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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
New speed limit enforcement guidelines issued by the Association of Chief Police Officers have been welcomed by the Association of British... continue
Categories: Road safety, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Norfolk County Council has ruled out introducing area-wide 20mph speed limits in its urban areas, saying they deliver little benefit in terms of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
CYcle campaigners are calling on councils to promote night-time deliveries in urban areas. This follows the news that the number of cyclists killed... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Malcolm Heymer, Traffic management adviser, Alliance of British Drivers, Dereham, Norfolk NR20
Professor Stephen Stradling claims that drivers with penalty points for speeding are twice as likely to be involved in an accident than those without... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Norman Baker has asked the Association of Chief Police Officers to rewrite its guidance on 20mph enforcement to bringing it into line with... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents is seeking examples of public health and road safety professionals working together to improve... continue
Categories: Road safety, All of UK
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The City of London wants to change freight delivery patterns to cut congestion and improve road safety and air quality.  Among measures being... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Boris Johnson has ruled out banning lorries from parts of London at particular times of day.  He told the London Assembly last week that the... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Stephen Stradling, Professor emeritus, Transport Research Institute, Edinburgh Napier University, Timperley WA15
So, only a partial rehabilitative effect from Chris Huhne’s incarceration. In an opinion piece in The Guardian newspaper the former energy and... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Naomi Baster, policy and research officer at PACTS, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety, is leaving to join Transport for... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Welsh transport minister Edwina Hart has asked to see evidence about the road safety benefits of speed cameras.  Representatives from the Welsh... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Scottish Government may raise the speed limit for lorries on single carriageway sections of the A9 between Perth and Inverness in response to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
London’s cycling commissioner Andrew Gilligan has voiced fears that the huge public discussion about cyclist safety could be putting a brake on... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Boris Johnson is to consult on introducing a “substantial” charge on heavy good vehicles operating in the capital without basic safety... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Eight cities and four national parks in England will share £94m of DfT funding?over the next two years to boost cycling. In a clear sign of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A?Labour Government would place new duties on local authorities in England to support walking and cycling.  Shadow transport secretary Maria... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Morten Welde, Norway
Phil Goodwin’s comment on cycling in the 17 May edition (I’m afraid the issues have been piling up on my desk for a while) coincides with... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
More cash for cycling, reforms to Bus Service Operators Grant, and a new push for road pricing are among the policy priorities likely to be... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Large falls in the numbers of people killed and seriously injured on the roads in the first three months of the year are likely to be due to the... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Idris Francis, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32
Professor Allsop’s estimates of the benefits of speed cameras on cutting collisions fail on at least four counts the ‘Does it make... continue
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