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Local Transport Today
In brief
Glasgow City Council is calling on the Scottish Government to simplify procedures for implementing bus Quality Contracts. Glasgow is a member of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Supporters of active travel are pressing the Scottish and Welsh governments to make 20mph the default speed limit for restricted roads – roads... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Scottish Government is being urged to adopt a scenario-based approach to forecasting future travel demand.  In a new report for the Scottish... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
South-east Scotland’s regional transport partnership, SEStran, has solved a problem that could have undermined the region’s new real-time... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Dundee City Council is to consult on implementing 20mph limits in the city just months after the council rejected the idea saying lower limits were... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
The City of Edinburgh Council has appointed consultant KPMG to conduct a report into the boardroom unrest at Lothian Buses, the Scottish... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Air Passenger Duty (APD) could be levied at differential rates within England, the UK Government has announced, in an effort to placate airports... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Hitrans, the Highlands and Islands Transport Partnership, is commissioning a new study into the potential for rail to transport timber from forestry... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Cycling levels in Scotland went up by 32% between 2003 and 2013, according to a new report from Cycling Scotland. By 2013 cycling as the main mode of... continue
Categories: Cycling, Scotland
Parking Review
Parking Policy
Patrick McDonnell
Sandra White MSP is preparing to put forward proposals for a responsible parking bill in the Scottish Parliament. The bill would enforce restrictions... continue
Parking Review
Operational
Patrick McDonnell
Income from penalty charge notices (PCNs) issued in Glasgow has increased by around 10% between April 2013 and March last year. These figures were... continue
Parking Review
Operational
Patrick McDonnell
Nursing staff have collected thousands of signatures on a petition calling for more parking provision at the soon to be opened £842m South... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Almost half of Scotland’s electric vehicle charging points did not charge a single vehicle in the month of August last year, according to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Councillors in Glasgow have approved a plan to give pedestrians and cyclists greater priority in the city centre.  The proposals will see a... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Aberdeen City Council is to commission a study into rapid transit systems for the city. The context for the cross-city connections study is the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Efforts to encourage active travel in Scotland are being complicated by the huge number of organisations involved and the failure to give councils... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Andrew Forster
Jim Murphy, Scottish Labour’s new leader, has pledged support for Glasgow Crossrail, a new line that would connect routes from the west and... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Transport Scotland is preparing a Scottish rail freight strategy. A draft is expected to be released for consultation this summer.... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Scottish Government is considering new legislation to make  statutory bus quality partnerships more like those in England. Transport... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Scotland’s infrastructure minister Keith Brown (pictured, centre) was on hand to witness the completion of track laying last week on Network... continue
Categories: Railways, Scotland
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