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CIHT manifesto calls for action to prevent 'economic vacuums'

One of the UK’s leading highways and transportation groups has launched a manifesto calling for a major shake-up in finance and strategic planning to avoid creating isolated communities left in ‘economic vacuums’.

 
 
  • McLoughlin boasts of transport spend at Conservative conference

    In an apparent snub to austerity transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin boasted to today's Conservative Party conference about the level of the government’s transport infrastructure spending.

     
  • West Midlands bids for more power over local rail

    Councils across the West Midlands have called for greater power over local rail services, in moves that could support introduction of a network-wide smartcard.

     
  • Crewe closing in on HS2 station

    Stoke-on-Trent’s dreams of hosting a high speed rail station have taken another blow today with reports that HS2 Ltd chairman, Sir David Higgins, will favour Crewe instead when he makes a progress report next month.

     
 

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