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Local Transport Today
People/people
Alistair Kirk will join HS2 Ltd in September as programme & strategy director for HS2 phases one and two. He joins from consultant EC Harris,... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Wolverhampton City Council leader Roger Lawrence has been elected chair of the new West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority comprising leaders of... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Transport for London has shortlisted four bidders to provide a fleet of 39 four-car electric multiple unit trains for London Overground routes out of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A British state-owned train operator would be allowed to compete with private operators and overseas state operators for  rail franchises if... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A DfT report has urged the strengthening of the economic modelling of the case for investing in measures to protect transport networks from severe... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Labour Party has agreed to adopt a new policy to extend the benefits it says have been brought by the East Coast public sector operator to other... continue
Categories: Railways, England
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The DfT today faces calls for increased spend on transport networks in South-West England and northern England in order to support the economic... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Prime Minister has appointed his child abuse adviser Claire Perry MP to the DfT as transport minister to replace Stephen Hammond. Perry, newly... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Stephen Hammond, transport minister for less than two years, is reportedly to be replaced in the Prime Minister's reshuffle today. Hammond,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has published the terms of reference for a new study into providing a southern rail access to Heathrow Airport.  The study, recommended... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Government has asked High Speed 2 chairman Sir David Higgins to study ways to improve connectivity between cities in the north of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The DfT has launched a consultation on two payment schemes for property owners living in rural areas close to the  London and the West Midlands... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rik Thomas
Just in case anybody was in any doubt, the era of ‘big data’ is most definitely here, and here to stay. “Eighteen months ago a lot... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
ON 30 JUNE, former Independent editor Chris Blackhurst, despite being a longstanding opponent of the proposed HS2 high-speed rail network, appeared... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Rik Thomas
ON 5 JULY The Daily Telegraph editorialised on plans allegedly being drawn up by the Labour Party to allow a state-owned body to compete against... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Oxfordshire County Council is developing the detailed design for a £5.5m scheme to improve the public realm and reduce the traffic dominance in... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has announced an extra £15m in 2015/16 to improve cycle-rail integration, through measures such as additional station bike parking. A... continue
Categories: Cycling, Railways, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A £5.5m project to enhance the public realm between Birmingham’s New Street and Moor Street stations – and ultimately the High... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Andrew Forster
A vigorous debate is underway about the future of the north of England’s railways. The Chancellor last month called for a high-speed railway... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London is so focused on connecting its London Overground services into the proposed high-speed rail station at Old Oak Common in west... continue
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