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Bus News
Andrew Garnett
Bath and North East Somerset Council’s Development Control Committee has approved plans for the expansion of the Newbridge Park and Ride site... continue
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Bus News
Award-winning Western Greyhound, Cornwall’s largest independent operator, has won a significant number of additional Cornish trunk routes in a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has asked the South West of England to rethink some of its Regional Funding Allocation advice and, in particular, the decision to push some... continue
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Bus News
Members of the Unite union at Plymouth Citybus will stage a demonstration at Plymouth City Council's offices on Monday in protest at council plans to... continue
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People
Stagecoach has announced the appointment of Andy Pitt as managing director of South?West Trains. He will succeed incumbent Stewart Palmer who will... continue
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Rail News Lead Story
South West Trains today announced the appointment of Andy Pitt as its new managing director. Pitt (50), who has more than 26 years’ experience... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Claire Smith, Parkend, Gloucestershire
As a cyclist and rail traveller I was thrilled to read that the rail industry is putting “more thought into how customers are getting to and... continue
Local Transport Today
Progress of plans
Bath and North East Somerset Council’s development control committee has decided to not determine the planning application for a 500-space... continue
Local Transport Today
Progress of plans
Weymouth’s Esplanade regeneration scheme has effectively been scrapped following the withdrawal of a £6.6m funding contribution from the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The four local authorities in Greater Bristol are investigating setting up an arms-length company that could be tasked with delivering transport,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Government this week rejected Wiltshire Council’s plans for a £33m A350 Westbury Eastern bypass. Communities and local government... continue
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Rail News
Chief executive of Stagecoach, which runs the South West and East Midlands train franchises, blasts Department for Transport, claiming it could owe... continue
New Transit
Rail News
Stagecoach warned in April that its rail division risked slipping into the red. The bus and train operator, which... continue
Local Transport Today
Progress of plans
Only two of four planning applications for the Bath transportation package (BTP) have been given planning approval by Bath and North East Somerset... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Swindon Borough Council has unveiled a transport strategy costing hundreds of millions of pounds and based on a predicted rapidly expanding... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Bristol’s Liberal Democrats have signalled that there will be no substantial changes in the council’s  position on the Transport... continue
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Projects
A?giant mural has helped to revitalise Poole’s 40-year-old bus station. A consortium, formed by the Borough of Poole with bus company Wilts... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
A 700 yard (640m) bus lane near Bath, built at a cost almost £1m, is a waste of money, critics have said. Li... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Leeds City Council's deputy leader today added his voice to criticism of proposed bus service cuts by transport giant First. continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Police are introducing a 'bike speed camera' to catch cyclists going at more than 10mph along a seafront prom, even though they cannot prosecute... continue
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