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Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Two neighbouring London boroughs are considering plans to merge their highways and transport teams in order to cut costs. The Royal Borough of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Ministers have approved a  local enterprise partnership covering seven local authorities in the North East of England. The North East Local... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The DfT is to retain civil servants outside London after the demise of the Government’s regional offices. Communities and local government... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Highways and transport services could be delivered jointly by Gwynedd and Isle of Anglesey councils under a plan being promoted by the Welsh Assembly... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Residents rather than transport professionals will decide how capital budgets on highways and transport are spent and how transport schemes are... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Far-reaching Reforms to how local transport is planned and delivered in England are contained in the Localism Bill published last week. One of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Changes to the way transport is governed in the West Midlands conurbation look likely, as politicians grapple with integrating Local Enterprise... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Andreas Markides, Chairman, Colin Buchanan, London W2
The decentralisation and localism agenda driven by the Coalition Government is designed to give local communities more control over housing and... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
John Hoare, Doncaster DN11
As a resident of Doncaster, the only borough in Yorkshire to have an elected executive mayor, I found the various references to the town in LTT... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Ministers have approved plans to strengthen city-region governance in Greater Manchester, including over transport. The Greater Manchester Combined... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local Authorities that were unsuccessful in the first round of Local Enterprise Partnership submissions are busily drawing up revised submissions for... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Councillors in the Solent area are reviewing the future shape and direction of Transport for South Hampshire (TfSH). The TfSH joint committee brings... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government’s plans to create directly-elected mayors in the 12 largest cities of England have come in for criticism from the Conservative... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to regular feature
If West Yorkshire does adopt the bus Quality Contract model, other parts of the country will follow suit, believes Integrated Transport Authority... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
This morning the London boroughs of Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea said all their services could be merged to... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Communities secretary Eric Pickles and business secretary Vince Cable are studying 56 proposals for Local Enterprise Partnerships submitted by local... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The following list outlines the 56 Local Enterprise Partnership proposals submitted to ministers before the 6 September deadline. GREATER SOUTH... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A new Lower Thames road crossing linking Kent and Essex will be one of the key priorities of the proposed Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) covering... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A potential threat to the West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority appears to have receded after local authorities dropped plans to transfer many... continue
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