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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lorries cover just a third of the costs they impose on society, according to a new analysis commissioned by environmental and rail freight... continue
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Secondary stories
The Government has dropped plans to reduce rail service frequencies where demand is low in the north of England but is to press ahead with... continue
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Media monitor
Rik Thomas
With the General Election a matter of weeks, rather than months, away, media interest in the transport policies of the various parties has noticeably... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Tom Van Vuren
How will abundant new data allow us to explore travel behaviour in more depth? Can we find find correlations that previously were invisible? As... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Tom Van Vuren
On 4 June 2015 we will mark the 10th birthday of Modelling World, nee the Transport Modelling Forum. And yes, from its 2006 conception I expected... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Welsh Government has confirmed that the financial case for a new four-year contract for intra-Wales flights did not take into account how... continue
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Viewpoint
Rachel Aldred, University of Westminster
I’m currently working on the ‘Near Miss Project’, which looks at how everyday non-injury incidents affect cyclists. The level of... continue
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Detail
The DfT has appointed consultant SYSTRA to provide quality assurance and peer review of the value of travel time savings research project being... continue
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Main editorial comment
The issues thrown up by this week’s decision of the Transport for London board to authorise a massive investment in cycle superhighways are so... continue
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Letters to the editor
Brian Dalton
I was reading about the negative cost benefits of the Elephant & Castle project (‘Journey delays give Elephant & Castle makeover a... continue
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In brief
In our 9 January issue we reported that the DfT was seeking feedback on a spreadsheet tool for calculating the cost:benefit ratio of active travel... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Driverless cars should prompt a review of proposals to expand road capacity or public transport, according to a new report. The continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
A SCHEME to transform the northern roundabout at Elephant & Castle in south London into a pedestrian-friendly environment has a negative... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A high-speed rail station in Stoke-on-Trent would deliver far greater economic benefits than a parkway station at Crewe, according to a study by... 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
Regular news
The DfT has given an update on its research project to review the value of travel time for use in appraisal.  The project is being undertaken by... continue
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News extra
Andrew Forster
It’s been a long time coming but finally, just before Christmas, the DfT published its National Policy Statement (NPS) on national networks,... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
The practicality and value of conducting large numbers of context-specific appraisals on the economic impacts of transport projects is questioned in... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
More context-specific appraisals of transport projects would give better insights into their likely economic impacts, according to the report for the... continue
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Andrew Forster
New guidance for transport project promoters on how they should present and assess the economic impacts of their schemes is to be prepared by the... continue
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