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Driving Standards for lorry and bus drivers

New frameworks setting out the competences expected of lorry, bus and coach drivers have been published today by the DSA.

Press release byDriving Standards Agency, 24 September 2012

Drivers and cyclists agree “let's look out for each other”

A new poll for the Department for Transport’s THINK! campaign has found that 25% of UK adults are noticing more cyclists on the road.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 20 September 2012

Transport statistics

Statistical release about quarterly bus statistics and port freight statistics.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 20 September 2012

Implementation of the Penfold Review

Written statement by Stephen Hammond, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byStephen Hammond MP, 18 September 2012

High Speed Rail: Phase 1 Consultation Update

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

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 18 September 2012

More local decisions for transport schemes

Transport Minister Norman Baker has confirmed that more decisions on major transport schemes will be taken at a local level.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 18 September 2012

Devolving Local Major Transport Schemes: Next Step

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

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 18 September 2012

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Farnborough International Air-showADS Aviation Security Conference

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 11 July 2012

Armed guards to tackle piracyInternational Maritime Organisation

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 16 May 2012

Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) Conference

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 10 May 2012

LEP Network Annual Conference

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 26 April 2012

Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMECHE) HS2 Seminar

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 26 April 2012

Intelligent Mobility Summit

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, 25 April 2012

Transport Times Aviation Conference

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

Speech byThe Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 18 April 2012

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Implementation of the Penfold Review

Written statement by Stephen Hammond, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byStephen Hammond MP, 18 September 2012

High Speed Rail: Phase 1 Consultation Update

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

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 18 September 2012

Devolving Local Major Transport Schemes: Next Step

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

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 18 September 2012

Railway Stations

Written statement by Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport (Norman Baker).

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 17 September 2012

Reform of Bus Subsidy System

Written statement by Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport (Norman Baker).

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 13 September 2012

Fuel Quality Directive Transposition

Written statement by Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport (Norman Baker).

Written statement byNorman Baker MP, 11 September 2012

Aviation

Written statement by the Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Written statement byThe Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, 7 September 2012

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Driving Standards for lorry and bus drivers

New frameworks setting out the competences expected of lorry, bus and coach drivers have been published today by the DSA.

Press release byDriving Standards Agency, 24 September 2012

Drivers and cyclists agree “let's look out for each other”

A new poll for the Department for Transport’s THINK! campaign has found that 25% of UK adults are noticing more cyclists on the road.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 20 September 2012

Transport statistics

Statistical release about quarterly bus statistics and port freight statistics.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 20 September 2012

More local decisions for transport schemes

Transport Minister Norman Baker has confirmed that more decisions on major transport schemes will be taken at a local level.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 18 September 2012

Passenger benefits secured through ticket office decision

Changes to the way passengers buy tickets at London Midland stations will improve facilities to reflect changing needs while making efficiency savings.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 17 September 2012

Additional service from Uckfield to London Bridge for commuters

Additional morning service set to be introduced from December 2012 between Uckfield and London Bridge.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 17 September 2012

Transport Statistics

Statistics release for vehicle licensing, port freight and reliability of journeys on Highway Agency’s motorways and ‘A’ roads.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 13 September 2012

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Consultation on bus subsidy reform

A consultation on bus subsidy reform has been launched and will run for eight weeks.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 13 September 2012

Driving examiner strike on 13 September postponed

The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) has announced that it is postponing the strike action scheduled for Thursday 13 September.

Story byDriving Standards Agency, 4 September 2012

The changing face of disclosure and barring

Changes to the criminal records and barring systems.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 15 June 2012

Reform of Humber Bridge Board

The number of members on the Humber Bridge Board is going to reduce from 22 to four following changes made by Transport Secretary Justine Greening.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 31 May 2012

Ballot on industrial action by Unite fuel tanker drivers - 30 March

Information on the industrial action by Unite fuel tanker drivers.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 30 March 2012

New Permanent Secretary for Department for Transport

Appointment of Philip Rutnam as the new Permanent Secretary at the Department for Transport

Story byDepartment for Transport, 12 March 2012

Government's first Satnav Summit

Norman Baker, Local Transport Minister, is hosting the Government’s first ‘Satnav Summit’ to find solutions to drivers following out of date directions.

Story byDepartment for Transport, 6 March 2012

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