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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The apparent favourite for the Labour leadership, Jeremy Corbyn, has vowed to bring the railways back into public ownership. Speaking on t... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
The Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) is consulting on options for introducing more on-track competition to Britain’s passenger rail... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rhodri Clark
The growth in van traffic is a conspicuous trend on Britain’s roads. Since 1995 light goods vehicle (LGV) traffic has increased by 68%,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The DfT is in line for a 40% cut in its budget within four years - something the Treasury says can be achieved whilst prioritising transport... continue
Parking Review
News Lead Story
Deniz Huseyin
Barry Beavis, the chip shop owner whose legal battle against a private land parking charge goes to the Supreme Court next week, has volunteered his... continue
Categories: All of UK
Parking Review
People News
David Graaff has joined debt recovery specialist JBW as business development director after a 30-year career in local government, both in the public... continue
Categories: JBW, All of UK
Parking Review
Crime
David Edmeades, a former manager at Smart Parking, has been jailed for 18 months after he admitted to embezzling £45,000 from the company over... continue
Categories: crime, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
One million bus lane fines were issued by UK councils last year compared with 321,000 in 2010, according to responses to a Freedom of Information... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Chancellor's Productivity Plan sees a key role for roads and rail in increasing the economic output of the workforce by reducing the costs of... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
TWO of  Britain’s most influential transport economists have outlined their priorities for making transport appraisal more relevant to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Franchising cannot guarantee better bus services if the record of PTEs in running services during the 1970s and 1980s is a guide, according to a new... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A motorcycle group is urging councils not to install Armadillo delineators for cycle lanes, claiming they pose a hazard for powered two-wheeler... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has launched a low emission vehicle good practice guide for local authorities.  Low emission vehicle... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
An improving economy and warm weather may have contributed to the 6% rise in reported road accident casualties in Britain last year, according to the... continue
Categories: Road safety, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
John W E Helm
Network Rail revenues and profits are down for 2014/15, its first year of its sixth control period (2014/15-18/19).  Release of the results... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
News extra
The ‘Without the Hot Air’ series at present includes books by David Mackay on Sustainable Energy and David Nutt on Drugs, while Volume 2... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
David Andrews, Worksop S81
Idris Francis avoids the point that The Guardian reporter was making, albeit she should have used the word “transfers” instead of... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Tony Bolden, Littlehampton, West Sussex BN16
The postponement of the rail electrification projects for the Midland Mainline and the Trans-Pennine route between Manchester and Leeds until 2020... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Local Transport Today
Readers may well think it is overkill to devote six pages to the tale of ultra-light rail in the UK; by the time we had finished writing, we were... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Following the Government’s confirmation that Network Rail’s investment programme is in chaos, a university (we won’t name them to... continue
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