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Official Statistics: Developing faster indicators of transport activity

Official Statistics: Developing faster indicators of transport activity

To monitor transport activity on a timelier basis for topical issues relating to transport.

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Official Statistics: Transport use during the coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic

Official Statistics: Transport use during the coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic

To monitor the use of the transport system during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, DfT provides statistics on transport use by mode.

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Official Statistics: Rail factsheet: 2021

Official Statistics: Rail factsheet: 2021

An overview of key statistics on the rail industry in Great Britain.

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Guidance: How to quarantine at home after international travel

Guidance: How to quarantine at home after international travel

What to do when you need to quarantine at home or in the place you're staying after you arrive in England from abroad.

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National Statistics: Blue Badge scheme statistics: 2021

National Statistics: Blue Badge scheme statistics: 2021

Disabled parking (Blue Badge) scheme statistics including the number of badges held in England as at 31 March 2021.

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Guidance: Disabled parking badges statistics information

Guidance: Disabled parking badges statistics information

Guide to disabled parking badges statistics, their source documents, accompanying notes and definitions and supporting technical documents.

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Guidance: Disabled parking badges statistics: pre release access

Guidance: Disabled parking badges statistics: pre release access

Post holders given access to disabled parking badges statistics up to 24 hours prior to release.

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Statistical data set: Blue Badge scheme statistics: data tables (DIS)

Statistical data set: Blue Badge scheme statistics: data tables (DIS)

Data about disabled parking (Blue Badges) held and prosecutions for Blue Badge misuse, produced by Department for Transport.

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Guidance: Haulier advice site locations

Guidance: Haulier advice site locations

Find sites where HGV and coach drivers can get free COVID-19 tests and check their documents to transport goods to the EU.

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Press release: Prime Minister declares UK one of the most open countries in Europe and ready for an international tourism boom

Press release: Prime Minister declares UK one of the most open countries in Europe and ready for an international tourism boom

UK is safe and open for visitors with no testing for fully vaccinated tourists

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Open consultation: HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe – Manchester Environmental Statement Consultation

Open consultation: HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe – Manchester Environmental Statement Consultation

Seeks views on the High Speed Rail (Crewe – Manchester) Environmental Statement.

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Open consultation: HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe – Manchester Equality Impact Assessment Report Consultation

Open consultation: HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe – Manchester Equality Impact Assessment Report Consultation

Seeks views on the High Speed Rail (Crewe – Manchester) Equality Impact Assessment Report

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UK open for travel with all restrictions removed for eligible vaccinated arrivals

UK open for travel with all restrictions removed for eligible vaccinated arrivals

Changes to COVID-19 testing measures for travellers arriving in the UK from 4am 11 February.

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Statement to Parliament: Upcoming changes to COVID 19 international travel restrictions

Statement to Parliament: Upcoming changes to COVID 19 international travel restrictions

Reducing the number of travel restrictions to provide stability for travellers and the travel industry throughout 2022.

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Guidance: Travel abroad from England during coronavirus (COVID 19)

Guidance: Travel abroad from England during coronavirus (COVID 19)

Travel restrictions: check the testing and quarantine rules when you travel abroad from England.

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Guidance: Approved COVID 19 vaccines and countries and territories with approved proof of vaccination

Guidance: Approved COVID 19 vaccines and countries and territories with approved proof of vaccination

Approved vaccines and list of countries and territories with approved COVID-19 proof of vaccination for travel to England.

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Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID 19): safer air travel for passengers

Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID 19): safer air travel for passengers

How to travel safely in airports and on aircraft during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID 19): safer air travel for passengers

Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID 19): safer air travel for passengers

How to travel safely in airports and on aircraft during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Policy paper: Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands

Policy paper: Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands

The government’s plan for delivering and sequencing major rail investment in the North and Midlands.

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Transparency data: Department for Transport’s accounting officer assessment summaries for the Government Major Projects Portfolio

Transparency data: Department for Transport’s accounting officer assessment summaries for the Government Major Projects Portfolio

Accounting officer assessment summaries for the Department for Transport’s (DfT) programmes and projects in the Government Major Projects Portfolio (GMPP).

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Policy paper: HS2 Crewe to Manchester: update on the strategic outline business case

Policy paper: HS2 Crewe to Manchester: update on the strategic outline business case

Provides an update on the 2017 strategic outline business case for the HS2 western leg route from Crewe to Manchester.

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Statement to Parliament: New executive agency Active Travel England launches

Statement to Parliament: New executive agency Active Travel England launches

Active Travel England builds on government commitment to boost cycling and walking and deliver a healthy, safe and carbon-neutral transport system.

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Consultation outcome: Changes to the UK operator licensing regime and arrangements for the temporary posting of workers in the UK and EU: request for evidence

Consultation outcome: Changes to the UK operator licensing regime and arrangements for the temporary posting of workers in the UK and EU: request for evidence

Seeks views and evidence regarding proposed operator licencing changes of including hire and reward vehicles, as well as ensuring temporary service workers rights.

