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Local Transport Today
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Government support for the rail industry increased £227m to £5.287bn in 2013-14, the highest level since 2007-08, according to the latest... continue
Local Transport Today
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Profits, revenuees and passenger growth figures are all up for the Go-Ahead Group bus and rail sectors, according to the company’s latest... continue
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Mark Moran
Funding that encourages a shift in both consumer behaviour and new automotive technologies is accelerating the transition to low emission vehicles,... continue
Local Transport Today
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CENEX – THE UK’s first centre of excellence for low carbon technologies – has launched a new website-based electric vehicle... continue
Local Transport Today
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INRIX, the provider of real-time traffic information services, and software provider PTV Group have announced a strategic partnership to collaborate... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
New research carried out for the Greener Journeys public transport lobby group by KPMG says that every £1 spent on free bus travel for older... continue
Local Transport Today
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ATKINS, IN collaboration with Hartley McMaster, has been selected to provide user support for TUBA (Transport User Benefit Appraisal), WITA (Wider... continue
Local Transport Today
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Rik Thomas
Cycling or walking to work is better for people’s mental health than driving to work, according to new research by health economists at the... continue
Local Transport Today
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The European Commission has announced that European Union member states have until 26 February 2015 to propose projects to take advantage of the... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A PARTNERSHIP of Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) manufacturers have agreed to participate in a joint project through the European Union’s... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Transport Economist Madalina Calen has left SYSTRA in Glasgow to join Peter Brett Associates LLP. Researcher Elaine Wilson Smith has also left to... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Jim Dobbin, Labour MP and member of the House of Commons transport select committee, has died, aged 73. He had served on the committee since March... continue
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People/people
Phil Hufton has been appointed as the new managing director, network operations, at Network Rail. He replaces Robin Gisby, who will leave the company... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
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Transport minister Baroness Kramer has hailed a rise in the number of electric cars from 111 in the year the coalition came to power to 6,000 in the... continue
Local Transport Today
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The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has issued an open call to local leaders, businesses and professionals in the transport sector to say what extra... continue
Local Transport Today
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Countryside campaigners want the Government to revamp the ‘bible’ for trunk road design, the Design Manual for Roads and... continue
Local Transport Today
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Canadian consultant WSP this week announced the purchase of consultant Parsons Brinckerhoff from Balfour Beatty for £820m. The enlarged company... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The Government has commissioned a study into the air quality benefits of a scrappage scheme for older vehicles and low emission zones. The Department... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
John Mooney is a retired physicist, who has worked in fire safety research.
The recent papers by researchers from Newcastle University and the Northumbria Safer Roads Initiative have determined that mobile speed cameras cut... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Regression to the mean (RTM) has been well understood for a hundred years and is clearly visible in any graph of road accidents, so the fact that... continue
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