Latest news:
News category: Funding / Financing

3732 results from all titles

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
In brief
The Government is to review the level of grant for electric and other ultra-low emission cars. Since 2011 the Plug-in car grant has offered 25% off... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Local authorities can make long-term financial savings if they borrow to fund major programmes of road maintenance investment, says a new guide... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Cornwall Council has warned about a shortfall in revenue funding for routine road maintenance. “It is clear that the Government is relying on... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
Jim Murphy, Scottish Labour’s new leader, has pledged support for Glasgow Crossrail, a new line that would connect routes from the west and... 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
Local Transport Today
In brief
Electrification of the London Paddington to Oxford line is behind schedule and electric trains may not commence next year as planned, according to... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Local Transport Today
Transport featured prominently at last week’s board meeting of the Lancashire Local Enterprise Partnership. Members discussed plans to create a... continue
Local Transport Today
News
The Greater London Authority (GLA) expects to raise £223.5m from a business rates supplement in 2015/16 for the east-west Crossrail... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Go-Ahead results for the first six months to 27 December of 2014/15 record improvements in bus performance but a downturn in rail. Group revenue was... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
John W E Helm
The fare-paying rail passenger continues to shoulder an increasing proportion of the full cost of his or her ticket, while the proportion funded by... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Deniz Huseyin
Not surprisingly, the dominant topics of conversation at this year’s Smarter Travel were how the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) had... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
A blueprint for a major devolution of funding to local government in England has been published by the Independent Commission on Local Government... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Deniz Huseyin
The government’s plan to spend more than £15bn on road schemes has been described as a retrograde step by former transport minister... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Government plans to create 100,000 cut-price homes for first-time buyers risks creating a shortfall in local transport infrastructure, the British... continue
Local Transport Today
Interview
John Davies is one of many British Rail managers who left the industry in the 1990s. He left despite – or perhaps because of – his... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Five National Parks are to share £2.7m of DfT grant to develop cycling facilities. Norfolk and Suffolk Broads will receive £715,000;... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Unsupportive councils, flawed grant regimes, and inadequate infrastructure are among the barriers to moving more freight in Scotland by rail, a... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Transport projects have secured a share of the £1bn Local Growth Fund grant awarded by the Government last week. The funding for... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Suffolk County Council is to press the Highways Agency to fund a road costing at least £100m to ease congestion on the A12 in Lowestoft.... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >