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Oct 2020

News Archive

21 OCT 2020

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21 Oct 2020 | 16:15

Boris Johnson (b. 1964) has claimed Transport for London (TfL) was ‘effectively bankrupted’ even before the outbreak of Covid-19.
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21 Oct 2020 | 08:26

New government funding proposals for Transport for London (TfL) are ‘ill-advised and draconian’, according to Sadiq Khan (b. 1970).

16 OCT 2020

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16 Oct 2020 | 20:59

Transport for London (TfL) has secured a last-minute extension of its bailout package to keep services running for a fortnight.

14 OCT 2020

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14 Oct 2020 | 18:48

A council has scrapped plans for two temporary bus gates in Oxford, Oxfordshire.

12 OCT 2020

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12 Oct 2020 | 18:48

Bus company bosses have criticised a U-turn on plans to ban cars from parts of Oxford, Oxfordshire.

09 OCT 2020

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09 Oct 2020 | 09:00

Hampshire County Council (HCC) is set to deliver 10 new schemes to improve bus travel in Fareham, Gosport, and Havant, following news of a successful bid for national funding.

08 OCT 2020

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08 Oct 2020 | 08:55

A Clean Air Zone (CAZ) charge on buses — aimed at improving air quality in Bath, Somerset — is now set to begin on Monday 15th March 2021.

06 OCT 2020

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06 Oct 2020 | 08:20

Oxfordshire County Council is set to drop a plan to install temporary bus gates in parts of Oxford’s city centre following a backlash from the public.

05 OCT 2020

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05 Oct 2020 | 16:04

First Bus, which runs a number of services in the Bus World region, is now accepting Express Mode for Apple Pay on its buses.


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05 Oct 2020 | 16:03

If, after reading this month’s news stories, you want more, then take a look at our Sep 2020 archive.