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National Express Group has reported a slight fall in revenues in 2014 from £1.89bn (2013) to £1.87bn, but a slight rise in operating... continue
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Public transport operators in South Yorkshire have agreed to fund the printing of paper timetables for some of their services following the... continue
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Transport for London plans to build two London Overground stations to serve the major redevelopment area of Old Oak Common in west London. One would... continue
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The Government and local authorities should do more to encourage the establishment of urban consolidation centres to reduce the number of road... continue
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The Government has left the door ajar for Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s proposal to take over the management of all rail stations in... continue
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Network Rail has scrapped its timetable for electrifying the main Transpennine railway between Manchester, Leeds and York, pending clarification of... continue
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Lorries cover just a third of the costs they impose on society, according to a new analysis commissioned by environmental and rail freight... continue
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Andrew Preston has joined Cambridgeshire County Council as service manager for local projects in the local infrastructure and street management... continue
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An interview with shadow transport secretary Michael Dugher in the New Statesman magazine generated some interest in other media outlets primarily... continue
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Steve Gooding, the DfT’s director general of roads, traffic and local group since 2013, is leaving to become the RAC Foundation’s new... continue
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The Cardiff City Region board has called on the Welsh Government to clarify councils’ roles in delivering transport improvements for the... continue
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Transport featured prominently at last week’s board meeting of the Lancashire Local Enterprise Partnership. Members discussed plans to create a... continue
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Viewpoint
Peter Headicar, Oxford Brookes University
Fifty years ago many cities in the UK were embarking on new-style ‘land use/transport studies’ prompted by the publication of the... continue
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The Greater Manchester Combined Authority has approved a 1.5% (£3m) reduction in the transport levy paid by district councils in 2015/16, to... continue
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Transport for Greater Manchester’s proposal to take over the management of rail stations in the conurbation looks at first glance to have... continue
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Lee Baker
Over the past decade the gap between London and other UK cities has grown, underlining the need to devolve powers over transport and other economic... continue
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More details have emerged of the  transport strategy work being undertaken by new body Transport for the North (TfN). Eight workstreams are... continue
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The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has issued guidance to England’s Local Enterprise Partnerships on preparing assurance... continue
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The government is working with local authorities in the North of England on a transport strategy, including options, costs and a delivery timetable... continue
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The seven district councils in the West Midlands conurbation are to prepare a joint transport plan, which could provide a framework for the new... continue
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