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Boris Johnson offers to host all Euro 2020 games in the UK and outlines plans for joint bid for 2030 World Cup

Boris Johnson offers to host all Euro 2020 games in the UK and outlines plans for joint bid for 2030 World Cup

Sports
Boris Johnson has offered to host every European Championship game in the UK this summer – and wants the World Cup in Britain and Ireland in 2030. The Euros – pushed back a year due to the coronavirus pandemic – are due to be staged across 12 countries, with the semi-finals and final being held at Wembley in London. AFP Johnson wants the UK to host the European Championship and the 2030 World Cup But with the Covid restrictions still causing disruption throughout Europe – and given England’s successful vaccine roll-out – Johnson has offered to take on extra games if UEFA is forced to alter its plans. Speaking to The Sun, the PM said: “We are hosting the Euros. We are hosting the semis and the final. “If there’s, you know, if they want any other match...
Jaguar Land Rover commits to UK plants in drive to go all-electric by 2030

Jaguar Land Rover commits to UK plants in drive to go all-electric by 2030

Business
Jaguar Land Rover has committed to keep all three of its British plants open in the drive for all its models to be fully electric by the end of the decade.The major shift forms a key plank of the carmaker's plan to become a net zero carbon business by 2039. The firm, owned by India's Tata Motors, said the Jaguar brand will lead the way with a complete electric vehicle range by 2025. Image: The Castle Bromwich plant will focus on 'non-production' activities in the long term Land Rover's first electric vehicle is due to arrive by 2024 and will form the initial step into a six-strong model line-up.Known for its iconic, high-performance E-Type model in the 1960s and 1970s, Jaguar faces the challenge of many other manufacturers in developi...
Climate change: UK aims to cut emissions by 68% by end of 2030

Climate change: UK aims to cut emissions by 68% by end of 2030

Science
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Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM’s green plan

Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM’s green plan

Science
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Would UK be ready for a new petrol car ban in 2030?

Would UK be ready for a new petrol car ban in 2030?

Science
Boris Johnson is poised to announce that the government is bringing forward by a decade a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars to 2030 from 2040, the BBC understands.It's understood that new hybrid cars – those with electric motors as well as engines – will get a stay of execution: they will be banned from 2035.But would the UK be ready for these changes?Chief environment correspondent, Justin Rowlatt, reports.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Science & Environment