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Alderney runway issue ‘sidelined’


ALDERNEY’S need for a runway extension has been sidelined, the president of the island’s Chamber of Commerce has said, as he and an Alderney politician said ‘unmanageable’ transport links were making local businesses unsustainable.

Portsmouth bomb delays Clipper


A BOMB in Portsmouth Harbour has led to its closure and a delay for the arrival of the Commodore Clipper from the islands.

Driverless bus faces ‘unique challenges’

Driverless Bus images supplied by Jenny Ozanne

DRIVERLESS buses on Guernsey roads could improve the efficiency of the island’s transport network and give islanders more choice, a member of the Committee for the Environment & Infrastructure has said.

Driverless bus project launched

Driverless Bus images supplied by Jenny Ozanne

FULLY autonomous driverless buses could be operating on Guernsey’s roads in a few years’ time, if a project launched by a new locally-based company comes to fruition.

Runway longer than Jersey’s ‘ready by 2020’


GUERNSEY’S runway could be long enough to accommodate larger planes by 2020, and could even be longer than Jersey’s, if the States was to throw its support behind a lengthening project, Jan Kuttelwascher has said.