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Local Transport Today
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Lee Baker
City regions mulling how to make the case for "big devolution deals" over August have been advised to be ambitious and go for fiscal powers by... continue
Local Transport Today
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Leeds City Council wants to build a compressed natural gas (CNG) filling station to kickstart the market for CNG-fuelled vehicles in the city.... continue
Local Transport Today
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Leeds City Council is improving the city’s first bus-based park-and-ride site and drawing up plans for a second site.  The council says... continue
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Detail
The DfT and Transport for the North have awarded a £1.3m contract to a Mouchel/Hyder joint venture to study the viability of a new high... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Campaign group the Alliance of British Drivers has accused charity 20’s Plenty for Us of “hot air of the worst kind” for suggesting... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Idris Francis, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32
As long ago as 1791 Tom Paine set out in The Rights of Man one of the most important principles of freedom and democracy, yet one that campaign group... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The transport secretary believes that cost estimates of rail upgrade schemes are unreliable and he put electrification projects on ice to avoid a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has fended off claims that either he knew that the electrification programme was off-track before the General... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
The city of York Council’s new Conservative/Liberal Democrat administration has asked officers to estimate the cost of removing the signed-only... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Transport consultant Fore Consulting is opening an office in Newcastle to complement its office in Leeds. Fore was established in 2011 and now... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government is considering the case for renaming the A1(M) north of Leeds as the M1.  ... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Transport for the North is to be given the statutory responsibility to promote improved transport connectivity across northern England, including to... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
West Yorkshire Combined Authority has scrapped plans to appoint a director of transport. “The senior management structure originally envisaged... continue
Local Transport Today
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The West Yorkshire Combined Authority has warned of possible delays to delivering some of the schemes in the West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund... continue
Local Transport Today
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Councils and local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) are considering commissioning a study into improving transport links between central Lancashire and... continue
Local Transport Today
News
FirstGroup has won a five-year contract to operate services to the University of York, ousting current incumbent Transdev. The contract includes a... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Harrogate Borough Council has awarded Liftshare a five-year contract worth £28,142 for the supply of a car sharing scheme. The company began... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Councillors in Northumberland have approved a £200,000 cut to the council’s £2.4m tendered services budget for bus services. The... continue
Local Transport Today
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The Government is committed to delivering the full Y network of HS2, transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin has said. “HS2 is now a manifesto... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Bus passenger numbers in York are continuing to grow, according to figures supplied to the city council by operators. Patronage has risen from 14.1... continue
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