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SE councils start discussions on sub-national transport body

22 July 2016
A South East transport body could decide road and rail priorities

©Janine Forbes. Creative Commons
A South East transport body could decide road and rail priorities ©Janine Forbes. Creative Commons
©Robin Webster. Creative Commons
©Robin Webster. Creative Commons


LOCAL AUTHORITIES in South East England are exploring the merits of establishing a statutory sub-national transport body (STB). 

Discussions are at an early stage and the geography has yet to be finalised. The initial thinking is that the body could stretch from Kent in the east to Hampshire in the west. 

Becky Shaw, chief executive of East Sussex County Council, told councillors this week that talks with the DfT had established that the Department was “committed to the creation...

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