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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg today pushes for electrified cross-Pennine links to shorten journey times and banish "ancient, decrepit... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Local Transport Today
This week’s report from Sir David Higgins has once again enlivened the debate over whether or not we should be investing major sums in... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Stuart Porter
Transport for London is consulting until 7 December on plans to extend the Bakerloo Line further south of the Thames. Its website shows that it is... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philip Bisatt
I refer to your article on the front page of the last issue regarding the anticipated abandonment of proposals for an HS2 station at Toton and likely... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
A meeting of London's leaders today explores the case for granting more power to London, as a think-tank highlights how the capital's dependence upon... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Andrew Forster
Transport for London and Network Rail have identified a preferred route alignment for Crossrail 2, the project to connect the railways of south-west... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Worcestershire County Council is consulting on plans for a Worcestershire Parkway railway station situated at Norton, where the Worcester-Oxford... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Funds earmarked for a road improvement in east London could be switched to deliver a rail project in the same area, according to the London Borough... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Critics of HS2 have accused the scheme’s promoters of flouting parliamentary procedure by initiating the procurement process before the project... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has awarded rail freight operators just over £765,000 of Sustainable Distribution Fund grant to keep goods on the railways between now... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Government has endorsed plans for a major upgrade to TransPennine rail links between Manchester and Leeds as the first part of plans to improve... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
The Government this week ordered reviews into the location of proposed high-speed rail stations in Leeds and the East Midlands, following a review of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Deniz Huseyin
Demand quickly outweighed supply when a 380-space cycle hub was installed on Platform 11 at Paddington Station last year. Within weeks of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
John W E Helm
The National Audit Office has given the DfT the stamp of approval for managing five major rail infrastructure projects, but also notes that there is... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Rail Settlement Plan Ltd, the company representing UK rail operators, has awarded Ecebs a contract to provide technology and back office transaction... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Consultant SYSTRA is working with Network Rail to assist the Government’s investigations of priorities for electrifying rail lines in the north... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Richard Workman, Carmarthenshire Council’s director of technical services, has been appointed chair of Traveline Cymru’s board, replacing... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Rik Thomas
THE REPORT advocating an ‘HS3’ high-speed rail network in the north of England (p3) was given a huge amount of coverage in the media... continue
Local Transport Today
Viewpoint
Stephen Joseph
In the wake of the Scottish referendum, there is renewed interest in devolving decision-making within England. This is a cross-party consensus, with... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
London First chief executive Baroness Jo Valentine has been appointed a non-executive director of HS2 Ltd, along with Christine Emmett and Neil... continue
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