New in Government

April 2002
Logistics & Transport Focus;Apr2002, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p58
Trade Publication
Presents government policy-related developments in the area of transportation in Great Britain, as of April 2002. March 18, 2002 was the closing date for responses to the Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions' consultation on the planning system of the country. Transport minister Sally Keeble, on February 18, 2002, launched the first Yellow School Bus Project. This is the first pilot of a major scheme to introduce U.S.-style yellow buses to the country. The Minister for Transport John Spellar, on February 14, 2002, said that the ten-year plan is still on target to deliver skills and jobs within the transport industry, and that the government will not shift from its overall aims under the plan.


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