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Local Transport Today
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Climate change fears have  little impact on people’s travel choices, researchers have told the DfT. “CO2 emissions were found to be... continue
Local Transport Today
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Walking and cycling expenditure north of the border could be heavily cut if, as expected, the Scottish Government removes ring-fencing from the... continue
Local Transport Today
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The Welsh Assembly Government is planning to virtually cease funding for local road improvements as it prioritises its reduced budget into walking,... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
With the DfT’s four-year spending deal now in place, last week’s conference on local transport at London’s Embankment was a timely... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Authorities in England are likely to receive all their local transport settlement as grant rather than borrowing approval in a change that was... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT this week published a timetable for developing its key policy priorities including high-speed rail, increasing local authority freedoms and... continue
Local Transport Today
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Low cost travel behaviour change programmes are to be cut back in London following the reduction in general transport grant received from Government.... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
The ACT TravelWise board has organised itself into three team areas. Neil Scales, Tracey Milne and Colin Black will develop strategy, Conrad Jones,... continue
Local Transport Today
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'Sustainable' transport organisation ACT Travelwise has set out ideas for putting travel planning – and the organisation – at the heart... continue
Local Transport Today
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Local Transport Today
Ask travel planners about the current state of their profession and the chances are you will hear despondent tales. Many local authorities in England... continue
Local Transport Today
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A?new?EU-backed network to champion ‘sustainable’ transport policies among public authorities has held its inaugural conference. The... continue
Local Transport Today
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Cuts to concessionary travel, higher motoring taxes and more spending on travel behaviour change policies have been recommended by the Commission for... continue
Local Transport Today
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The DfT plans to establish an expert panel to advise on ‘sustainable’ travel policies. Transport secretary Philip Hammond revealed the... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Will McWilliams
The news announced by local transport minister Norman Baker of a new Local Sustainable Transport Fund (see page 3) will be a step in the right... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Richard Bourn, Jenny Bates, Carl Pittam
Local Transport Today reports that Philip Hammond, the transport secretary, has said that behaviour change will be necessary to deliver a sustainable... continue
Local Transport Today
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Transport minister Norman Baker has revealed the first details of how the DfT intends to shake-up local authority transport funding in England... continue
Local Transport Today
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Travel behaviour change organisation ACT-Travelwise is planning a new web-based resource to highlight the effectiveness of different policies to cut... continue
Local Transport Today
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Transport Secretary Philip Hammond has admitted that technology alone will not be sufficient to deliver a ‘sustainable’ transport system.... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Transport Planning Society is funding a short project into whether ‘sustainable’ transport planning should be led by politicians and... continue
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