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Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Graham Nalty, Derby DE24
The last issue has two very interesting articles on HS2. The first is the KPMG analysis of HS2 benefits (‘Sparks fly as academics contest... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Tim Pharoah, London SW16
Personal Travel Planning (PTP) is a potentially valuable tool for achieving mode shift away from the car driving, but are current projects cutting... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Highland Council is to provide funding for an innovative rural taxi service that was set up by a local community after the council withdrew a bus... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Have you ever had a visit from a personal travel planner? No? Well, if your doorbell rings next summer (and you live in England), there’s a... continue
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Analysis
Andrew Forster
Local authorities and Local Enterprise Partnerships across England are gearing up for the biggest shake-up in years to how local transport is funded.... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government has asked new HS2 Ltd chairman Sir David Higgins to explore how to cut the cost of HS2 below the current estimated £42.6bn (2011... continue
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In brief
The DfT has given final approval to a £17m new southern entrance to Leeds station. The DfT will contribute £12.4m. Works should be... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Essex County Council plans to negotiate a new fixed cost concessionary fares reimbursement scheme with bus operators. Although the DfT’s... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
The astute Times reporter Philip Pank wrote last week ‘Funding cuts fear as cycling is forecast to drop’. The funding cuts were not in... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Andrew Forster
It’s not every day that a committee of MPs pores over the detail of a transport consultant’s report. But that’s what happened last... continue
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Regular news
A committee of the Northern Ireland Assembly has urged ministers to introduce competitive tendering for some public transport and to shift some of... continue
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Letters to the editor
Roger Davies, Kendal LA9
A high spot on TV in my youth was the Whitehall Farce series starring Brian Rix and Elspeth Grey. Events gradually descended into farcical chaos,... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
When ministers authorised the creation of Local Enterprise Partnerships across England three years ago, many in local government were sceptical that... continue
Local Transport Today
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When it comes to sustainable travel, first thoughts may not turn to marketing and communications. That’s understandable; most Local Sustainable... continue
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Jon Parker, director of Integrated Transport Planning Limited (ITP)
In 2007/08 I was fortunate to lead a dedicated research team* that undertook a major study on behalf of the Department for Transport (DfT) examining... continue
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Paul Johnson, chair of the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP)
Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP), like many other LEPs, has had to be reactive to the requirements of central government.... continue
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Daniel Godfrey, principal transport planner, URS
Putting together a Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) programme has a lot in common with making a giant cake. Some ingredients are required in... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
The late summer and autumn of 2013 has seen residential personalised travel planning (PTP) take place in a number of local communities across... continue
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Mark Moran
There is not a single solution to reducing traffic congestion and a package approach is required. This means that in addition to the necessary... continue
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Freddie Talberg, chief executive officer, PIE Mapping
There is a certain inevitability for Local Sustainable Transport Funding (LSTF) schemes to focus on the obvious – reducing car travel,... continue
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