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In the papers today - 12 July

A 12t concrete section Boston's 'Big Dig' road tunnel fell onto a passing car on Monday night killing the driver. Steel tie-backs which restrained the concrete are thought to have given way causing the ceiling section to fall. The stretch of tunnel is still closed ahead of a criminal investigation into the collapse beginning. - Guardian

The cul-de-sac, a feature of almost every housing development built since the Second World War, has been condemned in the latest government guidance on street design - The Times

Eurotunnel took a step closer to declaring itself bankrupt last night when it requested a court safeguard against its creditors - The Times

Britain has been warned of the prospect of another winter of fuel shortages. Energy regulator Ofgem said yesterday that there was still 'a great deal of uncertainty' about gas imports this winter - The Times

Train operators were urged by Transport Secretary Douglas Alexander to simplify complicated fare structures after it was revealed there were almost 60 different options on some routes. He said while Airlines have variable but simply fares the same was not being provided by railways. - Metro