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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Conservative transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has said on a campaign visit to South West England that he did not rule out a new railway... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
UKIP in its pitch to the nation pledges to oppose "big brother" charging and claims the European Union is requiring all cars to install the eCall... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Lib Dems today say that a priority for a coalition they enter will be a low emission zone network and to make all buses and taxis ultra-low... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Conservatives today pledge to increase capital spending in line with the growth in national income, at the same time as eliminating the budget... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Green Party today offers to help Labour make cuts - to the road-building programme and to High Speed 2. The party wants extra spending on local... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Labour's General Election manifesto today commits the party to a rail fare freeze in the coming year whilst the party reviews the franchising system... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Labour today unveils its election manifesto, as its shadow chancellor Ed Balls took to the airwaves to attack Conservative plans to deliver a surplus... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Conservatives have laid out plans to raise £4.3bn from the duty on fuel, air passenger duty and alcohol and cigarettes, opponents have... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Conservatives today promise a five-year real-terms freeze in regulated rail fares as transport takes centre stage in the election campaign. The... continue
Categories: Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The SNP today sets out plans for "modest" public spending increases in order to provide "investment in jobs and economic growth".  The "end to... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
Transport for London is preparing two business cases for Crossrail 2, one compliant with the DfT’s appraisal procedures and another based on... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A plan to place the London-West Midlands high-speed railway in a tunnel right across the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty has been... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Leeds City Council is planning a partnership with Government company London and Continental Railways to promote regeneration in the vicinity of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A Labour Government might shelve plans to extend HS2 north of Birmingham in favour of improving east-west rail links across northern England, shadow... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
The Government has failed to make a convincing case for High Speed 2 and should be prepared to rethink the plan, according to the House of Lords... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
North Somerset Council looks set to become the first local authority to promote a development consent order (DCO) for a railway project.  The... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Ten options for upgrading east-west rail links across the north of England, each costing at least a billion pounds, have been outlined in a transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Ray Bentley, Bere Alston, Devon PL20
As we know, a proportion of business rail passengers spend some of their time on the train in productive work. In transport appraisal, the simplistic... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
‘Standing room only’ is a common complaint when it comes to the UK’s commuter rail services, but information obtained recently by a... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Local Transport Today
The problems surrounding Hertfordshire County Council’s Croxley rail link project, which have been revealed in recent weeks, will have a... continue
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