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Local Transport Today
In brief
The London Borough of Ealing is trialing a new lorry safety system that can detect cyclists and pedestrians 360 degrees around the vehicle while... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Cycling remains a minority activity in Scotland, accounting for just 1.3% of trips and way off the 10% target set by ministers for 2020, data... continue
Categories: Cycling, Scotland
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Some measures implemented in to boost cycle safety in the capital may actually do little good, Boris Johnson believes. “It is easy to put in... 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
Some of the best examples of cycling infrastructure in London were highlighted at the ‘Cycling and walking infrastructure that works’... 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
Letters to the editor
In the current edition of LTT, Robert Davis asks whether a “who kills whom” indicator might be of value in road safety (‘If we want... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philip Sulley, Maidstone, Kent ME18
I agree with Phil Goodwin’s concerns over the DfT’s forecasts both for cycling and also for general traffic (‘What knowledge lies... continue
Local Transport Today
John Dales
John Dales
Do you ever just sit, or stand, and watch people go by? If you don’t, you should. If you do, maybe you should do it some more. The life of a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
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
Analysis
Andrew Forster
Local authorities and Local Enterprise Partnerships across England are gearing up for the biggest shake-up in years to how local transport is funded.... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A “high profile” cycling champion is to be appointed in the West Midlands conurbation to help boost cycle trips. The proposal is included... continue
Categories: Cycling, West Midlands
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
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
The astute Times reporter Philip Pank wrote last week ‘Funding cuts fear as cycling is forecast to drop’. The funding cuts were not in... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Bath and North East Somerset Council has awarded German bike hire firm Nextbike a contract to operate a public bike hire scheme in Bath.  The... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Brian Dalton, Purley, Surrey CR8
I was interested by the article on a proposed cycleway parallel to HS2 (‘Consultants invited to design a cycleway to parallel HS2 route’... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
South Yorkshire Integrated Transport Authority has endorsed the idea of banning bicycles from the new tram-train vehicles that will operate between... 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
Sub story to feature
Daniel Godfrey, principal transport planner, URS
Putting together a Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) programme has a lot in common with making a giant cake. Some ingredients are required in... continue
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