Latest news:
Media monitor: Issue 444 4 Jun 2006

Add a comment

Share this article:

More articles like this...
Pricing / Charging / Tolling, All of UK

Readers attack 'Orwellian' nature of Government's road pricing plan

After Douglas Alexander reaffirmed that the Government is committed to the introduction of nationwide road pricing (LTT 18 May), the media debate about the merits (or otherwise) of road user charging rumbled on throughout May, largely in the form of reader letters and pieces from non-motoring columnists.

On 12 May, for example, The Daily Express ran two readers' letters on the subject. Under the heading "Have ministers declared war on the motorist?" one Express reader said, "We...

Add a comment

Join Local Transport Today subscribers and read this article in full...

Local Transport Today

1 Year

2 Year

Save 10%

3 Year

Save 15%

 

£140

 

£252

 

£357

+£4 VAT

+£7.20 VAT

+£10.20 VAT


Local Transport Today is dedicated to providing you with
detailed knowledge: essential to informed transport planning and project delivery.
All annual subscriptions include a 1 user licence for TransportXtra
Local Transport Today

 


 

TransportXtra only

An online-only subscription to TransportXtra  works out at less than £7.50 per month for all the latest issues and transport intelligence.
Subscribe or view multi-user packages.

 £90 + VAT

Not ready to subscribe? Take a 2 week free trial