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Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Government and local authorities should do more to encourage the establishment of urban consolidation centres to reduce the number of road... continue
Local Transport Today
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The Government has left the door ajar for Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s proposal to take over the management of all rail stations in... continue
Local Transport Today
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Network Rail has scrapped its timetable for electrifying the main Transpennine railway between Manchester, Leeds and York, pending clarification of... continue
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
Local Transport Today
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
Local Transport Today
People/people
Stuart Westgate has joined HS2 Ltd as programme development director (internal sponsor) from KPMG where he spent four years as director of major... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
An interview with shadow transport secretary Michael Dugher in the New Statesman magazine generated some interest in other media outlets primarily... continue
Local Transport Today
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
Media monitor
Rik Thomas
THE COUNTRY’S media congregated at North Greenwich last week for the launch of the Government’s The pathway to driverless cars report on... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Rik Thomas
The West Yorkshire region has been looking hard at the introduction of smartcard public transport ticketing for some 10-15 years, John Henkel, acting... 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
Letters to the editor
Tiffany Lynch, Tonbridge, Kent TN9
It’s interesting that one of the authors of the Institute of Economic Affairs’ report on converting railways to busways is regular LTT... 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
Scotland’s infrastructure minister Keith Brown (pictured, centre) was on hand to witness the completion of track laying last week on Network... continue
Categories: Railways, Scotland
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
Regular news
The London Borough of Hounslow is investigating converting a freight-only railway in west London into a Docklands Light Railway-type operation to... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
David Strahan is stepping down as chief executive of Translink, Northern Ireland’s state-owned public transport operator, at the end of... 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
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