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Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Else Woodward
The feature about the UK bus industry provided much interesting detail ('Does the UK bus industry has a platform for growth or is it doomed to... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Victoria Harvey
The view from Wing in Buckinghamshire is far less depressing than your last editorial makes out, despite the vocal minority who are fervent in their... continue
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Letters to the editor
George Towers
As far as I know there is no need for legislation allowing people to choose where they buy their homes. How many people, therefore, have been forced... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Transport minister Tom Harris’s announcement this month of the Government’s decision to scrap plans for a tunnel to divert traffic on the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
As many as ten rural bus services could be withdrawn in Norfolk and replaced by demand responsive transport as part of a council cost-cutting... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
People up to the age of 19 should be given free transport or, at the very least, concessionary fares, according to a new report on the education... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Norfolk will be the recipient of the largest share of the DfT's £55.6m Rural Bus Subsidy Grant in 2007/08. Authorities receiving £2m or... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Anne Robinson
Friends of the Peak District were appalled to see the development of new road signs to deal with the problems created by satnav, where lorry drivers... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Powers allowing National Park Authorities in England and Wales to ban or restrict road vehicles from particular types of route came into force last... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Cumbria County Council has extended its smartcard-based demand responsive transport service to cover the whole of the South Lakeland area of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A manifesto for saving rural bus services has been published by the environmental transport pressure group the Campaign for Better Transport. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
'The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) and the RAC Foundation have called on all highway authorities in England to begin a programme of... continue
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Regular news
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
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
David Andrews, Sheffield S2
Garrett Emmerson refers ('Road safety - are we measuring the right thing?' LTT 19 Jul) to Britain having "just 45 deaths per 100 million vehicle... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Colin McKenna, chairman of the CSS?Integrated Transport Group: "We welcome the conclusions from the committee on the application of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to regular feature
Rural rail supporters will be comforted by the White Paper's commitment to safeguard the existing passenger rail network for at least the next five... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local authority transport co-ordinators have called on the DfT?to include extra provisions in the Local Transport Bill to facilitate bus network... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Road traffic over the Skye Bridge has grown by approximately 50% since the tolls on the bridge were removed in December 2004 according to a study... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The significant improvement in local road conditions in England since 2000 was sustained in 2006, according to the latest National Road Maintenance... continue
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Regular news
Environmental campaigners have voiced dismay after the Government announced that it would not call a public inquiry to consider Dorset County... continue
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