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Business Monitor
ANALYSIS of rail patronage data for the six English PTE areas shows continuing strong growth in patronage levels, according to research undertaken by... continue
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People
Roy Wicks, who retired in march as director general of South Yorkshire PTE, has received an OBE from the Queen. It was awarded to him for his... continue
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Bus News
A new report commissioned by PTEG says that making bus networks simple, frequent and stable could help revive them in city regions outside... continue
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Bus News
First, South Yorkshire PTE and Sheffield City Council have announced that the UK’s first Statutory Quality Partnership scheme that involves two... continue
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Rail News
The expansion of Manchester Metrolink has received final approval from transport secretary Ruth Kelly, who pledged £244m towards it last... continue
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Other Columnist
Peter White
Since the introduction of local bus deregulation outside London in 1986, strikingly different trends have been observed in the six English Passenger... continue
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Other Columnist
A new report drawing on statistics published by Transport for London and the Department for Transport, shows that between 1999/2000 and 2006/07, bus... continue
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Regular News
Stagecoach has announced that it plans to source most of its electricity requirements for its UK operations from renewable energy sources, in a move... continue
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Regular News
Transport minister Rosie Winterton visited Sheffield this week to see first hand how passengers are benefiting from a training and development scheme... continue
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Rail News
By Meera Rambissoon
Merseyrail has criticised cost indications by Network Rail for extensions to its network, as “beyond comprehension” in the approach to... continue
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Bus News
Bus passengers using three key routes in Coventry are to benefit from improvements to bus services thanks to a unique partnership agreement signed... continue
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News Extra
Meera Rambissoon
Merseyrail is unique in many respects. It’s not a franchise, but a 25-year concession. Its electric network runs from a line separate to the... continue
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Bus News
West Yorkshire PTE Metro has announced that earlier this week the two millionth yournextbus real-time bus information text message was delivered.... continue
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Bus News
A new report by the Confederation of Passenger Transport suggests that increasing bus speeds by 10% across 10% of the Liverpool bus network, plus... continue
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Bus News
By Robert Jack
local authorities and PTEs are relishing the prospect of taking up new controls over bus services following publication of the Local Transport Bill... continue
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Letters to the Editor
Well done to Southern Rail for having 63% of their stations accredited with Secure Status (Transit November 2). Although not quite “more than... continue
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Light Rail/Tram News Lead Story
By Meera Rambissoon
Asecond bid for Merseytram is on the horizon after transport secretary Ruth Kelly, said that “if the proposal was resubmitted, there would be... continue
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Bus News
by Andrew Garnett
A LEEDS MP has called on the government to simplify the way in which local authorities can introduce greater regulation of the bus industry and... continue
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Rail News
rail patronage in the West Midlands has risen 6.1% in 2006/07 and is 55% higher than it was 10 years ago, according to statistics in West Midlands... continue
Categories: Growth, Rail, PTEs, West Midlands
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People
West Midlands PTA Centro has appointed Nigel Pennington as rail and rapid transit director. Pennington was previously with for Central Trains for... continue
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