Latest news:
News category: All of UK

11999 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government is seeking views on reforming the planning regime for Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIPs) in England, which can... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government is to set up a specialist planning court to handle judicial review cases against infrastructure projects. The court will work to set... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Highways Agency and the Dutch ministry for infrastructure have jointly appointed a team led by Atkins to advise on the next generation of control... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Chancellor has frozen fuel duty for the rest of the Parliament and pegged January’s increase in regulated rail fares in most of England to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport projects dominate the Government’s top 40 list of infrastructure priorities.  The list includes the Lower Thames Crossing; the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Highways Agency is reviewing its road design guidance – the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges – to ensure it reflects the needs of... 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
News
FirstGroup HAS rejected a call from Sandell Asset Management to dispose of its US businesses. The New York-based hedge fund manager, founded by... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Network Rail is to be reclassified as a central government body from September 2014, with its £30bn debt appearing on the Government’s... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Stagecoach Group’s six month results to 30 October show modest improvements in group revenue, up 5% to £1.474bn (H1 2012,... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
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
Regular news
Bus passenger watchdog Passenger Focus has called for route-specific punctuality targets  for bus services across the UK. The recommendation... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Anna Semlyen, Chair of economic scrutiny committee, City of York Council, York YO1
Experts agree that 20mph is the right limit for most residential and urban roads. It improves public health. Yet, as authority after authority choose... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Peter Headicar, Oxford OX1
Tim Pharoah correctly points out that the effect of personalised travel plans needs to be assessed at the household level (Letters LTT 29 Nov).... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
John McFarlane is to succeed Martin Gilbert as chairman of FirstGroup on 1 January. Dumfries-born McFarlane is chairman of insurance group Aviva plc... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Chris Barker, London N8
Those of us who opposed the deregulation of bus services were concerned about the difficulties local transport authorities would have integrating... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Stuart Craig has joined consultant WSP as associate director for highways based in Basingstoke. He was a director with Jacobs UK. ... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Tom Worsley, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2
The DfT’s analysts are to be congratulated on the way in which they are developing the analytical strategy announced in their recent... 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
The transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has told Parliament that the Davies Commission offers "a clear recommendation that there is a need for new... continue
< | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | >