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Local Transport Today
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The Traffic Commissioner has allowed a Liverpool-based taxi firm to continue operating  taxibus services head-to-head with bus... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Hull City Council is assessing the demand for an eastern bus-based park-and-ride site for the city. The council says a park-and-ride could mitigate... continue
Local Transport Today
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Bus operators in Scotland will have to consult local authorities on proposed service changes as part of a proposed shake-up to bus service... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Centro is seeking special permission from the DfT to introduce 24-metre-long articulated buses on its proposed ‘Sprint’ bus rapid transit... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Bus group Rotala has returned an 11.5% increase in profit before tax for the half year ending 31 May, despite recording a 2.2% drop in... continue
Local Transport Today
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Andrew Forster
Take a walk along any one of hundreds of UK high streets and the vacant units, multitude of charity shops and row of bookmakers tell their own story.... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A new smartcard for buses and ferries in South Hampshire has been launched. The Solent Go travelcard costs £8 per day, £30 per week and... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Martijn Gilbert has been appointed chief executive of municipally-owned Reading Buses, replacing James Freeman who has joined FirstGroup as managing... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
All councils are facing severe budget problems and are likely to do so for several years to come. Every month we hear of another area drastically... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Phil Southall has been appointed managing director of the Oxford Bus Company, replacing Philip Kirk who is stepping down after 20 years with the... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Transport for London has awarded Cubic Transportation Systems Ltd a contract to provide the capital’s ticketing and fare collection services.... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to regular feature
TfL has chosen to leave all of the ticketing and fare collection (or ‘front end’) matters for Oyster and contactless payments to the... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Strong performance in National Express Group’s UK bus, coach and rail divisions for the six months to 30 June 2014 was outweighed by... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Residents of England made fewer trips last year than at any time since the National Travel Survey began in 1972/73. Each person made an average of... continue
Local Transport Today
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FirstGroup has stepped up efforts to persuade West Yorkshire’s political leaders to embrace a partnership approach with bus operators, rather... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London is trialling real-time information screens on buses that will provide passengers with information about the progress their bus... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for Greater Manchester is forming a working group, which will include DfT representation, to explore reforms to the conurbation’s bus... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT is seeking an adjudicator to review 12 bus operator appeals against this year’s reimbursement schemes set by travel concession... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Cornwall Council is to explore with the DfT and bus operators new ways of delivering bus services in the area, with London-style franchising being... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rik Thomas
According to Shashi Verma, director of customer experience at TfL, in a few weeks the biggest change to public transport ticketing in London will... continue
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