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What's happening to our Lollipop people?

Following reports in the wirral globe of a petition to save the lollipop man stationed at the Allport crossroads I have been inundated with enquiries from concerned residents about what is happening to our crossing patrols in Eastham. 326 more words

Local Issues

Tory MP demands rail service be handed to TfL 'immediately'

Nearly a year after first making the threat, Chris Philp, the MP for Croydon South, has written to the transport minister to demand the immediate withdrawal of the multi-million-pound franchise from Govia Thameslink Railway for operating Southern and other commuter train services. 442 more words

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Prince of Darkness names Midland Metro tram

Rock legend Ozzy Osbourne was back in town to unveil a Midland Metro tram bearing his name.

The Aston-born frontman of Black Sabbath received a hero’s welcome from hundreds of fans who lined Birmingham’s Corporation Street. 463 more words

News

This Elevated Bus Could Be the Answer to Traffic Jams

Chinese developers unveiled plans for a new elevated bus that can bypass traffic on busy streets, according to a report from the country’s state news agency. 95 more words

HS2's ruse to misinform

The ‘over-priced, gold-plated’ HS2 rail project will fail in many of its objectives, a group of transport experts has warned.

[HS2 rail link ‘over-priced’ say transport experts…

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Greenpark (part 1)

For me, personally, 1965 was a year that changed my life and issued in a new beginning. The world in general was changing rapidly as the children born in the immediate wake of the Second World War began to reach their majority. 1.135 more words

County council reveals plans for Heathrow rail link study

Surrey County Council has revealed plans to launch a study to examine the possibility of creating a rail link to Heathrow from the south in the month the airport celebrates its 70th anniversary. 273 more words

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