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Local Transport Today
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Leeds City Council is planning to officially recognise 3,000 commuter car parking spaces that have sprung up on  vacant land in and around the... continue
Local Transport Today
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Road schemes, park-and-ride and new transport interchanges are among the projects likely to be part-funded by Portsmouth City Council’s... continue
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Transport planners and environmental campaign groups this week voiced concern that the Government’s plan to relax planning policies will pave... continue
Local Transport Today
Interview
Andrew Forster
London's Urban fabric is constantly changing, whether it be new shopping centres, housing developments, hotels and office blocks, or new transport... continue
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Local Transport Today
It may be too early to say precisely what the implications of the Government’s planning deregulation policies will be for transport policy and... continue
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Viewpoint
The raft of policy changes proposed by the Coalition Government over recent months has established new ideas on Localism, Big Society and Local... continue
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Car-based developments could be facilitated by Chancellor George Osborne’s plan to establish “enterprise zones” in areas badly hit... continue
Local Transport Today
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Planning Inspectors have altered a planning strategy document in Norfolk to reflect uncertainty about whether the county council’s £130m... continue
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Letters to the editor
David Kimber, Wolverhampton
I refer to the letter in your last issue concerning the retirement of transport planners Chris Haynes and Trevor Errington from Birmingham and... continue
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Andrew Forster
In our pre-Christmas issue columnist John Dales wrote a spirited and cogent defence of transport planning and, more specifically, the importance of... continue
Local Transport Today
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When Philip Hammond settled into  the transport hotseat at Great Minster House last May, one of the first welcome letters he received was from... continue
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The High Court has set a date for considering a challenge to the Government’s rejection of plans for a new rail freight interchange on the site... continue
Local Transport Today
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Travel patterns in South London are set for a major upheaval following community and local government secretary Eric Pickles’ decision to... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philippa Edmunds, Manager, Freight on Rail, London
Given that the present Government has made it clear that it is streamlining existing planning policy statements and guidance into one single National... continue
Local Transport Today
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The First local authorities in England have published their proposed charging schedules for the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) that will provide... continue
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Local Transport Today
Ever since the Coalition Government was formed last summer, it has been in a hurry to make reforms. And no minister has been in a bigger rush than... continue
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This month’s changes to Planning Policy Guidance 13 aim to eliminate confusion about parking provision in new residential developments. In... continue
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Ministers have scrapped  what they say was ‘anti-motorist’ parking policy guidance for local authorities in England. The Department... continue
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The Government has explained how planning applications for major transport projects in England will be determined following the demise of the... continue
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Merseytravel is to oppose a plan to redevelop a road and rail freight terminal for leisure and retail use. The PTE expects landowner the Benmore... continue
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