Latest news:
News category: Funding / Financing

3847 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
City regions mulling how to make the case for "big devolution deals" over August have been advised to be ambitious and go for fiscal powers by... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Heathrow Airport Ltd (HAL) is setting up a £1m fund to support measures to cut airport car travel. Councils and transport operators can bid to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The DfT is in line for a 40% cut in its budget within four years - something the Treasury says can be achieved whilst prioritising transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Chancellor's Productivity Plan sees a key role for roads and rail in increasing the economic output of the workforce by reducing the costs of... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
The Government is to dedicate all vehicle excise duty revenues in England to a new Roads Fund from 2020/21, for investing in the strategic road... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Devon County Council has reported a huge rise in the cost of building a new railway station on the Exeter-Newton Abbot line at Marsh... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
An analysis of the Government's plans to bring the public sector accounts in surplus by 2019/20 suggest that there will be a speeding up of cuts to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Chancellor today announces that future proceeds of vehicle excise duty will be ring-fenced for roads improvements as part of his plan to raise... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Chancellor is reportedly set to use his Wednesday Budget to announce measures on infrastructure to boost Britain's poor productivity as shadow... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Andrew Forster
‘Capital rich, revenue poor’  is an increasingly apt description of the transport funding situation councils in England find... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
The City of Edinburgh Council is exploring how to raise funds to extend its tram line into the north of the city.  The city’s first tram... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Public consultation has begun on North Somerset Council’s plans to restore passenger rail services on the former Portishead branch. Passenger... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council is to strengthen its transport officer structure when the 15-year Capita contract for highways, transport,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport for London collected £130m of contributions towards transport schemes from developers in 2014/15 – the highest ever... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport for London collected £130m of contributions towards transport schemes from developers in 2014/15 – the highest ever... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
Consultants have urged Buckinghamshire County Council to strengthen its team of officers who deal with the highways implications of new developments,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Political leaders in the West Midlands conurbation have endorsed a proposed £1.6bn package of public transport improvements, which they say... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Rhodri Clark
Passenger journeys on Welsh buses reached a record low in 2013/14, according to industry body CPT Cymru.  The long-term decline in bus patronage... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Government is to establish a single panel of experts to assess if areas of the country with city deal infrastructure funds deserve continued... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Bus franchising is risky for councils and will deliver few benefits for passengers, says a new report by the TAS Partnership.  “The... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >