New Welsh transport minister signals watering down of Sloman roads policy

New Welsh transport minister signals watering down of Sloman roads policy

Rhodri Clark

Newly appointed Welsh transport minister Ken Skates has said that one of the new criteria which Welsh road schemes must meet has caused difficulties. Skates was appointed Cabinet Secretary for North Wales and... continue

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Enroute launches sustainable transport strategy

Transport research and advocacy group Enroute has launched its strategy for 2024-25 to build the case for sustainable transport investment and usage. The Community Interest Company (CIC) was initially established as Sustainable Transport Midlands (STM) in mid-2021, before undergoing a rebranding in... continue

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CILT UK aims to ‘Professionalise the Profession’

CILT UK aims to ‘Professionalise the Profession’

A strategy for ‘Professionalising the Profession’ has been published by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT UK). This will recognise and celebrate the... continue

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Hickman appointed new CEO of RoSPA

Hickman appointed new CEO of RoSPA

Becky Hickman has been promoted to the role of Chief Executive at The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Hickman,... continue

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Rodoulis is head of Bus Centre of Excellence

Rodoulis is head of Bus Centre of Excellence

Stelios Rodoulis has been appointed Head of Bus Centre of Excellence at the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transport. He takes over from Sharon Kindleysides, who was... continue

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Buro Happold gives mobility role to Downer

Buro Happold gives mobility role to Downer

Ed Downer has joined consultants and engineers Buro Happold as Transport and Mobility Associate. Prior to a four-month career break, he spent nearly seven years as... continue

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Strategy role for Mills at combined authority

Christopher Mills is new Transport Strategy and Planning Programme Manager Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority. He was previously Mobility and Transport Discipline Director at Buro Happold for a year, prior to which he spent three years as Senior Associate Strategy and Planning at... continue

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Frost is elected policy director at TPS

Mark Frost of Fern Consulting Services has been elected new Policy Director at the Transport Planning Society (TPS). He is sharing the post with Steer’s Lisa Martin.... continue

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Starmer pledges more transport devolution as Labour expects big gains

Starmer pledges more transport devolution as Labour expects big gains

Expecting big gains in council seats next month, Labour launched its local election campaign fronted by leader Sir Keir Starmer and his deputy in the West Midlands just before Easter, promising more support on devolved policy initiatives in areas like local transport... continue

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Changes planned to transport decision making to meet climate resilience

Changes planned to transport decision making to meet climate resilience

Peter Stonham

The Department for Transport has promised to embed consideration of... continue

11 Apr 2024Local Transport Today News
Pre-scrutiny of plans called for by PAC chair amid concerns on waste

Pre-scrutiny of plans called for by PAC chair amid concerns on waste

Peter Stonham

Concerns at the need for greater scrutiny over public expenditure... continue

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Transport planners examine merit of DfT ‘driver-friendly’ rules

Senior transport and traffic professionals have given their forthright reactions to the tranche of new traffic guidance introduced by the Government just before Easter in support of its Plan for Drivers. The range of new notices and regulations was covered in the last issue of LTT including... continue

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Government gets Parliament approval of new NNNP

Peter Stonham

The Government has obtained the required Parliamentary approval of the new National Networks National Policy statement (NNNPS), after a thinly attended short 90-minute debate just before the Easter recess. There was some criticism from the few MPs who spoke, including Labour Shadow Transport... continue

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PATROL launches new Driving Improvement Award

PATROL launches new Driving Improvement Award

Parking and Traffic Regulations Outside London (PATROL) has launched the Driving Improvement Award, a new competition recognising local authority communication activities. The... continue

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Taking a stand against Blue Badge fraud

Taking a stand against Blue Badge fraud

Tom Gallagher

The National Blue Badge Day of Action is a critical initiative uniting all UK councils in a unified commitment to... continue

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