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Local Transport Today
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City Car Club is to launch a club in Nottingham next month in collaboration with the city council. The scheme will feature eight vehicles and is... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Steve Melia, University of the West of England, Bristol BS16
Are you a transport planner with environmental values who has disagreed with actions of your employer? Have you ever quietly pursued a different... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The new bike hire scheme in Liverpool is to be called City Bike after this proved the most popular name in a public vote. The scheme will be launched... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Approval to spend £20.6 million on the transport infrastructure around the Temple... continue
Local Transport Today
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Andrew Forster
The campaign to get people to use their cars a bit less has had a bumpy ride in recent years. Austerity prompted many councils to cut their... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Liverpool city Council has appointed HourBike Ltd to run what is set to be the biggest bike hire scheme outside London. Up to 100 bikes at ten city... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Local Transport Projects Ltd, the East Yorkshire-based transport planning and traffic engineering company, is expanding into Wales. The company has... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Andrew Forster
It may be pushing it to suggest that the humble pedestrian is an endangered species but official figures do not make happy reading for those who... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Paul Salveson
If I was asked to nominate the most important English thinker of the 20th century I’d opt for Colin Ward. Writer on architecture, town... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Arun Khagram, WestTrans
Although travel plans have been part of the transport planning mainstream in the UK since the early 2000s, their effectiveness is still constantly... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Consultant Arup has started work reporting progress on the DfT’s Local Sustainable Transport Fund. The contract runs to the 31 March 2016 and... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Local transport minister Baroness Kramer today asks councils to ready themselves to make bids for a further £78.5m to be released for Local... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A DfT research project is investigating the optimum mix of revenue and capital funding for ‘sustainable’ transport programmes. Consultant... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport minister Baroness Kramer says she will be looking for evidence of commitments to spend on ‘sustainable’ transport schemes in... continue
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Local Transport Today
Public authorities have marked the end of the calendar year with their characteristic blizzard of desk-clearing policy announcements that will take... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
The phrase ‘exit strategy’ has been heard much in political discussion in recent years, mainly given a boost by the military consequences... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
A nationwide survey of professionals involved in smarter choices reveals a nine per cent increase in those who believe that measures to promote... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A bespoke journey planner for South Hampshire has been launched, funded by the DfT’s Local Sustainable Transport Fund. As well as giving... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Tim Pharoah, London SW16
Personal Travel Planning (PTP) is a potentially valuable tool for achieving mode shift away from the car driving, but are current projects cutting... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Have you ever had a visit from a personal travel planner? No? Well, if your doorbell rings next summer (and you live in England), there’s a... continue
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