Category: Taxis in bus lanes

The continuing fight to prevent the private taxi industry from wrecking public transport and making cycling less safe while we wait for a cycling network

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Minister’s shocking U-turn on taxis in bus lanes was redacted by Transport Department

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The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) concealed key sections of a document which show former Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard went into a pivotal meeting on taxis access …

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Enough is enough – taxis in bus lanes

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Bikefast have called on the Department for infrastructure to take the long view on sustainable transport and protect our vital infrastructure from knee-jerk, un-evidenced decisions to …

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Belfast bus lane taxi trial ends (but attack on sustainable transport limps on)

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The strange saga of the push to get thousands of private hire taxis into Belfast bus lanes continues as the Department for Infrastructure announces the end …

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Belfast taxi postcard campaign in tatters

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Postcard campaign by taxi firm bosses wanting into bus lanes backfires as charm offensive flounders through ineptitude and patronising claims

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Bus lane taxis “impede other road users, increase journey times” says.. Infrastructure Department

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Internal DfI research from 2016 seen by Bikefast says taxis in bus lanes could “impede other road users and could increase bus journey times”

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DfI: Taxis in bus lanes trial will not default into a permanent arrangement

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No permanent ‘taxis in bus lanes’ by default, confirms the Department for Infrastructure

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Survival guide to 84 days of taxis in Belfast bus lanes

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Coping with the brutal reality of allowing thousands of taxis into Belfast’s bus lanes

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Department declines to answer questions ahead of taxis in bus lanes “trial”

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Transport Department declines to respond to a series of questions about the shock announcement of a trial of taxis in Belfast bus lanes

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