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18 December
Deniz Huseyin Brighton & Hove City Council has won £183,000 government funding to pilot a scheme where some Blue Badge abusers...
17 December
A rolling stock engineering firm says it has reached agreement with Transport for London to purchase surplus District Line...
17 December
Major capacity enhancements to two of the most congested parts of England’s strategic road network (SRN) are to be...
17 December
Six new studies will address big challenges on sections of the strategic road network, with the findings expected to inform...
17 December
Andrew Forster Ministers announced last week that Highways England will be the name of the new Government company that takes over the...
17 December
David Metz For the measures supported by the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) to have lasting impact, they need to be set in a...
17 December
Andrew Forster The Scottish Government has no hope of achieving its target for 10% of everyday journeys to be made by bike by 2020 with...
17 December
Paul Salveson George Osborne seems to have a fixation on mayors. The recent deal with the Greater Manchester local authorities to get...
17 December
The number of people in England holding a driving licence rose to an all-time high of 31.9 million in 2013, an 800,000...
17 December
Andrew Forster Implementation OF the first Quietways – cycle routes offering a direct, pleasant, back-street alternative to busy main...
15 December
Deniz Huseyin English councils generated a “profit” of £667m from on and off-street parking operations in 2013-14,...
11 December
Lee Baker The Institution of Civil Engineers has thrown down the gauntlet to politicians to follow rhetorical support for devolution...
11 December
Lee Baker Labour leader Ed Miliband will today vow to balance the books with annual cuts in DfT and most other departmental day-to-day...
10 December
Upgrading A roads to motorway-style 'expressways' with freer-flowing traffic, 400 miles of smart motorways, fewer...
9 December
Lee Baker A national network of low emission zones and an overhaul of fuel duty and vehicle excise duty have been urged by MPs to cut...
8 December
Lee Baker The Welsh Government will use its new devolved powers over the Wales and Borders rail franchise to establish a...
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17 December
John Dales
I start with apologies to anyone anticipating a piece entitled ‘Nothing works without walking’. I promised this...
17 December
Local Transport Today
Roads play a vital part in the functioning of modern economies and so investing in them is as important as providing...
17 December
David Metz, University College London
The Government has published its long-heralded Road Investment Strategy (RIS) containing £15bn of expenditure to 2021...
29 November
German car maker BMW has made a major equity investment in imternational phone parking provider Parkmobile Group.   The...
29 November
Mark Moran
When it appeared 25 years ago, the first edition of Parking Review stated the new title would be a quarterly, but I must...
Latest business : Last updated 2 days ago
17 December
A local authority trading company will take over the management of TRICS, the national trip rate database, from JMP...
17 December
Lincolnshire County Council is seeking an operator for its public bike hire system in Lincoln from next April.  The...
17 December
Andrew Forster
Northamptonshire County Council is exploring a social enterprise model with the University of Northampton, and possibly...
17 December
Tougher conditions imposed by the Office of Rail Regulation depressed Network Rail revenues during the first six months...
17 December
Government company HS2 Ltd has spent more than £440m since it was incorporated in January 2009, according to its...

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Local Transport Today 552 20 August
It should be clear that First declined to be involved in the pilot project in 2008 noting that the project did not fit with their business aims for the bus market in Wigan. The... continued

Comment by: Derek H
10:37am, 20 August