Eastern Highways Alliance invites bids for future framework

On behalf of the Eastern Highways Alliance (EHA), Essex County Council, will be seeking Contractors to undertake Highways Works including Structural Work, Surfacing, Road Works... continue

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17 Jan 2020Parking Review News

New greenspace and wellbeing guide for housing associations

Greenspace and Wellbeing: A Good Practice Guide for Housing Associations, has been published by Linc Cymru in Wales. Housing associations are well placed to help deliver benefits from access to the outdoors and green space, and this guide is a good starting point for housing associations who want... continue

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Sharp rise in fraudulent badge use, reports DfT

Sharp rise in fraudulent badge use, reports DfT

The number of motorists caught fraudulently using Blue Badges in England has increased by 18%, new figures from the government reveal. Almost all prosecutions relating to the illegal use... continue

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How the car made the modern world... and where is it driving next?

How the car made the modern world... and where is it driving next?

The car was the driving force that accelerated the pace of life in the 20th century. This is the central idea of a new exhibition being staged at the V&A in London. The retrospective brings together a selection of cars that have never been on display in the... continue

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Let’s focus on the parking needs of disabled drivers

Let’s focus on the parking needs of disabled drivers

Graham Footer

The Blue Badge scheme was introduced in 1971 as the... continue

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Car-maker provides EV drivers with support

Car-maker provides EV drivers with support

French car-maker Groupe PSA has named Pod Point as the exclusive chargepoint supplier for its Peugeot, Citroën, DS Automobiles and Vauxhall brands in the UK. The... continue

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Chichester unveils EV chargers

Chichester unveils EV chargers

Chichester District Council has purchased and installed new charging points in eight car parks across the district. The... continue

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Rapid charging for high-speed station car park

Rapid charging for high-speed station car park

A rapid electric vehicle (EV) charging hub has been created at High Speed 1’s Stratford International car park in east London. The hub has been created in partnership with... continue

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Hozah parking payment system trialled at Oxford P&R sites

A parking payment system that works through automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) is being trialled at three of Oxford’s park & ride car parks.ODS (Oxford Direct Services), which manages the car parks on behalf of Oxford City Council, has been trialling the Hozah system at the Pear... continue

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16 Jan 2020Parking Review Products & Services

Open data interface for ParkMap cloud service

Buchanan Computing has expanded its ParkMap cloud service with the addition of a web service for the sharing of traffic order data. The service uses an open API (application programming interface) as part of the ParkMap 7 cloud system, which enables local authorities to capture and manage their... continue

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Crawley uses Flowbird MiniPark

Crawley uses Flowbird MiniPark

Crawley Borough Council is using an automatic number plate reading (ANPR) system in one of its town centre car parks.... continue

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Iconic Welbeck multi-storey demolished

Iconic Welbeck multi-storey demolished

A Brutalist car park in central London has been demolished to make way for a luxury hotel. The Welbeck Street multi-storey was built between 1968 and... continue

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SWARCO eVolt expands team

Electric vehicle charging business SWARCO eVolt has expanded its sales and account management team. Two key account managers have been appointed to support its business development strategy in specific areas. Jamie Brockway joins SWARCO eVolt from its sister business APT Skidata, to support the... continue

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Let’s be street smart

Let’s be street smart

Joe Wills

With changing travel trends and technologies placing growing... continue

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End your fascination with road user charges, Cambs tells city

End your fascination with road user charges, Cambs tells city

Andrew Forster

Cambridgeshire County Council’s leader has called on... continue

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TfL consults on SE London cycle route

Transport for London is seeking views on the first phase of a new four-mile cycleway between Greenwich and Woolwich in southeast London. The works include a two-way fully segregated 1.5-mile route between Charlton and Woolwich along the A206 Woolwich Road, extended bus lanes, six new pedestrian... continue

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NR reveals cost of foot crossing inquiry

Network Rail spent more than £70,000 on external legal support to fight the reopening a foot crossing on a Welsh branch line that would have cost to  £203,000 to install and maintain over 20 years. The legal costs are, however, only a fraction of the costs Network Rail has incurred... continue

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New framework for capital road upgrades

Transport for London is procuring a London-wide framework to deliver medium and high complexity/value road enhancement and renewal projects.  TfL intends to appoint five tenderers to the framework, which will run for six years from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2027. All contractors will be invited... continue

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2020: the year of the bus?

2020: the year of the bus?

Bus passengers across England will soon be able to plan their journeys much in much more detail thanks... continue

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10 Jan 2020Local Transport Today News

Essex awards M11 junction contract

Essex County Council has awarded a £39.5m design and build contract to John Graham Construction Ltd for a new junction 7a on the M11 to the north-east of Harlow new town, and associated link roads to join the B183 Gilden Way. The new junction will relieve pressure on junction 7, currently the... continue

10 Jan 2020Local Transport Today News

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