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The DfT has launched a consultation on two payment schemes for property owners living in rural areas close to the  London and the West Midlands... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has given development consent for the expansion of the Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal (DIRFT). The project, known as DIRFT III,... continue
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Hertfordshire County Council is to consult on eliminating bus subsidy after 6.30pm every day and on all Sunday services from 2015/16 in order to save... continue
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Norfolk County Council hopes to reduce spending on school transport by encouraging children eligible for free transport to cycle instead. The council... continue
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Media monitor
ON 30 JUNE, former Independent editor Chris Blackhurst, despite being a longstanding opponent of the proposed HS2 high-speed rail network, appeared... continue
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In brief
Cambridgeshire County Council is consulting on plans for a new cycle and pedestrian bridge over the River Cam in Cambridge. The £4m bridge... continue
Local Transport Today
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Andrew Forster
Councillors in Cambridgeshire have approved revised designs for bus stops on two busy roads in Cambridge as part of a package of measures to give... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT is preparing a consultation on safeguarding a route for Crossrail 2, the multi-billion project linking railways in south-west and north-east... continue
Local Transport Today
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Andrew Forster
The Norfolk public is being misled into believing that a major new road round the north of the city will improve travel conditions, according to a... continue
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News extra
Andrew Forster
Discussions of rail developments in the capital often focus on the mega projects such as the Thameslink upgrade, east-west Crossrail, and the... continue
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News
National Express Group has held on to its Essex Thameside rail franchise – which it has operated since 2000 – trumping rival bids from... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A £2m programme is underway to upgrade speed and red light camera sites in the Essex area from wet film to digital technology.  The Essex... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
There is no evidence that switching off street lights at night in Norfolk has increased crime, according to the county council. Norfolk has... continue
Local Transport Today
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Construction of an innovative scheme to improve cycle safety on a roundabout in Bedford will commence in the next few weeks after the council reached... continue
Local Transport Today
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Norfolk County Council is to put in place new arrangements for handling consultation responses after ‘losing’ submissions made by three... continue
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Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
Commuter trains from Milton Keynes and Northampton could be rerouted onto London’s west-east Crossrail line to help facilitate the... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
An opponent of high-speed rail is trying to force the release of information about how many passengers use each train on the West Coast Main Line.... continue
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News
The DfT has awarded Virgin a two-year-and-nine-months contract to continue running the West Coast Main Line franchise. The operator will convert 21... continue
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Letters to the editor
Norman Bradbury, Worcester Park, Surrey KT4
I feel I must write in support of the letter from Graham Nalty concerning high-speed rail (Letters LTT 13 Jun). Graham is right that the decision to... continue
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Letters to the editor
Stephen Plowden, London NW1
The initial and fundamental flaw in the HS2 project was the failure to look at alternative ways of tackling the problems that HS2 is supposed to... continue
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