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Local Transport Today
Detail
The DfT has appointed market research consultants TNS Omnibus and BDRC Continental to gauge attitudes towards road investment amongst the public and... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
LONDON MAYOR Boris Johnson’s proposal to ban cyclists from wearing earphones appeared to hit a brick wall this week with the DfT  saying... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Young people will determine whether peak car theory turns out to be correct, according to a report for the House of Commons transport committee. Peak... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Andrew Forster
Viewers of the BBC’s This Week late night political programme last week may have been extremely wary of getting on a bike the next morning.... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Have you ever had a visit from a personal travel planner? No? Well, if your doorbell rings next summer (and you live in England), there’s a... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Andrew Forster
Transport for London has unveiled a new design of junction to boost cycling safety. But the plans have been overshadowed by five cyclist fatalities... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport for London is stepping up a travel demand management (TDM) programme to try and alter travel behaviours at the busiest times of day, during... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
 At LTT’s conference last week on Local Enterprise Partnerships, Buckinghamshire LEP chair Alex Pratt ably demonstrated that some in the... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Robert Davies, Road Danger Reduction Forum
Last year the DfT ministers for cycling and road safety sparked outrage by suggesting that the Dutch had an inferior cycling safety record compared... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Alex Veitch has been elected chair of travel behaviour change organisation ACT Travelwise, after a period serving as interim chair following Colin... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to feature
When it comes to sustainable travel, first thoughts may not turn to marketing and communications. That’s understandable; most Local Sustainable... continue
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Sub story to feature
Jon Parker, director of Integrated Transport Planning Limited (ITP)
In 2007/08 I was fortunate to lead a dedicated research team* that undertook a major study on behalf of the Department for Transport (DfT) examining... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
The late summer and autumn of 2013 has seen residential personalised travel planning (PTP) take place in a number of local communities across... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to feature
Thomas Stokell, director and Sama Alyasiri, head of projects, Challenge for Change
The term ‘behaviour change’ is not a new one. Coined in 1975 by Martin Fishbein and later developed by Icek Ajzen, behaviour change... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to feature
Freddie Talberg, chief executive officer, PIE Mapping
There is a certain inevitability for Local Sustainable Transport Funding (LSTF) schemes to focus on the obvious – reducing car travel,... continue
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Sub story to feature
TfGM is providing training for Jobcentre Plus staff and Prime Work Programme contractors to ensure that they are fully aware of new journey planning... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
Lynn Sloman, Director of Transport for Quality of Life
I recently had the pleasurable, but daunting, experience of being commissioned to prepare a sustainable travel ‘blueprint’ for the city... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A coroner has urged Transport for London to review the  use of unbordered blue strips of carriageway to mark out sections of the capital’s... continue
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Letters to the editor
Malcolm Heymer, Traffic management adviser, Alliance of British Drivers, Dereham Norfolk NR20
So Brighton and Hove Council, together with other organisations promoting 20mph speed limits across that city, believe there is “masses of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Motorists caught exceeding 20mph speed limits could be sent on speed awareness courses under new speed enforcement guidelines published by the... continue
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