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Manchester City Council is to install trixi mirrors at 50 junctions to help drivers of large vehicles such as buses and lorries see cyclists. ... continue
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Regular news
The Chancellor and the Welsh Government this week quashed newspaper reports saying that they are planning to fund a motorway round Newport in South... continue
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Lead Story
The DfT is to set five-year indicative funding allocations for the strategic road network (SRN). The announcement came this week amid speculation... continue
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In brief
The DfT has announced the first ten highway schemes to benefit from the Local Pinch Point Fund. The schemes, which will share £25m of the... continue
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West Yorkshire’s bus operators say they will be happy to talk to Metro and councils about the idea of capturing a proportion of bus fare... continue
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In brief
Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has named the three proposed rail stations that are “frontrunners” to receive a share of Network... continue
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In brief
The European Commission has no plans to investigate if the Welsh Government’s bus subsidy reforms contravene state aid rules. From this week... continue
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The four regional transport consortia in Wales are setting their own rates for the new grant that replaced Bus Service Operators Grant (BSOG) for... continue
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In brief
Bus operators in North Yorkshire and York face a cut of about 10% in concessionary fares reimbursement payments from June as the councils change how... continue
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All the funding offers for transport projects named in the first two rounds of the Government’s Regional Growth Fund remain on the table, the... continue
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Network Rail is adopting a ‘predict and provide’ approach to long-distance rail demand. The approach is explained in a draft report on... continue
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Media monitor
Rik Thomas
In Early April certain sections of the media became rather excited about the prospects of a major road building programme having the potential to... continue
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Viewpoint
Robert Cochrane, Visiting Professor, Imperial College
Derogatory phrases such as “Beeching the Butcher”, or “Beeching’s axe again!” tend to appear whenever there is a... continue
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Letters to the editor
Mike Crowhurst, Garforth, Leeds LS25
It was to be expected that the ‘Beeching 50’ anniversary would produce the recent crop of nostalgic coverage in the broadcast media and... continue
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The way the news of an expanded road programme leaked out through newspapers this week suggests the Government is already thinking about the General... continue
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Passenger Transport Executives have urged the DfT to scrap plans to revise the formula used to distribute funding for small-scale transport schemes... continue
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The DfT has received 170 bids from local highway authorities for its £170m local Pinch Point Fund to improve local roads, according to... continue
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Local Authorities are increasing their highway maintenance budgets and spending a bigger slice of them on preventative repairs, according to a new... continue
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The Government is looking for road tolls to fund between a fifth and a third of the capital costs of the £1.5bn (outturn cost) A14 improvement... continue
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Transport for London will apply next month for powers to build and operate the Northern Line Tube extension to Battersea. Assuming the planning... continue
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