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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Car traffic in Great Britain last year increased by the largest amount since 2002, by 1.9% to 244.5 billion vehicle miles, according to the DfT. All... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Aberdeenshire Council has given its support to Aberdeen City Council’s plans to change traffic management in the city centre. The draft city... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport Scotland is assessing tenders for a study to help understand how the soon-to-open Borders Railway changes people’s travel behaviour.... continue
Categories: Railways, Rural, Scotland
Local Transport Today
Detail
Car club operator Co-wheels has launched a car club in Dundee with 15 vehicles. An all-electric car club has been launched in St Andrews by the... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Reggie Tricker has joined consultant Arup in its Edinburgh office as a transport planner. He joins from the City of Edinburgh Council, where he was a... continue
Parking Review
Car Crime
Dundee City Council was an early adopter of the Safer Parking Scheme, joining in 2005. This was after the scheme was re-launched, having formerly... continue
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
Parking Review
Parking Policy
Deniz Huseyin
A 10-minute grace period for parking overstays may have become law in England, but both the Welsh and Scottish governments stress they have no plans... continue
Parking Review
Yellow Lines
Best known for the hit single ‘Silver Machine’, Hawkwind have been playing their brand of hypnotic ‘space rock’ for over 40... continue
Categories: enforcement, Scotland
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Scottish Government has made no progress towards its target of 10% of all trips to be by bicycle by 2020, according to the Committee on Climate... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Scottish Government has announced a further £10m for active travel in 2015/16, taking total active travel expenditure up to £36m, a... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport has given more detail about  the £30m Strathclyde bus investment programme, a component of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Dundee City Council is to establish a public social partnership (PSP) to deliver public transport services in the city.  PSPs allow the public... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Glasgow’s bike hire scheme registered 48,594 rentals between its launch on the 24 June last year and 1 March, according to the city council.... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Andrew Fraser, Stirling FK8
Speed cameras are effective, safety researchers tell the police (ibid). So that’s all right then; or is it? I don’t think it is. Just... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
The City of Edinburgh Council is in talks with outdoor advertising firm JCDecaux about establishing a bike hire scheme for the Scottish... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Transport Scotland has signed a long-term deal with train builder Hitachi Rail Europe for 70 electric multiple unit trains which will operate on the... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The City of Edinburgh Council plans to spend over £4m on cycling in 2015/16. The capital budget will be £3.5m, of which £2.1m is... continue
Local Transport Today
News
FirstGroup is hoping to launch open access rail services between London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. Having lost out to a Stagecoach/Virgin joint... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport Scotland has launched an engagement exercise with key stakeholders to determine the country’s future transport... continue
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