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West Coast Main Line franchise competition cancelled

Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has announced that the competition to run trains on the West Coast Main Line has been cancelled.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 3 October 2012

Better protection for UK holidaymakers

Aviation Minister Simon Burns has announced new rules to better protect holidaymakers from losing out if their travel company fails.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 1 October 2012

Greater rights for motorists

From October 1 2012 motorists will be given greater rights as new laws banning wheel clamping and towing take effect.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 28 September 2012

Rail passengers in the South West set for bigger say

Passengers in the South West will have more say on how local rail services are run with the designation of the Avocet Line as a community rail line.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 28 September 2012

Electric vehicle event, Adastral Park, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk

Video speech by Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Publication by Department for Transport, 27 September 2012

Smart Cities Expo 2012 Transport, Technology and the City of the Future

Video speech by Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Publication by Department for Transport, 27 September 2012

Despatch ezine 2012DSA's ezine for road safety professionals

Despatch is the ezine for road safety professionals, produced by DSA. Read all the issues from 2012.

Publication by Driving Standards Agency, 27 September 2012

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West Coast Main Line franchise competition cancelled

Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has announced that the competition to run trains on the West Coast Main Line has been cancelled.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 3 October 2012

Better protection for UK holidaymakers

Aviation Minister Simon Burns has announced new rules to better protect holidaymakers from losing out if their travel company fails.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 1 October 2012

Greater rights for motorists

From October 1 2012 motorists will be given greater rights as new laws banning wheel clamping and towing take effect.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 28 September 2012

Rail passengers in the South West set for bigger say

Passengers in the South West will have more say on how local rail services are run with the designation of the Avocet Line as a community rail line.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 28 September 2012

Transport statistics

Statistical release about reported road casualties, public attitudes to train services and Blue Badge.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 27 September 2012

Funding boost for roads in the Isle of Wight

Roads in the Isle of Wight are set for a major upgrade after the Council is to benefit from up to £487.3 million of Government funding.

Press release byDepartment for Transport, 26 September 2012

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

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ATOL Certificate Event

Speech by the Rt Hon Simon Burns MP, Minister of State for Transport.

Speech byThe Rt Hon Simon Burns, 26 September 2012

Implementation of the Penfold Review

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

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.

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.

Statement byNorman Baker MP, 18 September 2012

Railway Stations

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

Statement byNorman Baker MP, 17 September 2012

Reform of Bus Subsidy System

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

Statement byNorman Baker MP, 13 September 2012

Fuel Quality Directive Transposition

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

Statement byNorman Baker MP, 11 September 2012

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