Transport Secretary launches 'bus revolution' across the country

Transport Secretary launches 'bus revolution' across the country

Incoming Transport Secretary Louise Haigh is visiting Manchester to launch a 'bus revolution' across the country. Under the government’s plan, local transport authorities will be... continue

Free to view
11 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Thornley joins automotive net zero committee

Thornley joins automotive net zero committee

Professor Patricia Thornley has joined the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK’s (APC) new academic advisory group. Formed in 2013, the centre is supporting the automotive... continue

Free to view
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today People
Edwards starts aviation decarbonisation role at DfT

Edwards starts aviation decarbonisation role at DfT

Holly Edwards has started a new position as Senior Strategy Advisor - Aviation Decarbonisation at Department for Transport.  She has been at the DfT since January 2021, most recently as Senior... continue

Free to view
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today People
Sustran's Plowden returns to Bristol City Council

Sustran's Plowden returns to Bristol City Council

Ed Plowden is returning to Bristol City Council after four years as Programme Director of Paths for Everyone at Sustrans. In his new role he will be taking on the role of Policy Committee Chair... continue

Free to view
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today People
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Transport Programme Planner

Job Title: Transport Programme PlannerSalary: £29,777 - £38,223Hours: 37 hrs per week, majority Mon-Fri but with the ability to work weekends when required. Contract Status: PermanentClosing Date: 14... Stockton-on-Tees £29,777 - £38,223

find out more...

Closes 14 Jul 2024Jobs
Free to view
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today Comment
Free to view
10 Jul 2024Parking Review News
A holistic approach to active travel is needed to decarbonise transport

A holistic approach to active travel is needed to decarbonise transport

Leigh Stolworthy

The UK has ambitious decarbonisation targets, but isn't doing enough... continue

Free to view
10 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
FTVG announces 2024/2025 contenders

FTVG announces 2024/2025 contenders

The Future Transport Visions Group (FTVG) is pleased to announce the 2024 cohort of projects awarded research funding through the Rees... continue

Free to view
8 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
We need to talk about transport and health....

We need to talk about transport and health....

Juliana O'Rourke

Exercise is a miracle cure that improves physical and mental health and reduces demands on NHS and social care services. The best forms... continue

Free to view
4 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Safety for women and girls is key when designing active travel schemes

Safety for women and girls is key when designing active travel schemes

Kelly Cary and Adrienne Mathews

continue

Free to view
3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Free to view
3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Supreme Court oil drilling ruling could open up transport challenges

Supreme Court oil drilling ruling could open up transport challenges

Rhodri Clark

The Supreme Court’s judgment in the Horse Hill oil extraction... continue

3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Scottish 20mph plan seen as cheaper and less contentious than Welsh approach

Scottish 20mph plan seen as cheaper and less contentious than Welsh approach

Rhodri Clark

It has emerged that one of the reasons Scotland opted for incremental... continue

3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

Pollution in Oxford falling faster than national average, data shows

Air pollution levels in Oxford fell quicker than the national average during the first year of the city’s zero emission zone (ZEZ), new data suggests. Oxford City Council said the data shows that air pollution levels in the city have decreased by 14% on average, compared with a 9% average... continue

3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

Medical groups call for tougher NO2 limits in Scotland

Deniz Huseyin

Three medical groups are pressing the Scottish Government to cut its recommended limits for air pollution so that they are ultimately in line with World Health Organisation levels. The groups are also calling for urgent action to reduce peak levels of traffic-related air pollution. The Royal... continue

3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Time for a fully devolved railway in Scotland, says SNP

Time for a fully devolved railway in Scotland, says SNP

Deniz Huseyin

The UK Government should transfer full powers to... continue

3 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

City opts to use hybrid TROs and TTROs for 20mph roll-out

Rhodri Clark

Aberdeen city councillors have opted to introduce new 20mph limits by using permanent Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) for residential streets and Temporary TROs for roads which meet the Scottish Government’s “place criteria”. TTROs will also be used for 20mph limits on linking... continue

2 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

Strathclyde multimodal Zonecard goes digital to boost declining use

Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has upgraded the multi-operator and multi modal ticketing and payment system for the area’s public transport network by migrating the existing paper ZoneCard to a digital smartcard platform compatible with ticketing systems used by other local... continue

2 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

Aberdeen sticks to decision to re-route traffic around city centre despite uproar

Rhodri Clark

Councillors have agreed to make permanent the re-routeing of traffic around Aberdeen city centre, despite complaints and petitions. They also ordered temporary suspension of two bus gates. The new routeing came into force on 1 August 2023. Aberdeen City Council used a permanent Traffic Regulation... continue

2 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News
Micromobility getting greener says updated ITF environmental analysis

Micromobility getting greener says updated ITF environmental analysis

Peter Stonham

The green credentials of micromobility have improved in the past few... continue

2 Jul 2024Local Transport Today News

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2024 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020