Latest news:
News category: Funding / Financing

3483 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
Regular news
All supported bus services in Cumbria are likely to be withdrawn by the end of March next year as the council grapples with budget cuts. Cumbria... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Buckinghamshire County Council plans to boost capital road maintenance spending by £5m a year for each of the next four years (2014/15 to... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Worcestershire hopes to save £500,000 a year by switching off 17,000 of its 52,000 streetlights between the hours of midnight and 6am. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Merseytravel is to withdraw three electric bus services in St Helens as part of a programme of spending cuts.  The E10, E11 and E12 free town... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Bus service withdrawals, higher fares and staff cuts are among the ways South Yorkshire PTE plans to cope with a 9.7% cut to its budget from... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Green London assembly member Darren Johnson says Boris Johnson is failing to honour spending pledges on cycling. Darren Johnson said the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The delivery of London mayor Boris Johnson’s cycle superhighway vision faces years of delay and may never be delivered to the extent originally... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
HS2 Ltd should consider paying Birmingham’s bus operators compensation for the disruption caused by constructing the London-West Midlands... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Local authorities in the Cheshire area are cutting how much reimbursement they pay bus operators for concessionary travel. Cheshire East, Cheshire... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Cambridgeshire County Council plans to retain 10% of the Bus Service Operators Grant (BSOG) that the DfT will pay the council for tendered services... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The cost of replacing local authority bus contracts have fallen for the fifth successive year, the Association of Transport Co-ordinating Officers... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Welsh transport minister Edwina Hart has announced a wide-ranging review of bus policy. Announcing the formation of a bus advisory group, Hart told... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
FirstGroup has placed a £70m order for 425 new buses for delivery in 2014/15. The order represents the groups’s biggest ever order for... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Andrew Forster
Consultation is drawing to a close on the Government’s preferred alignment for the two arms of the Y-shaped high-speed rail network, which will... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Cardiff Council has awarded a two-year contract for the Cardiff East park-and-ride service to municipally-owned Cardiff Bus in a deal that will save... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London has awarded London boroughs £17m over three years to deliver cycling improvements. The funding will pay for thousands of... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
No one had a bad word to say about Norman Baker when he was transport minister but perhaps people will see him in a different light after The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Leeds City Council has reported a breakthrough in plans for a new five-mile dual carriageway road round the eastern edge of the city.  The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Hundreds of tendered bus services in North Yorkshire are to be withdrawn from April as the county council makes a £2m cut to its supported... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
PUBLIC SPENDING on bus services in Greater Manchester and Tyne and Wear is under pressure after councils agreed tough levies for transport... continue
< | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | >