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20 November
Lee Baker The European Court of Justice has ruled that the UK must act to clean up illegal levels of air pollution from traffic "as...
19 November
Lee Baker London and regional city leaders have united to urge an end to "centralised decision-making" which means that "transport...
18 November
Labour shadow transport minister Michael Dugher has promised the party will spell out "exactly where the spending will go"...
17 November
Lee Baker Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin today announces £25m will be made available to provide hundreds of new...
14 November
A member of Rosetta space mission may well be a brilliant scientist but, according to his family, he struggles when it comes...
14 November
John W E Helm All three shortlisted options for expanding London’s airport capacity will cost more than their promoters claim,...
14 November
THE DFT is consulting on plans for allocating the £976m annual road maintenance budget to England’s local...
14 November
Andrew Forster Tram passengers in London could be charged a premium over bus travel in order to fund further investment in the...
14 November
The City of Edinburgh Council wants Transport Scotland to make 20mph the default speed limit for urban...
14 November
Transport for London wants Network Rail to shift more freight off the North London Line to improve performance of London...
14 November
A new roundabout design in Bedford is improving safety for cyclists and pedestrians without any discernible impact on...
14 November
One of Birmingham’s biggest pieces of 1960s road infrastructure could be demolished under plans unveiled by the city...
14 November
Andrew Forster The DfT’s transport appraisal procedures are “no longer fit for purpose” for large infrastructure projects...
14 November
Andrew Forster If Boris Johnson really harbours aspirations to one day lead his party and the country then he must be hoping that Transport...
14 November
Sustrans is consulting on the first five chapters of its cycle-friendly design manual, aimed at engineers and planners. The...
14 November
Andrew Forster A Labour Government would give Combined Authorities across England a “swift and simple” procedure to introduce...
14 November
LABOUR MPs have accused the Government of double standards by backing bus franchising in Greater Manchester but not anywhere...
14 November
Andrew Forster an elected mayor of Greater Manchester could be handed the power to franchise bus services under a groundbreaking agreement...
13 November
Mark Underwood is to step down as chief executive of NSL after six years in the post. An NSL spokeswoman said Underwood is...
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14 November
Local Transport Today
Consultation closed last week on Transport for London’s plans for two cycle superhighways across central London...
14 November
Jo Baker, Mott MacDonald
As a veteran of the last three major waves of multi-modal studies I cannot argue with the DfT view that they have not...
14 November
Paul Salveson
In a few weeks’ time we should see what the Government and its local authority partners have in mind for the new...
14 November
John Dales
I’m a big fan of Bill Bryson’s books. His Notes from a Small Island – in part, a wonderful layman’s...
31 October
Andrew Forster
Boris Johnson has done more – much more – than any other politician to raise the political profile of cycling....
Latest business : Last updated 9 days ago
14 November
Consultant Atkins is bringing together its UK rail and highways & transportation businesses into a new business unit as...
14 November
The Highways Agency has announced the firms who have secured places on its collaborative delivery frameworks to improve...
14 November
John W E Helm
Cutbacks in state support for UK rail franchises have depressed FirstGroup financial results for the first six months ended...
13 November
Mark Underwood is to step down as chief executive of NSL after six years in the post. An NSL spokeswoman said Underwood is...
31 October
The Northern Ireland Executive has appointed a consortium of BAM and McCann to deliver the A26 dualling project, a five-mile...

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Local Transport Today 573 17 June
This research does get to the nub (& rub) of barriers to cycling across UK cities. 'Building Cycling Cultures' in people-friendly 21st Century cities is both necessary and... continued

Comment by: Andy S
3:50pm, 17 June