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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Highway authorities have been urged to ensure that they take account of DfT guidance in their decision-making following the recent High Court ruling... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local Sustainable Transport Fund projects have tried a number of innovative ideas to change travel behaviour across England. The conference heard... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Lee Baker
Hundreds of delegates attended the DfT-supported ‘Re-booting Smarter Travel’ conference in Bristol earlier this month to share... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Rik Thomas
The number of car and vans available to households in England and Wales rose by 14%, from 23.9 million to 27.3 million, between 2001 and 2011, newly... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has written to all leaders of English local highway authorities regarding the additional £333m announced... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Highways Providers have been recognised in the Highways Agency supplier recognition scheme to highlight companies demonstrating “class-leading... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has unveiled a "light-touch" framework for the appraisal of Local Sustainable Transport Fund projects. The Department expects local... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Department for Transport has launched a consultation on the future distribution of integrated transport block funding.  The consultation... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The number of cars and vans available for use by households in England and Wales increased from 23.9 million to 27.3 million over the last ten years... continue
Categories: Car use, England, Wales
Local Transport Today
Regular news
On the same day as the publication of the new NICE guidance on the promotion of walking and cycling, transport minister Norman Baker announced that... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local planning authorities in England will lose their right to determine planning applications for a wide range of commercial developments under... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Government underfunding of England’s national concessionary fares scheme could force transport authorities to make further cuts to tendered... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The Treasury plans to divert some of the DfT’s local transport funding into a new ‘single funding pot’ that will be paid to Local... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Andrew Forster
The Chancellor this week announced an additional £1.5bn for roads investment in England, including funds to relieve pinchpoints on the local... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Independent bus operators have made a State Aid complaint to the European Commission concerning payments by local authorities in England and Wales to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Bus operators with a large presence in a local market should have the ability to veto a local transport authorities’ application for Better Bus... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Highways Agency should be stripped of its ability to issue directions that put a block on planning permissions, according to the Local Government... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT is to reduce the level of grant support per low carbon bus in the £20m fourth round of the Green Bus Fund announced by the DfT this... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
The DfT has set out how it plans to ensure that local transport bodies (LTBs) spend devolved major scheme funding responsibly so that the funds... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Roger Davies, Kendal LA9
Let’s go back in time; not too far. Having dithered over Heathrow Airport for so many years, what we may call a revelation on the road to... continue
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