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Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Keith Buchanon
The DfT has now released the first installment of the ‘refresh’ of NATA (New Approach to Appraisal), which was originally introduced in... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rik Thomas
Transport can play its part in contributing to genuinely sustainable development says Peter Headicar, reader in transport studies (department of... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The South East of England’s regional transport board has identified five areas where it believes regionally significant transport studies are... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Research conducted by the environmental lobby group Sustrans claims that car use has fallen dramatically in the three towns (Darlington, Peterborough... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to feature
According to consultant Arup, the ability to model the carbon dioxide emissions of transport has become much more sophisticated in recent years but... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
High-speed rail may seem like a slick green alternative to air travel, but improving links between cities would be far more cost-effective, says... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Meera Rambissoon
For too long the planning priorities for Princes Street and George Street have emphasised motorised transport over walking, cycling and plain... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London and the London Borough of Richmond have launched a £4.2m three-year Smarter Travel Richmond project that aims to reduce... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rik Thomas
According to Philip Rust, technical director at Waterman Boreham, there is currently a rift between the quantity of parking that developers think... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Three new directors have been elected to the ACT Travelwise board: Mike Cooper, team leader of Birmingham City Council’s travelwise team;... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Consultant Atkins has appointed Greg Hartshorn a senior managing consultant in the company’s new transport policy and strategy team where he... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Rik Thomas
At the ACT TravelWise conference last week delegates heard that rapidly rising transport fuel costs could soon be forcing people to amend their... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Stephen Plowden, London NW1
Greg Marsden rightly criticises the idea that a green stimulus package for transport should be based on projects for new major infrastructure... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A new MSc course in transport ‘sustainability’ is to be offered by the University of Leeds from September. The Sustainability (Transport)... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A network to promote travel to leisure destinations by non-car modes has been launched by the Institute of Transport and Tourism at the University of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A £28.5m two-year programme of measures to promote walking, cycling and public transport?in Cardiff has been announced by the Welsh Assembly... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local authority transport officers have criticised the DfT’s Delivering a sustainable transport system document, predicting that it will fail... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A mass of data on travel and transport in England was published this week by the DfT. The data will ground the regions’ work on developing... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
By Bettina Lange
Decision-makers in the English regions are this week finalising their Regional Funding Allocation 2 advice to the Government. According to the... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
By Mark Smullian
A potential new source of local authority powers over transport has been opened up by the Sustainable Communities Act 2007, which took effect last... continue
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