Construction workers at Heathrow Terminal 5 are threatening to stop work on the £4.2bn project for up to three days next month in a row over bonuses. About 900 builders are demanding an extra £1 per hour to compensate for the time it takes to travel to the site.
The Department for Transport is to change the way Safety Camera Partnerships are managed and funded. It is proposing to collect revenue from camera fines centrally to fund other road safety measures such as junction improvements.
The Alpine village of Sedrina, 50km north east of Milan, is planning to remove the top of a mountain that stops the sun's rays reaching its streets for half the year. The peak would be lowered by 25m.