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Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The Home Office this week announced that it had authorised the Metropolitan Police Service to be able to access data from Transport for London's... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport for London (TfL) and the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) have been criticised by the London Assembly's transport committee over the... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Ruth Kelly has become the first female transport secretary of state for almost 40 years following the ministerial reshuffle instigated by new prime... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport minister Stephen Ladyman has announced that the Government plans to consult later this year on tighter drink driving laws. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
On 2 June The Daily Express reported on Portsmouth's decision to impose a 20mph speed limit across the city in a tone that was strongly critical of... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has added questions about peoples' experience of road accidents to the National Travel Survey. The DfT hopes to use the data to better... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Evening Standard
On 30 April London's Evening Standard took up the cause of the cyclist with extensive coverage of the problems associated with negotiating the... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
The Daily Mirror
On 24 April The Daily Mirror said that, according to Prime Minister Tony Blair, the "greatest threat to the world is bad driving".... continue
Local Transport Today
Interview
Eleven UK police forces are currently running the national model of speed awareness courses as an alternative to prosecution for exceeding the speed... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
"Speeding camera bomber," was the front page headline in The Daily Mirror on 7 February. "A deranged driver who hates speed cameras is... continue
Local Transport Today
Monitor
The estimated number of fatalities in road accidents since 2000 where at least one of the drivers or riders involved was over the legal alcohol limit... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
On 22 November the front page of The Daily Mail ran the banner headline: "Speeding: now you will be fingerprinted," although the offence of... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The Metropolitan Police has backed down from suggestions that it intends to arrest cyclists who take part in a monthly mass cycle ride around London,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The House of Commons transport committee has announced an inquiry into the steps being taken to protect the travelling public from terrorism. Written... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
On 1 November The Sun published a strongly-worded editorial on the subject of 'killer drivers' after the Government announced a series of amendments... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Nick Moss
I read your Media Monitor article concerning The Sunday Times' personal attack on North Wales chief constable Richard Brunstrom with interest... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
South of England traffic commissioner Chris Heaps has fined the operator of the TucTuc motorised rickshaw service in Brighton £16,500 for... continue
Local Transport Today
Monitor
190,400 people were disqualified from driving in England and Wales in 2004, Home Office minister Vernon Coaker told Chris Grayling (Con). This was a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The increasing use of camera technology for detecting traffic offences should not be used as a reason to reduce the number of traffic police on... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport minister Stephen Ladyman has criticised police forces for not doing enough to tackle drink driving. In a Commons debate on the new Road... continue
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