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Statement to Parliament: High Speed Rail (Crewe – Manchester) Bill and associated documents

Statement to Parliament: High Speed Rail (Crewe – Manchester) Bill and associated documents

Government confirms 4 technical refinements to the Western Leg of HS2 Phase 2b and sets out the strategic case for the HS2 Crewe-Manchester scheme.

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Consultation outcome: HS2 Phase 2b Western Leg Design Refinement Consultation

Consultation outcome: HS2 Phase 2b Western Leg Design Refinement Consultation

The Minister of State for Transport is consulting on 4 proposed refinements to the design of the Western Leg of HS2 Phase 2b.

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Policy paper: Government response to High Speed Two Phase 2b: Crewe to Manchester western leg design refinement consultation

Policy paper: Government response to High Speed Two Phase 2b: Crewe to Manchester western leg design refinement consultation

Outlines the decision to confirm the proposed design refinements to the HS2 Phase 2b route between Crewe and Manchester.

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Government supports aviation sector recovery with airport slot alleviation for summer 2022

Government supports aviation sector recovery with airport slot alleviation for summer 2022

Move gives aviation sector flexibility and protects environment as airlines will not have to operate ghost flights to retain airport slots.

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North West on track to benefit from faster and more reliable train journeys as bill for next phase of HS2 to be laid in Parliament

North West on track to benefit from faster and more reliable train journeys as bill for next phase of HS2 to be laid in Parliament

Bill to extend HS2 from Crewe to Manchester, creating a new transport spine across the North West that will reduce journey times and boost local economies.

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Transparency data: Active travel social prescribing pilots: successful bids

Transparency data: Active travel social prescribing pilots: successful bids

Local authorities awarded feasibility study funding for active travel social prescribing pilot schemes.

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Olympic gold medallist and cyclist Chris Boardman to lead government's new active travel body

Olympic gold medallist and cyclist Chris Boardman to lead government's new active travel body

Active Travel England to create safer streets?for cycling and walking to boost air quality and help improve the health and wellbeing of the nation.

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Transparency data: E cargo bikes: grant funding

Transparency data: E cargo bikes: grant funding

Grant funding amounts given for e-cargo bikes between 2019 and 2022.

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Transparency data: Cycle rail fund: awards

Transparency data: Cycle rail fund: awards

List of schemes awarded money as part of the cycle rail fund to improve cycle facilities at railway stations.

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Guidance: Tackling loneliness with transport fund

Guidance: Tackling loneliness with transport fund

Public and charity sectors are invited to apply for grants of up to £500,000 to pilot projects that aim to reduce loneliness through transport schemes.

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Government commits funding to build back better and greener in our skies

Government commits funding to build back better and greener in our skies

Further funding announced to redesign the UK’s airspace to create quicker journeys and cut emissions.

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Decision: HS2 Bromford Tunnel extension: Transport and Works Act order

Decision: HS2 Bromford Tunnel extension: Transport and Works Act order

Application to update the existing legislation in respect of the HS2 Bromford Tunnel extension.

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Unnecessary train announcements binned in ‘bonfire of the banalities’

Unnecessary train announcements binned in ‘bonfire of the banalities’

Redundant tannoy announcements to be reduced on trains ensuring quieter journeys for passengers.

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Policy paper: Union connectivity review: final report

Policy paper: Union connectivity review: final report

Makes recommendations to improve transport connectivity and enhance quality of life and economic opportunities across the UK.

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Statement to Parliament: Dartford Thurrock Crossing annual accounts 2020 to 2021

Statement to Parliament: Dartford Thurrock Crossing annual accounts 2020 to 2021

Publication of the Dartford-Thurrock Crossing charging scheme accounts for 2020 to 2021.

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Statement to Parliament: Dartford Thurrock Crossing annual accounts 2020 to 2021

Statement to Parliament: Dartford Thurrock Crossing annual accounts 2020 to 2021

Publication of the Dartford-Thurrock Crossing charging scheme accounts for 2020 to 2021.

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Transparency data: DfT: spend control data for July to September 2021

Transparency data: DfT: spend control data for July to September 2021

Centrally approved new spending on property, advertising, consultancy, technology and recruitment.

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Official Statistics: Electric vehicle charging device statistics: January 2022

Official Statistics: Electric vehicle charging device statistics: January 2022

Electric vehicle charging statistics on the number of publicly available electric vehicle charging devices in the UK.

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Research: Programmatic appraisal of road schemes

Research: Programmatic appraisal of road schemes

Research exploring how the appraisal of a singular road scheme may be affected by other road schemes.

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Guidance: Railway interoperability: stakeholder guidance

Guidance: Railway interoperability: stakeholder guidance

An overview of the interoperability framework and stakeholder obligations at various stages in the lifecycle of a rail project.

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Official Statistics: Developing faster indicators of transport activity

Official Statistics: Developing faster indicators of transport activity

To monitor transport activity on a timelier basis for topical issues relating to transport.

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Official Statistics: Transport use during the coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic

Official Statistics: Transport use during the coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic

To monitor the use of the transport system during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, DfT provides statistics on transport use by mode.

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