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The Highways Agency has just awarded corporate consultant The Storytellers a £16,667 contract under the title ‘Company name... continue
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The DfT is scrapping the system of type approval for traffic control equipment such as traffic lights and variable message signs. The current system... continue
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Blackburn with Darwen Council has appointed consultant Capita to oversee the technology aspects of the £40m Pennine Reach project to improve... continue
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The Government's recent announcement of plans to introduce ‘cycle streets’ (LTT 15 May) drove some readers of The Bristol Post into a... continue
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Polls suggest that UKIP stands a chance of beating Labour in the elections to the European Parliament tomorrow, on a platform of slashing fuel duty,... continue
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Local authorities in England and the Highways Agency spent £3.5bn on road maintenance in 2012/13, according to DfT figures. Of the total,... continue
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Local authorities in England and the Highways Agency spent £3.5bn on road maintenance in 2012/13, according to DfT figures. Of the total,... continue
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West Berkshire Council is to allocate £522,000 from its balances to repair flood-damaged roads because the extra DfT grant it has received is... continue
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Powys County Council plans to use traffic regulation orders (TROs) to permanently suspend rights for motor vehicles to use two Byways open to all... continue
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A borough-wide 20mph speed limit will be implemented in Lewisham if Steve Bullock is returned as the borough’s directly elected mayor in this... continue
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Hampshire County Council is planning to add three villages to its 20mph limit pilot programme, which already includes nine residential areas.... continue
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East Lothian Council is to pilot signed-only 20mph speed limits in parts of three towns: Tranent, Cockenzie and North Berwick.&n... continue
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An administrative muddle led to thousands of drivers receiving penalty charge notices (PCNs) for disobeying a traffic restriction in York city... continue
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The DfT is to permit a new design of road crossing, similar to a zebra, that will allow cyclists to cross without having to dismount from their... continue
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The DfT is to ban the installation of new Pelican pedestrian crossings – but the decision does not spell the end for crossings with the... continue
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Stricter rules for the use of brown tourist signs are to be introduced in England.  Visit Scotland and the Welsh Tourist Board already have to... continue
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Councils will no longer need a traffic order (TOs) to amend or introduce new yellow line restrictions, under proposed reforms.  “Removing... continue
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Drivers could be banned from overtaking cyclists on some streets under DfT proposals to create a new concept of ‘Cycle... continue
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Local authorities will not have to light any signs in 20mph speed limit/zone areas under proposed rule changes announced by the DfT.   The... continue
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Major reforms to Britain’s road traffic sign rules have been unveiled by the Government.  The changes introduce a host of new signs,... continue
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