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Local Transport Today
In brief
The University of Plymouth's new transport research centre will be launched on the 24th of this month. The Centre for Sustainable Transport is led by... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
A distance-learning based MBA in transport strategy and management is to be launched in January by the Aberdeen Business School of Robert Gordon... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Rik Thomas
The year 2007 looks set to go down in history as something of a landmark 12 months for UK street design. The Government's Manual for Streets guidance... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
David Begg has been appointed a visiting professor at the University of Plymouth. Begg is chairman of Tube Lines and a non-executive director of... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Yorkshire and Humber Assembly has commissioned JMP Consulting and the Stockholm Environment Institute at the University of York to identify ways... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Carbon dioxide emissions from freight transport in the UK are likely to continue rising over the next ten years according to new research. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Universities have voiced concern about the future of the Masters courses in transport amid fears that a move to make degrees comparable across the EU... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Consultant TRL's programme development director Glyn Rhys-Tyler has left to carry out research for a PhD at Newcastle University.... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A continuing road construction programme is vital to ensuring the UK's economic prosperity because new roads help to break local monopolies, drive... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The prevalence of obesity could be dramatically reduced and carbon dioxide emissions could be significantly cut if policy-makers did more to... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Charles Rice has been appointed chairman of the Transport Research Foundation, taking over from David Hardy, who is retiring. Rice is a former... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
David Quarmby has been elected chair of the Independent Transport Commission, taking over from Patrick Brown. Quarmby is a director and consultant... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Bernard Abrams
Polling shows public and Government confusion about climate change Former environment secretary David Miliband claims that 94% of people in Britain... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Stephen Ison has been appointed professor of transport policy within the Transport Studies Group at Loughborough University. Meanwhile, Marcus Enoch... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Paul Biggs
Geof Butterwick (Letters LTT 21 Jun) seems to have mistaken New Scientist for a peer reviewed journal in his letter attacking me. As a regular... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
<b>Richard Turner</b>, chief executive of the Freight Transport Association and <b>Rodney Kimber</b>, director of science and... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Car technology experts have been invited to submit evidence to the review of low-carbon car technologies ordered by chancellor Gordon Brown. The King... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Kickstart programme that has provided pump-priming resources to new bus services across England and Scotland has been a great success and should... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport for London is stepping up a programme to review the provision of pedestrian guard railing (PGR) on its road network and aims to remove... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Martin Richards, Transport Planning Society, London SW1
Matthew Eastwood (Letters LTT 26 Apr) can be assured that the need for recognition of travel planners is understood by the Transport Planning... continue
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