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Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London has launched a six-week consultation on plans to transform Wandsworth town centre by re-routing the A3 and A205 South Circular... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A £5.5m project to transform a key public space in Oxford city centre will feature shared space for pedestrians and cyclists.  Oxfordshire... continue
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Regular news
Councils in Cambridgeshire are commissioning a new access study for Cambridge.  The brief has been developed by Cambridgeshire County Council,... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Funds earmarked for a road improvement in east London could be switched to deliver a rail project in the same area, according to the London Borough... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Liverpool City Council is to permanently remove all the bus lanes on radial roads. Liverpool’s Labour cabinet approved plans last week to... continue
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News extra
Andrew Forster
Boris Johnson has done more – much more – than any other politician to raise the political profile of cycling. But his eight-year tenure... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Coventry City Council is to undertake a third phase of public realm improvements in the city centre at a cost of £18.8m. The works at five... continue
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News
Birmingham City Council is procuring a transportation professional services framework, which could be used by the public sector  across the West... continue
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Regular feature
Andrew Forster
The report on Tyne and Wear bus policy going to next week’s meeting of the North East Combined Authority runs to more than 900 pages, surely... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Many of Westminster’s one-way streets could be changed to two-way operation as the council seeks to reduce the priority given to vehicular... continue
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People/people
The mayor of London has appointed three ‘critical friends’ to oversee the mini-Holland cycling programmes in the boroughs of Enfield,... continue
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Letters to the editor
Francis King, Transport consultant, Bath BA2
Ms Readhead’s suggestion for banning private cars from London is interesting but I feel ultimately flawed   (ibid). Her proposal is to ban... continue
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People/people
Victoria Hills has left her post as head of transport at the Greater London Authority to become director of the new Old Oak and Park Royal... continue
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Letters to the editor
Sean Corker, Alliance of British Drivers, Manchester M41
I have no doubt there are numerous individuals and organisations that would agree with Rosalind Readhead’s proposal to ban cars in London but... continue
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Main editorial comment
The Alliance of British Drivers has just named Bristol City Council the ‘Worst council for drivers and mobility choice’, citing the... continue
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Media monitor
THE BATTLE over whether or not London should build a pair of ‘cycle superhighways’, or not, continued to become increasingly fractious in... continue
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Media monitor
“The battles over Boris Johnson’s plans for an 18-mile highly-segregated cycle ‘superhighway’ linking Barking in the east to... continue
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Media monitor
Rik Thomas
ON 21 SEPTEMBER, Peter Hendy, commissioner of Transport for London, used an interview in The Guardian to warn of London’s potential future... continue
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Viewpoint
Rosalind Readhead
Carfreelondon is a campaign to free up London’s streets for the majority of London householders who do not own a private car. I want to redress... continue
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Secondary stories
Deniz Huseyin
SEVERAL ROADS have been closed in the London borough of Waltham Forest as the first stage in an ambitious plan to create cyclist-friendly routes in... continue
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