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Local Transport Today
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Almost half of adults questioned in a new survey are opposed in principle to road charging but support grows sharply if respondents are told the... continue
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Road pricing would be implemented in central Bristol and Bath under the Transport Innovation Fund proposals unveiled by the four authorities in the... continue
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The introduction of a new permit system for foreign road hauliers to operate on Britain's roads will do little to 'level the playing field' with... continue
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Media monitor
On 15 October The Daily Telegraph claimed on its front page that: "Ministers are to perform a U-turn by shelving plans for a national road... continue
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Main editorial comment
Just as the newspapers filled endless column inches two years ago with stories of the Government's 'plan' for nationwide road pricing (remember the... continue
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Viewpoint
By Stephen Moss CBE
It is impossible for anyone who lives in London not to share Ken Livingstone's concerns for both the need to reduce road traffic congestion and to... continue
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London mayor Ken Livingstone is being urged to retain the residents' discount on the congestion charge for residents who currently own a vehicle with... continue
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The Government has backtracked on a promise to hypothecate any above inflation increase in fuel duty to transport. Revenues raised from last week's... continue
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Media monitor
A public consultation on the Workplace Parking Levy (WPL) proposed by Nottingham City Council (LTT 13 Sep) attracted comparatively little attention... continue
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Cardiff Chamber of Commerce called this week for the introduction of congestion charging in south-east Wales, warning that congestion threatens the... continue
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The Conservatives have thrown out their green advisors' call for parking charges at supermarkets and VAT on domestic flights. In his speech to the... continue
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The DfT has set out plans to link its biofuels policy to the actual reductions in carbon dioxide emissions delivered. Under the Renewable Transport... continue
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A 45% rise in car tolls and a more than doubling of lorry tolls have been proposed for the Tyne Tunnel in order to help fund the proposed new Tyne... continue
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Letters to the editor
Paul Lynch
Like Roy I am reluctant to prolong the debate on our decision to charge passengers an extra 10p for boarding or alighting our services at... continue
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A Liberal Democrats Government would vary fuel duty and vehicle excise duty by area, with lower levels of tax in sparsely populated areas, the... continue
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The City of Edinburgh Council has voiced fears that the abolition of tolls on the Forth Road Bridge will increase traffic levels in the city. The... continue
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The future of congestion charging in London could be at stake during the election for Mayor next year as two of the four prospective Conservative... continue
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Letters to the editor
Roy Wicks
I am reluctant to prolong debate in the media over the recent Stagecoach fares rise as I believe these issues are best resolved as we normally do in... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Many local authorities in England initially expressed interest in the workplace parking levy (WPL) powers that were included in the Transport Act... continue
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The abolition of tolls from the final two tolled bridges in Scotland has moved a step closer with the introduction of a Bill to the Scottish... continue
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