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Local Transport Today
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Transport for London has modified its plans to build cycle lanes round the back of bus stops – dubbed ‘cycle bus stop bypasses’... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Brighton and Hove City Council is building ‘cycle bypasses’ round the back of about 15 bus stops on a busy road. The council is... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
West Lothian Council has endorsed MSP Iain Gray’s plan for new legislation to introduce bus franchising in Scotland (LTT 31 May). “The... continue
Local Transport Today
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Transport for Greater Manchester and local authorities in the West of England Partnership area are preparing bids to the DfT’s Better Bus Area... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT has allocated £5m to install emissions reduction technology to existing bus fleets in England. Local authorities outside London can bid... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT is to retain the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC) after a consultation revealed strong opposition to scrapping the body.... continue
Local Transport Today
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Andrew Forster
Councillors in Edinburgh are pressing ahead with major changes to city centre traffic management, despite a consultation exercise revealing... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Ray Wilkes, Shipley BD18
How I agree with Paul Salveson’s support of buses (The Golcar Circular LTT 31 May)! As a hiker, I am a heavy user of rural buses right across... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Julian Peddle, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
I refer to the article “Planners ‘best placed’ to design bus networks” (LTT 31 May). Clearly Tim Morton of the Transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Bruce Thompson, Devon County Council
Much is being said about the need to reconfigure public transport services to reduce public spending. The Design Council (Public Sector by Design: a... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Stagecoach has appointed Philip Norwell managing director of Stagecoach South East from 1 September. Norwell is currently commercial director for... continue
Local Transport Today
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LABOUR is investigating scrapping Government high-speed rail company HS2 Ltd and transferring its responsibilities to Network Rail. The idea is... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
In brief
The Liverpool City Region authorities want the Government to legislate to give councils more flexibility on how the English National Concessionary... continue
Local Transport Today
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London now accounts for about half of all bus journeys in England, according to Transport for London. Passenger numbers reached an estimated 49.5... continue
Local Transport Today
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South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive has reported mixed results of bus passenger numbers since the pioneering Sheffield bus partnership was... continue
Local Transport Today
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Transport planners are better than bus operators at designing bus networks to meet community need, according to the Transport Planning Society. TPS... continue
Local Transport Today
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Stagecoach has hit out at an MSP’s legislative plan for bus franchising in Scotland. The private member’s Regulation of Bus Services... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
FirstGroup has announced a restructuring of its South West and Wales region into four separate business units each headed by a managing director... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT has offered Nottingham City Council £1.5m to help fund 15 more electric buses, which will take the city’s electric bus fleet up... continue
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