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Local Transport Today
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The DfT has published revised guidance and an updated calculator to help travel concession authorities prepare next year’s concessionary fares... continue
Local Transport Today
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Oxfordshire County Council may follow the lead of other travel concession authorities by introducing a fixed price model for concessionary fares... continue
Local Transport Today
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Norfolk County Council is hoping to negotiate another ‘fixed pot’ scheme with bus operators for concessionary fares reimbursement next... continue
Local Transport Today
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Strathclyde Partnership for Transport has completed the legal process to create a joint venture company with Ecebs Ltd for the development of a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Rail fares in Northern conurbations could rise significantly under proposals to fund rail investment being studied by Passenger Transport Executives.... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Train operator Southern has launched a smartcard pilot scheme on the Brighton to Seaford line. About 100 people are trialling ‘the Key’,... continue
Local Transport Today
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Bus passengers in the West Midlands conurbation will soon be able to use smartcards to pay for their travel. Centro is working with local operator... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Andrew Forster
It must help to have a thick skin if you’re a member of the Competition Commission’s local bus market inquiry team. Its provisional... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport for London’s plans for contactless bankcard ticketing need more scrutiny, the London Assembly’s transport committee said this... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Rik Thomas
Some people see dedicated smartcards as the future of transport ticketing, but not Peter Lee, business development manager at Suffolk County Council.... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has ruled out extending the statutory concessionary fares scheme to community transport services. The House of Commons transport select... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The withdrawal of articulated bendy buses from London should eradicate £7m of lost  revenue from fare evaders, Transport for London... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Councillors in West Yorkshire have reaffirmed their interest in becoming the first place in the country to implement bus Quality Contracts, despite... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
The Competition Commission’s proposed remedies for competitive failings in local bus markets risk a return to the days when bus services were... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
James Dark
The information and data revolution now sweeping across the passenger transport sector is set to have some radical consequences for both the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Train operating company CrossCountry has launched what it claims is the first mobile phone app that provides both real-time travel information across... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Trapeze has set itself to compete in the emerging market for combined ticket retailing and travel information services through the acquisition of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Changes to the local government formula grant system in England could help councils that face a shortfall in concessionary fares funding, transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Having concluded in May that a lack of competition characterises many local bus markets in Britain (outside London), the Competition Commission this... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Mayor Boris Johnson has rejected calls to cut the cost of public transport travel in London in a dispute over fares with London Assembly members. The... continue
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