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Transport magazine articles
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Modern Railways

Bakerloo Line SE and NW extension options

Issues with ORR station survey quality in city regions

HS2 in London

 

Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) investments in public transport

Bakerloo Line SE and NW extension options

Stations Count article July 2012

Euston Cross

HS2 in London

LEP approved public transport schemes, July 2014

 

 

Interesting Reports
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Harold Wilson's analytical report on how to finance railway nationalisation, in the 1940s, which became the model for the Labour Government when elected in 1945. Essentially it says pay the market price, no more and no less, and finance that out of new Government bonds.

The Finance of Railway Nationalisation, March 1945 report by Harold Wilson to the Executive of the Railway Clerks' Association (now TSSA)

 

 

JRC research paper
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May 2015: Public Transport Accessibility Levels (PTAL) for combinations of local rail and bus services

Thoeretical PTAL values for combinations of local rail and bus services

 

 

Other reports, articles, books
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DfT-Mayor-TfL   Transport Secretary and Mayor set out vision for rail travel across London and the south east

Rail passenger services in London and the south east: a new approach

Transport Secretary and Mayor set out vision for rail travel

Beeching and London An assessment of the Beeching Report's impact on London and the subsequent changes within London Beeching and London - JRC detailed presentation at LT Museum 2 Dec 13
Britain's Railways the next 100 years Railway Study Association (LSE) centenary book 1909-2009: A Century of Change Chapter 8 (pages 122-141): Britain's Railways the next 100 years (2009-2109)
Fleet / Jubilee Line

Jointly authored articles on the history of the Fleet Line and Jubilee Line planning

'Diving Into The Fleet: A Look At London's Lost Tube Part 1', by Long Branch Mike and Jonathan Roberts

'Diving Into The Fleet: Jubilee Line Derailed, 1974-1979' by Long Branch Mike and Jonathan Roberts

'Diving Into The Fleet: Getting Conservative, 1980-1985' by Long Branch Mike and Jonathan Roberts

'Diving Into The Fleet: 'London's transport planning in the 1980s', by Jonathan Roberts

LURS (London Underground Railway Society) Lecture on Bakerloo Line SE extension possibilities

JRC presentation on Bakerloo extension options

Link to report of JRC lecture 13.09.2011

HS2 in London

This article is Part A of two. Part A covers the purposes of HS2, the selected route in the London area, and the demand and capacity case as it affects the London commuting area. It is being serialised in London Reconnections.

HS2 approaches to London

Route planning for HS1, HS2 to Heathrow, and HS2-HS1

Are there limits to HS commuting?

Options for an HS2 London terminal, and issues arising

Synopsis

 

High-speed-buffers: HS2 in London Part 1

High Speed Buffers: Hs2 in London Part 2

High Speed Buffers: Hs2 in London Part 3

High Speed Buffers: Hs2 in London Part 4

Night Tube planning and operations

Making the case for a Night Tube

Exploring The Night Tube Part1: Making the Case

South West rail resilience JRC Feb 2014 discussion paper on South West rail resilience and new links for economic development

Investment in resilience and economic development - West Country rail network

Network Rail West of Exeter study remit

Tolling for Growth - London's New Highways Studies

Commentary on Apr 2014 TfL update to Roads Task Force vision, with new roads studies including tolling, tunnelling and travel and demand management to year 2031

Review of TfL Surface Transport Panel report, on Roads Task Force policies and project update

JRC commentary on London Roads Task Force update and new highways studies

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/cdn/static/cms/documents/stp-20140409-part-1-item07-roads-task-force-update.pdf

Article 28 April 2014 reviewing Roads Task Force update and new RTF studies

Transport and London 2050 Assesment of emerging spacial and population planning for London to 2050 and transport implications

JRC Article 6 April 2014 and subsequent Web comments

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2014/tolling-growth-londons-new-highways-studies/

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2014/london-2050-part-1-trillion-pound-time-warp/

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2014/london-2050-part-2-whether-forecasts/

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2014/london-2050-tracks-future/ (part 3)

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2014/london-2050-part-4-towards-maximum-rail-capacity

http://www.londonreconnections.com/2015/london-2050-part-5-peak-tube/

Airships UK airship proposals 1920s-1930s

Empire of the Air: The Imperial Airship Service/