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Local Transport Today
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Plans to introduce the UK’s first bus Quality Contract Scheme in Tyne and Wear were scrutinised by a Quality Contract Scheme board last month.... continue
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This content is part of the feature: Rooney weighs the evidence for Tyne & Wear’s pioneering bus QC Under cross-examination, Tobyn... continue
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This content is part of the feature: Rooney weighs the evidence for Tyne & Wear’s pioneering bus QC Gunnar Niels, a partner at... continue
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Letters to the editor
Roger Sexton, Nottingham NG1
I do not think that Roger Sexton and/or smartphones are a substitute for smartcard Oyster-style ‘ticketing’ (“‘Are smartcards... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has launched a statutory post-implementation review of the Mandatory Travel Concessions (England) Regulation 2011. The regulations confirmed... continue
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Bus operator First has announced a price freeze for the majority of its passengers in York, together with a wider range of discounted tickets for... continue
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Regulated rail fares in England outside London and Merseyside will rise 1% next January – in line with the retail price index for July –... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The bus market in the West Midlands conurbation has striking differences with two of the conurbations that are actively investigating Quality... continue
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Gloucestershire County Council is to consult on its public transport expenditure as funding pressures on the council grow. The council currently... continue
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The West Yorkshire Combined Authority is to extend its concessionary travel scheme from 1 November to all 16-18 year olds who are resident within the... continue
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In brief
The Competition and Markets Authority is consulting on extending the block exemption from UK competition law for multi-operator ticketing in public... continue
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Secondary stories
Transport for Greater Manchester this week terminated its contract with Atosto design, build and operate an Oyster-style smartcard for the... continue
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Regular news
Lee Baker
Transport for the North is to be given the statutory responsibility to promote improved transport connectivity across northern England, including to... continue
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Lee Baker
Tessa Jowell, the former Labour cabinet member who is the favourite to become the party's candidate for the Mayor of London, today urges a review of... continue
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In brief
A smartcard ticket is being explored for public transport on the Shetland Isles. Michael Craigie, lead officer for the Zetrans regional transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
South Yorkshire PTE insisted this week that partnership working with bus operators was the way forward despite figures showing that Sheffield’s... continue
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Regular news
A smartcard developed for the Glasgow subway is to become a smartcard for Scotland’s rail network too. Dan Schoenhofen, ticketing project... continue
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Oxfordshire County Council is to consult next month on plans to cut tendered bus services, as it seeks to reduce the supported transport budget by... continue
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Detail
A merger between the two leading Sheffield taxi companies should create one of the largest taxi firms in the country. City Taxis will take over... continue
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Andrew Forster
The City of Edinburgh Council is in talks with outdoor advertising firm JCDecaux about establishing a bike hire scheme for the Scottish... continue
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