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Local Transport Today
Progress of plans
Work has started on the fourth and final phase of an £18m upgrade of Derby station. Canopies over platforms 1a, 2a and 3a are being demolished... continue
Categories: Railways, East Midlands
Local Transport Today
Contracts awarded
Consultant MVA has been appointed to design the layout of Northampton station as part of plans to increase the station’s capacity. MVA will... continue
Categories: Railways, East Midlands
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Plans to extend Nottingham’s tram system have been thrown into doubt with the election of a Conservative majority on Nottinghamshire County... continue
Local Transport Today
Progress of plans
The Highways Agency has announced that a public inquiry on the proposed widening of the A453 between the M1 and the A52 will be held in November. It... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Pete Mathieson has been appointed Nottinghamshire County Council’s co-ordinator for its quality public transport corridor and projects, a new... continue
Categories: East Midlands
Local Transport Today
In brief
Plans for a new railway station south of Northampton are “resting, not dead” as a consequence of a downturn in the housing market,... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The DfT is considering a request for an additional £70m of funding to deliver phase 2 of the Nottingham Express Transit project. The Government... continue
Transit
Bus News
Meera Rambissoon
After a three year gap, the Dunn-Line family are back with a 10 minute bus service from Bulwell to Nottingham city  centre. From June 1, 7... continue
Parking Review
Park & Ride
Derby City Council has put a staff park & ride scheme planned for the Royal Derby Hospital on hold. The council and the NHS Trust has deferred... continue
Transit
Media Monitor
Read a profile of our newest member - Nottingham City Council 20 Maycontinue
Transit
People
Meera Rambissoon
The Go Ahead Group has appointed Graham Eccles as deputy chairman of rail franchise London Midland.   Eccles, who will be responsible for... continue
Local Transport Today
Schemes completed
Transport secretary Geoff Hoon has formally opened Corby station, on the previously freight-only line between Oakham and Kettering. Facilities at the... continue
Categories: Railways, East Midlands
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Nottingham City Council has joined the Passenger Transport Executive Group as an associate member. PTEG’s existing associate members are the... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Three pilot transport projects aimed at reducing the regional carbon footprint of the East Midlands have been awarded funding from the East Midland... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Dave Chesney, Gedling, Notts
Bad news indeed that the Conservative county councillors in Nottinghamshire are set to scupper the Nottingham tram extension, should they win the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Consultant WSP has been commissioned by the East Midlands Regional Assembly to extend the coverage of the PTOLEMY model to the whole of the East... continue
Transit
Rail News
Meera Rambissoon
CSR Nanjing Puzhen Rolling Stock company has confirmed that it hopes to bid for a contract to supply train operator London Midland with between 40... continue
Parking Review
Payment systems
Milton Keynes Council has awarded an 18-month contract to Verrus UK for the trial of its mobile phone payment system for the town’s central... continue
Transit
Media Monitor
The shadow transport secretary has heaped praise on Derby train-maker Bombardier following a visit to its factory. Theresa Villiers... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Meera Rambissoon
Nottingham City Council has joined the Passenger Transport Executive Group as an associate member - joining existing members Strathclyde Partnership... continue
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