Latest news:
News category: Funding / Financing

3501 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philippa Edmunds, Freight on Rail manager, Campaign for Better Transport, London
Only around 15 per cent of rail freight flows receive any grant support (‘Rail freight subsidies are still justified says lorry cost... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Julian Peddle, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
I am pleased to see that the Welsh Government and Welsh bus operators have agreed payments for the Welsh scheme going forward at  a... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Kent County Council is to consult on plans for a new Thanet Parkway rail station between Ramsgate and Minster on the Ramsgate-Ashford line. The... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has agreed the release of £29.2m towards North Yorkshire County Council’s £34.2m A684 Bedale, Aiskew and Leeming Bar... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The future of rail services in the north of England was the focus for this month’s Connected North conference in Huddersfield, writes John W E... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport has secured about 75% of the Local Growth Fund cash released by ministers so far – a much bigger share than what the DfT put into the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local authorities across the north of England are considering proposed governance arrangements for rail services provided by the Northern and... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Local rail services in England’s regions are being unfairly portrayed as expensive to operate and heavily subsidised because of biases in the... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Passengers using the Welsh Government-funded air service between Cardiff and RAF Valley on Anglesey benefit from an average subsidy of £86 per... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Highways Agency has re-started design work for a new junction on the M20 near Ashford to ease congestion and open up development... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has put off a  decision on where to locate a new Lower Thames Crossing until 2016 and asked the Highways... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Former Heathrow Airport chief executive Colin Matthews has been appointed chairman of the Highways Agency, which is about to be transformed into a... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A project to develop less visually intrusive overhead power supply systems for light rail has won a grant from the Government’s Technology... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
LOCAL AUTHORITIES in West Yorkshire are to review their transport priorities following this month’s growth deal settlement, which signalled... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Forty-Four packages of measures to promote walking, cycling and public transport will share £64m of revenue funding in the final round of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A British state-owned train operator would be allowed to compete with private operators and overseas state operators for  rail franchises if... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
PTEs are urging the Government to scrap Bus Service Operators Grant (BSOG) in England, saying it should be replaced by a bigger ‘Connectivity... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Leeds City Council has released more details of a proposed 15-mile cycle superhighway linking Bradford city centre and Cross Gates, east of Leeds... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has launched a consultation on two payment schemes for property owners living in rural areas close to the  London and the West Midlands... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Hertfordshire County Council is to consult on eliminating bus subsidy after 6.30pm every day and on all Sunday services from 2015/16 in order to save... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >