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Local Transport Today
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The Government this week announced funding for more than 320 transport projects across England in the growth deals struck with the 39 Local... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A new group has been set up to lobby for transport investment in the Midlands. Midlands Connect is a collaboration of Local Enterprise Partnerships... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Andrew Forster
Ministers this week gave the go-ahead to hundreds of local transport schemes across England in growth deals struck with Local Enterprise... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The West Yorkshire Combined Authority has ordered the preparation of a single transport plan for the area.  At their meeting at the end of May,... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
The numbers are big: £1.8bn for local transport schemes starting in 2015/16 and a further £1.3bn for schemes in 2016/17 onwards. So does... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
James Coleman
How can local communities be effectively involved in highways decisions, whilst also protecting best practice? How can the best parts be extracted... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Local transport is the most neglected and deteriorating part of the UK's infrastructure according to engineers, who say that the state of the... continue
Local Transport Today
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Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has approved new transport governance arrangements for the West Midlands conurbation. The seven district... continue
Local Transport Today
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DfT economists are acting as the core assessors for about a third of Local Enterprise Partnership strategic economic plans (SEPs), which will... continue
Local Transport Today
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Lee Baker
The transport select committee today savages the Government's new system for allocating local transport funding, saying that the increasing focus on... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Nottingham City Council and Nottinghamshire County Council are exploring the idea of setting up a combined authority to oversee transport and... continue
Local Transport Today
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Almost half of England’s Local Enterprise Partnerships are too small to engage effectively in transport planning, according to a think-tank... continue
Local Transport Today
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Gwynedd, Cardiff, Pembrokeshire and Swansea  Councils have secured the biggest shares of the Welsh Government’s £15.4m local... continue
Local Transport Today
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The Welsh Government is shaking up arrangements for local transport planning following transport minister Edwina Hart’s decision to scrap the... continue
Local Transport Today
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Lee Baker
The Prime Minister and the Chancellor highlighted today that 200 road, rail, local transport and other infrastructure projects will start in 2014/15... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Merseytravel chief executive David Brown has been named lead officer for transport for the new Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, which covers... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local authorities in the Leeds City Region are close to finalising a single appraisal framework (SAF) for prioritising transport and other... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has sent local authorities in England the data that will be used to calculate their integrated transport block (ITB) allocations for the... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
The dispute between the UK and Welsh governments over who agreed to pay for the Welsh Valley lines electrification programme, first announced in 2012... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local authorities should not use travel plans as a way to penalise motorists, according to new guidance from the Department for Communities and Local... continue
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