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664 - 23 January 2015: News
Local Transport Today
John Dales
“No need to worry. They’ll find a way.”
John Dales
My first column of 2015 brings me back to a subject that is very close to my heart and which, frankly, should be very much higher that it is on... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Paul Salveson
There’s a lot going on in the highly-pressurised world of rail franchising. Dutch-owned Abellio is mobilising ‘north of the border’... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Gabriele Schliwa and Benjamin Bell are PhD students at the University of Manchester. James Evans is a senior lecturer in environmental governance at the University of Manchester. Chris Mason is a principal transport officer at Bristol City Council.
Gabriele Schliwa, Benjamin Bell, James Evans & Chris Mason
‘Big data’ can provide valuable information for optimising urban transport planning. Several smartphone apps exist that cyclists can use... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Local Transport Today
Transport for Greater Manchester’s proposal to take over the management of rail stations in the conurbation looks at first glance to have... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
The reverberations of last September’s Scottish independence referendum continue to be felt across the UK but perhaps nowhere more so than in... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Stephen Plowden, London NW1
Glenn Lyons fears that the Government’s road investment strategy is based on the discredited ‘predict and provide’ philosophy... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philip Bisatt, Taunton, Somerset TA1
I refer to your editorial regarding the Government’s rehabilitation of road building across much of the UK (‘Road building... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Dave Holladay, Glasgow
Measures such as low emission zones provide a great stimulus to review the efficiency (and reduce the cost) of city logistics for passenger and... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Richard Pill, Bedfordshire Railways and Transport Association liaison officer, Bedford MK40
Recent headlines on commuter overcrowding, costs and negative experiences of passengers on public transport in general may lead some to a view that... continue