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John Dales
John Dales
This morning (15 October), I was woken by BBC Radio 5 Live’s Nicky Campbell announcing that the London Health Commission (LHC), in a new... continue
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Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has defended Network Rail’s practice of replacing some footbridges over railway lines on a like-for-like... continue
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The DfT has launched a consultation on a national cycling and walking delivery plan with the aim of making cycling and walking "the natural choices... continue
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Rosalind Readhead
Carfreelondon is a campaign to free up London’s streets for the majority of London householders who do not own a private car. I want to redress... continue
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On?25 September the Active Travel Act came into effect in Wales. The Act makes it a legal requirement for local authorities in Wales to map and... continue
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Rik Thomas
TRANSPORT FOR LONDON, working with the University of Loughborough, has produced research indicating that changes to the design of HGV cabs could save... continue
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ROAD?DEATHS have fallen to the lowest level since official records began in 1926, according to the latest DfT report on road casualties in Great... continue
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Rik Thomas
Cycling or walking to work is better for people’s mental health than driving to work, according to new research by health economists at the... continue
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Transport for London has rejected the London Assembly’s call for pedestrians to be given more time to cross the road at signal-controlled... continue
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Environmental transport groups are demanding legislation to boost the amount of spending on walking and cycling in England. The organisations say... continue
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Transport authorities in Scotland are being urged to set up ‘active travel hubs’ at key transport interchanges offering facilities such... continue
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Sustrans and Transport Scotland have released guidance to help local authorities prepare active travel strategies, which they are supposed to... continue
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A higher percent of Bristol residents commute by bike and foot than in any other local authority in the country, according to the city... continue
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The DfT is consulting on changing how short walks are recorded in the National Travel Survey because research suggests large-scale... continue
Categories: Pedestrians, England
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Andrew Forster
Residents of England made fewer trips last year than at any time since the National Travel Survey began in 1972/73. Each person made an average of... continue
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Viewpoint
Rachel Aldred, Westminster University
Place and movement hierarchies increasingly form part of accepted thinking about the way we manage streets. For instance, they’re used in UK... continue
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Transport for London will launch trials this month of cyclist and pedestrian detection software on buses. Four buses will be fitted with the... continue
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Letters to the editor
Derek Halden, DHC, Edinburgh EH4
There has been a continuing debate in these pages about the case for strict and presumed liability legislation to protect vulnerable road... continue
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Transport for London has launched a digital speed limit map for the capital, which will be of use to satnav firms, mobile phone app developers and... continue
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London Councils has halted work on adding safety requirements to the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS) that were intended to cut the risk posed by... continue
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