Britain will face transport problems for decades during heatwaves, says Transport Secretary

Extreme hot weather grinding parts of the UK's transport network to a halt is a problem that will take "decades" to solve, the Transport Secretary said on Tuesday.Grant Shapps admitted that Britain's rail and road infrastructure needs to be drastically upgraded to cope with climate change.Train services across the country were disrupted on Tuesday as the country faced record temperatures of almost 40C.

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