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Listed below are the most popular pages (in alphabetical order) on the Department for Transport website for the month of January. These will be updated on a monthly basis.

Adding capacity at Heathrow airport - Public consultation
This is a consultation on ways in which Heathrow airport could be developed over the next 20 years or more.

Airport security
Guide to the security requirements for passengers departing from UK airports.

Airlines banned from operating to the UK
Information on foreign airlines (or individual aircraft) that are being refused permits to operate commercial services to the UK.

Blue Badge Scheme
Information about the blue badge scheme offering parking concessions to people with mobility difficulties or severe problems with vision.

Concessionary bus fares
Concessionary bus travel for older and disabled people.

Cycle to Work Scheme Implementation Guidance
Detailed guidance for employers' payroll and HR departments on implementing tax free cycle loans to their employees.

Highway Code
The Highway Code is essential reading because its rules apply to all road users: pedestrians, horse riders and cyclists, as well as motorcyclists and drivers.

Manual for Streets
Manual for Streets provides guidance for practitioners involved in the planning, design, provision and approval of new residential streets, and modifications to existing ones. It aims to increase the quality of life through good design which creates more people-orientated streets.

Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO)
Homepage of the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO) section - includes RTFO feasibility study, partial regulatory impact assessment and supporting annexes.

Rolling stock plan
Plan to implement the High Level Output Specification (HLOS)

Traffic advisory leaflets
A current list of all traffic advisory leaflets.

Traffic signs manual
The Traffic Signs Manual provides guidance for traffic authorities on the use of traffic signs and road markings.

Transport strategy and planning
This section, published in October 2007, sets out information on the Department's overall transport strategy. It includes the Department's plans to support economic growth and to address transport's climate change impacts, responding to the recommendations made in the Eddington Transport Study and the Stern Review of the Economics of Climate Change.

Transport Statistics for Great Britain (TSGB)
Transport Statistics Great Britain (TSGB) is a major publication within the scope of National Statistics and provides an accurate, comprehensive and meaningful picture of transport patronage in Great Britain.

Working time, drivers' hours and tachograph rules in UK and Europe
Information on the working time directives and how they affect the transport industry.

Working drawings for traffic signs
List of available drawings detailing the design of particular traffic signs together with PDF files of each drawing so that they may be downloaded.


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