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Local Transport Today
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Transport for London is to trial inductive charging technology on up to four diesel electric hybrid buses next year. The Alexander Dennis... continue
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The Campaign for National Parks is urging the Government to extend the Local Sustainable Transport Fund to 2021 and ensure it is relevant to rural... continue
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Transport for Greater Manchester is to order up to 16 additional light rail vehicles for the Metrolink network.  TfGM, which has already ordered... continue
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An influential Conservative Party website has urged the party to scrap HS2. Conservative Home, which is owned by Lord Ashcroft, says all the money... continue
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The cost of electrifying the Great Western Main Line has soared way above initial expectations, Network Rail has confirmed.  When plans to... continue
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The Government has commissioned a study into the air quality benefits of a scrappage scheme for older vehicles and low emission zones. The Department... continue
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Leicestershire County Council has warned of a shortfall in funding for small-scale transport improvements.  In a report to councillors this... continue
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Environmental transport groups are demanding legislation to boost the amount of spending on walking and cycling in England. The organisations say... continue
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Car club members in Aberdeen could become the first in the country to drive vehicles powered by hydrogen fuel cells. Aberdeen wants to become a... continue
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The New Forest National Park Authority may end up spending just 15 per cent of its £3.57m  DfT cycling grant award in the way the original... continue
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  What is the benefit:cost ratio for the Highways Agency’s A556 dual carriageway improvement scheme, just approved by ministers? A... continue
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As the Scottish independence referendum campaign enters its final stage, there is a growing appetite south of the border for a debate about devolving... continue
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The One North transport plan for a 125mph east-west railway (LTT 8 Aug) was strongly criticised in The Guardian on 6 August. “As a proud... continue
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Andrew Forster
The European Commission is launching a major work programme on urban transport, including a new funding competition for innovations, and guidance on... continue
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Two Scottish councils have reached agreement with Police Scotland to continue a traffic warden service. Stirling and Falkirk councils will each... continue
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Further fare rises on Northern Rail may be acceptable but service reductions in return for new rolling stock are not, Sheffield City Region Combined... continue
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John W E Helm
Northern Rail has sparked anger by banning the use of off-peak tickets for evening peak hour travel in a move to cut Government subsidy. The ban... continue
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Andrew Forster
The New Forest National Park Authority this week killed-off plans for the UK’s first mass public bike hire scheme in a rural area, citing... continue
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Transport for London has revealed more details of a £67m scheme to remove the gyratory in Wandsworth town centre, south London.  The town... continue
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Ministers are trying to find a way to reverse the accounting changes that will see Network Rail’s debt added to Britain’s national debt... continue
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