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Congestion on local authority managed ‘A’ roads: October-December

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 9 February 2012

Driving tests return to Warrington

DSA is bringing practical driving tests back to Warrington as part of a trial to provide a more local service for candidates.

Press release byDriving Standards Agency, 9 February 2012

Millions of extra holidays protected as Government updates ATOL scheme

New measures to strengthen and modernise the ATOL holiday protection scheme.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 9 February 2012

ATOL reform regulations

Written statement by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Minister of State for Transport.

Written statement byThe Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 9 February 2012

Search and rescue helicopters

Written statement by Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport

Written statement byMike Penning MP, 8 February 2012

£15m growth funding on sustainable transport

Written statement by Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 7 February 2012

£15m boost for sustainable travel

Transport Minister Norman Baker today announced £15m of new funding for sustainable travel.

Press release byNorman Baker MP, 7 February 2012

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Making HS2 happenTransport Times Conference

Speech by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 26 January 2012

Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport (ADEPT) - Annual Dinner

Speech by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 18 January 2012

Olympic travel event

Speech by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 30 November 2011

Rail Delivery Group Industry Forum

Speech by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 21 November 2011

AOA Conference

Speech by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 31 October 2011

ASEM Ministerial meeting In Chengdu, China

Speech by Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport

Speech byMike Penning MP, 25 October 2011

Speech at the Northern Rail Conference

Speech by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Minister of State for Transport.

Speech byThe Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 20 October 2011

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ATOL reform regulations

Written statement by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Minister of State for Transport.

Written statement byThe Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 9 February 2012

Search and rescue helicopters

Written statement by Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport

Written statement byMike Penning MP, 8 February 2012

£15m growth funding on sustainable transport

Written statement by Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 7 February 2012

Garage customer experience

Written statement by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 1 February 2012

Consultation on devolving local major transport schemes for the next Spending Review period

Written statement by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byDepartment for Transport, 31 January 2012

City of Liverpool Cruise Terminal

Written statement by Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byMike Penning MP, 26 January 2012

National Policy Statement for Ports

Written statement by Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byMike Penning MP, 26 January 2012

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Transport statistics

Congestion on local authority managed ‘A’ roads: October-December

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 9 February 2012

Driving tests return to Warrington

DSA is bringing practical driving tests back to Warrington as part of a trial to provide a more local service for candidates.

Press release byDriving Standards Agency, 9 February 2012

Millions of extra holidays protected as Government updates ATOL scheme

New measures to strengthen and modernise the ATOL holiday protection scheme.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 9 February 2012

£15m boost for sustainable travel

Transport Minister Norman Baker today announced £15m of new funding for sustainable travel.

Press release byNorman Baker MP, 7 February 2012

Transport statistics

Reported road casualties in Great Britain provisional estimates third quarter 2011.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 2 February 2012

Better service for motorists at garages

Motorists are set for improvements in customer service from garages under a package of transparency and value-for-money measures.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 1 February 2012

Devolution of local transport

Local communities and businesses could be given control of decisions and budgets for major local transport schemes in their areas.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 31 January 2012

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New senior staff for HS2 Ltd

A recruitment process to strengthen HS2 Ltd’s Board has begun.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 20 January 2012

Anywhere Working initiative

Launch of the Anywhere Working online portal.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 16 January 2012

Government to establish expert panel on drug driving

News story about how the Department for Transport is establishing an expert panel to consider the technical aspects of introducing a new offence of driving

Story byDepartment for Transport, 4 January 2012

The Highway Code joins Twitter and Facebook

The Official Highway Code has joined Twitter and Facebook to share reminders about the rules for road users.

Story byDriving Standards Agency, 19 December 2011

Changes to the theory test: the facts

From 23 January 2012 the theory test will be made up of multiple-choice questions which are no longer published in learning materials.

Story byDriving Standards Agency, 12 December 2011

Transport Permanent Secretary Lin Homer takes up new appointment as Chief Executive of HMRC

Lin Homer, the Permanent Secretary at the Department for Transport has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of HM Revenue and Customs.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 9 December 2011

Dover Harbour Board proposed transfer scheme - facilitated discussions

Further information about the Dover Harbour Board proposed transfer scheme

Story byDepartment for Transport, 30 November 2011

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