 2021, 17:46 UTC / Older drivers face higher accident risks, a UK study found. Urgent measures are needed especially as the population will continue to age at a faster rate

 
All New Homes in the U.K. Are Now Officially Required to Come With Charging Points for EVs
All New Homes in the U.K. Are Now Officially Required to Come With Charging Points for EVs

23 Nov 2021, 09:07 UTC / New legislation announced by the British government specifies that all new homes being built in the U.K. have to come with charging points for EVs

 
Largest Battery Factory in the U.K. Will Be Able to Power 600,000 EVs per Year
Largest Battery Factory in the U.K. Will Be Able to Power 600,000 EVs per Year

21 Oct 2021, 11:42 UTC / The United Kingdom will benefit from the largest battery factory in the country, a facility to be built in Coventry, Britain's motor city

 
Lexus Unveils the 2022 ES Luxury Saloon for the UK Market
Lexus Unveils the 2022 ES Luxury Saloon for the UK Market

8 Oct 2021, 12:28 UTC / The 2022 ES will be available in several trim packages, starting right above £35,900. The most expensive variant is close to the £70,000 mark

 
Citroen's AMI Pocket Car to Arrive in the U.K. Next Year, Reservations Pile Up
Citroen's AMI Pocket Car to Arrive in the U.K. Next Year, Reservations Pile Up

4 Oct 2021, 11:42 UTC / Citroen's pocket car AMI seems to have a large fan base in the U.K. with over 1,000 reservations being made in less than two weeks

 
Ford’s Envisioned Delivery System Allows Carriers To Leave the Packages in Your Car
Ford’s Envisioned Delivery System Allows Carriers To Leave the Packages in Your Car

30 Sep 2021, 16:13 UTC / Ford envisions a more convenient package delivery system in which your car gets the parcel for you, so you can focus on more important activities