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Rik Thomas
The Local Transport Bill reforms to sub-regional transport governance in England formed the focus for a conference in London last week sponsored by... continue
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The earliest that any reforms to transport governance under the forthcoming Local Transport Act could be implemented is 2010, the DfT?has told... continue
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Rail passenger watchdog Passenger Focus should be given a statutory duty through the Local Transport Bill to look at integration of all modes of... continue
Local Transport Today
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Appraising and modelling the impacts of 'smarter choice' travel behaviour change measures is one of the priorities of the DfT's research programme... continue
Local Transport Today
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The South East Scotland transport partnership (SEStran) is leaving its eight constituent authorities to manage their own capital transport spending... continue
Local Transport Today
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An hourly rail service between Southport and Ormskirk has been backed in Network Rail's draft route utilisation strategy for Lancashire and Cumbria.... continue
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The practical difficulties of delivering reduction in carbon dioxide emissions from transport policies have been highlighted in a new report for the... continue
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Plans for commercial hovercraft and catamaran services between Edinburgh and Fife have been boosted by a legal report identifying procurement options... continue
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Strathclyde Partnership for Transport has published plans to deliver the proposed Glasgow Crossrail project in three phases as a way of making it... continue
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The Government has come under criticism from one of its own prominent backbenchers for failing to give metropolitan district councils enough say over... continue
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The Tayside and Central Scotland transport partnership's capital funding programme in 2008/09 has been thrown into confusion by the refusal of two of... continue
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Yorkshire and Humber's regional transport board has endorsed ten more major transport schemes with an estimated cost of more than £170m for inclusion... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT has awarded the West of England Partnership of local authorities in the Bristol area an extra £500,000 of Transport Innovation Fund pump... continue
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The Scottish Government has given regional transport partnerships two years of funding for travel planning activities but says it has no intention of... continue
Local Transport Today
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Rik Thomas
The 'dream' of direct rail services between the university towns of Oxford and Cambridge may still be some way away but trains could be running on... continue
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Metro, the West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive, is drawing up plans for bus Quality Contracts in the conurbation that would test the... continue
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The Government this week signalled significant changes to the way the Regional Funding Allocation system works for prioritising transport projects,... continue
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The Government Office for the North West is consulting on proposed changes to the region's draft regional spatial strategy. One of the key transport... continue
Local Transport Today
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The East Midlands Regional Assembly and East Midlands Regional Development Agency are to commission a review of the regional transport strategy. EMRA... continue
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The Welsh Assembly Government is to fund future rail capital schemes directly, rather than via local government. The immediate result is a 66% cut in... continue
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