Road transport

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Bus services in England face cuts as end of Covid funding looms
Confederation of Passenger Transport says coming week will be ‘critical’ in deciding which services remain viable

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

14, Aug, 2022 @10:30 AM

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Our communities are being blighted by low-traffic neighbourhoods | Letters
Letters: Richard Aldwinckle and Richard Wiggins on the detrimental impact that LTNs are having in their local area. Plus a letter from Joanna Dodsworth

Letters

12, Aug, 2022 @12:36 PM

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Tfl to add 500 e-bikes to Santander cycle-hire scheme as costs rise
E-bikes will cost £3.30 for 30 mins – double new rate for an ordinary Santander cycle hire

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

12, Aug, 2022 @11:38 AM

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All aboard! How on‑demand public transport is getting back on the road
Fusion of tech firm software and local council infrastructure may herald on-demand bus services 2.0

Laura Laker

11, Aug, 2022 @1:14 PM

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Low-traffic schemes are driving congestion and pollution | Letters
Letters: Hilary Walker, Simon Jones and Lois Keith on how low-traffic neighbourhoods are blighting the lives of many residents. Plus a letter from Alun Gordon on how LTNs have helped his east London community

Letters

07, Aug, 2022 @3:56 PM

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No 46 to Le Manoir: Raymond Blanc funds local bus service to restaurant
The hourly bus route serves local villages and brings staff to the Michelin-starred restaurant

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

06, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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London mayor urged to halt Silvertown tunnel scheme at 11th hour
Green party’s Siân Berry says Sadiq Khan can still change his mind and prevent increase in traffic pollution

Matthew Taylor

05, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Van that detects if drivers are holding a mobile phone trialled in UK
Stationary roadside vehicle can also tell if passing drivers are not wearing seatbelt

Jessica Murray Midlands correspondent

03, Aug, 2022 @6:49 PM

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Ignore the culture warriors – low traffic neighbourhoods don’t close streets, they liberate them | George Monbiot
Some drivers are so enraged they’ve resorted to violence in my home town of Oxford, says Guardian columnist George Monbiot

George Monbiot

03, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Spiralling inflation, crops left in the field and travel chaos: 10 reasons Brexit has been disastrous for Britain
As small businesses crumble, shelves get emptier and the care-worker shortage intensifies, life outside the EU is having a dire effect on many of us. Why aren’t politicians talking about it?

John Harris

03, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: I was wrong to say Brexit would not cause Dover delays
Minister blames France for recent problems and suggests Britons might go to Portugal instead

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

02, Aug, 2022 @8:48 AM

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All roads from Dover gridlock lead to Brexit | Letter
Letter: An extra minute of processing time for each car at border control means hours of queueing for travellers, says David Hammond

Letters

26, Jul, 2022 @5:46 PM

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