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Local Transport Today
Regular news
Pressure group the Campaign for Better Transport has launched a consultation on its unofficial version of the DfT’s modelling guidance for... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
  Richard Smith has set up Action Streets Ltd, a ‘sustainable transport’ and streets consultancy. He was previously head of business... continue
Local Transport Today
Comment
Peter Stonham
PUBLIC TRANSPORT and the non-motorised modes have long traded on their green credentials and the lower carbon emissions that attend to journeys on... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Blackpool City Council is working with transport data aggregator Placr to produce a sustainable transport app for smartphones. Jonathan Raper,... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Councillors on Merseytravel have ordered the end of an  arrangement that has seen the Integrated Transport Authority fund the managing... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Bike hire schemes, smartcard ticketing, and personal travel planning projects across England are among the initiatives that will be funded from the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is setting up a social enterprise company to deliver ‘green’ transport initiatives. The community... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Miles Logie, Director, Minnerva, Hitchin, Herts SG5
Recent editions of LTT (11 May & 8 Jun) have given some prominence to the latest DfT guidance on approaches to modelling the set of transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
David Metz, Centre for Transport Studies, University College London, London WC1E
You report the intention of the Campaign for Better Transport to prepare alternative guidance on ‘smarter choice’ travel behaviour change... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Transport minister Norman Baker this week announced the award of £113m to 30 local authority transport packages that aim to boost economic... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Chas Ball
Following up your piece “Frustration as DfT retains negative remarks in ‘smarter choices’ guide” (LTT 11 May), Carplus has... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
England’s core cities have welcomed the Government’s decision to give them more flexibility in spending their Local Sustainable Transport... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Three new directors were appointed to the board of ACT TravelWise at the organisation’s annual general meeting in March. Alison Picket from... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Liftshare.com, Cambridgeshire County Council, Devon County Council, Ghent City Council, Octopus Plan and TaxiTub have been selected as finalists for... continue
Local Transport Today
John Dales
John Dales
If you blinked over the past fortnight you could have missed any one (or all) of a number of transport-related policy statements and utterances that... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Meera Rambissoon has been appointed campaigns manager of Greener Journeys, the UK bus and coach industry’s campaign to encourage people to... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Sally Herbert has been appointed Local Sustainable Transport Fund programme manager at Tyne and Wear’s local transport plan core team. Herbert... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Cycling and freight groups this week gave a lukewarm welcome to Scottish transport minister Keith Brown’s announcement of how the first tranche... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Plans to reduce car dependency in and around Whitby and Harrogate will be submitted to the DfT next month by North Yorkshire County Council. The... continue
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