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Access York Park and Ride development given go-ahead by Chancellor

York Press: Catching a Park&Ride bus in the centre of York

8:50am Wednesday 30th November 2011

Updated: The £22 million project to improve York’s Park&Ride service has been backed by the Government.

York's £22m travel project backed by ministers

York Press: Catching a Park&Ride bus in the centre of York

8:42am Wednesday 30th November 2011

The £22 million project to improve York’s Park&Ride service has been backed by the Government.

York receives £4.6 million to help cut pollution

9:48am Wednesday 6th July 2011

YORK has been given £4.65 million to help cut pollution and carbon emissions by encouraging walking, cycling and public transport – and promoting electric vehicles.

Council says Access York scheme is a priority

8:39am Tuesday 31st May 2011

THE NEW council administration says it is hoping to increase the council’s contribution to the Access York project in this year’s and next year’s budget.

Fresh bid for Park&Ride funding to be submitted

8:53am Saturday 29th January 2011

TRANSPORT bosses in York have taken their next step towards resurrecting a vital congestion-busting scheme which would see three new Park&Ride sites created.

Nick Clegg supports The Press campaign to Get York Moving

9:07am Tuesday 25th January 2011

DEPUTY Prime Minister Nick Clegg has expressed his support for The Press’ campaign to Get York Moving.

David Blunkett backs ‘Get York Moving’ campaign

10:08am Wednesday 29th December 2010

FORMER cabinet minister David Blunkett has welcomed The Press’s campaign to secure massive transport investment in York.

Drive to support Press campaign

9:40am Tuesday 7th December 2010

YORK’S transport boss is to send out a fresh appeal for support for The Press’ drive to ensure Government cash is secured for a vital congestion-busting scheme.

Major players back Get York Moving campaign

9:26am Monday 22nd November 2010

SOME of York’s largest employers have supported our campaign to Get York Moving.

Council to quiz Government over transport scheme funding application

8:16am Thursday 18th November 2010

Government chiefs are being asked how York can become a front-runner in the race to win funding to turn a vital transport scheme into a reality.

Eco-town project traffic fears

8:44am Tuesday 9th November 2010

A PROPOSED eco-town project in York would bring more traffic gridlock without vital cash for new Park&Ride sites, according to a new report.

Backing for Get York Moving transport campaign

York Press: Ken Hesketh

9:34am Thursday 4th November 2010

ONE OF York’s largest employers has added its voice to The Press’s campaign to Get York Moving.

Traffic congestion in York could almost treble by 2026

York Press: Traffic congestion in York

10:00am Wednesday 3rd November 2010

YORK’S congestion levels could almost treble and cost the city £104 million a year by 2026 if money for major transport schemes is not found.

Support for roads funding from Professor Alan Simpson

9:02am Saturday 30th October 2010

THE visionary behind York’s New City Beautiful masterplan has backed The Press campaign to get York Moving.

MPs back our road campaign

York Press: get-york-moving-320.jpg

9:52am Friday 29th October 2010

YORK’S MPs have lent their support to The Press' campaign to Get York Moving.

The Press launches campaign to ease traffic congestion in York

York Press: Traffic at a standstill in Bootham, York, yesterday

10:01am Thursday 28th October 2010

GET YORK MOVING! That’s the resounding message from York’s city leaders, businesses bosses and The Press today, as we launch a campaign to save the city from a traffic congestion nightmare.

Let’s put an end to the daily gridlock

York Press: STANDSTILL: Traffic congestion is a daily problem in York city centre

9:59am Thursday 28th October 2010

IT holds the key to keeping York on the move – and now the fight to make one of York’s most crucial transport schemes get off the ground has begun.

Support from York’s business community

York Press: Gillian Cruddas, chief executive of Visit York

9:51am Thursday 28th October 2010

BUSINESS leaders in York are putting their support behind The Press’s campaign to Get York Moving.

New park & ride sites essential

9:50am Thursday 28th October 2010

THE first phase of the Access York scheme is designed to create three new Park&Ride sites on the edge of the city.

Labour vow to scrap ftr

York Press: An ftr on the streets of York

8:50am Thursday 28th October 2010

YORK’S flagship ftr bus service will face being scrapped if Labour seizes power at next year’s council elections.

York fears over transport bid

3:00pm Friday 21st November 2008

A LEADING councillor today voiced his concern that York’s multi-million pound bid for transport improvements was lacking in detail.

Roundabout in line for £9.4m upgrade

York Press: Councillors Andrew Waller, left, Steve Galloway and Ann Reid celebrate at the Hopgrove roundabout after news of the £9.4m upgrade

1:38pm Saturday 26th July 2008

ONE of York’s most congested roundabouts is set for a £9.4 million upgrade.

Council to get update on multi-million pound road plans

12:20pm Tuesday 22nd July 2008

MULTI-million pound plans to massively expand York’s Park&Ride service will go before city leaders next week.

£164,000 York dual bid boost

10:23am Thursday 24th April 2008

MULTI-MILLION pound plans to dual sections of York's congested outer ring road are set to be drawn up after £164,000 was released from council coffers to advance the next phase of Access York.

Roundabout project still alive

York Press:

9:03am Sunday 6th April 2008

A BID for cash to improve a roundabout on a congested main road in York is still alive, after the region's transport board deferred until the summer a decision on whether to endorse the scheme for funding.

D-day for £7m jam-busting bid

11:32am Thursday 3rd April 2008

A £7 MILLION scheme to improve a congested roundabout in York could be given fresh impetus tomorrow if the region's transport board approves proposals for funding.

£21 million to ease York’s traffic-choked streets

York Press: City of York Council chief Steve Galloway celebrates the 21 million funding boost

11:03am Friday 28th March 2008

RELIEF could be in sight for thousands of long-suffering commuters as York looks set to secure £21 million for three new Park&Ride sites.

MP urges ministers to back York’s anti-congestion bid

7:57am Thursday 13th March 2008

YORK's bid to improve its transport network has been discussed in the House of Commons.

Clock ticking for Park&Ride petition

8:09am Wednesday 27th February 2008

Updated: TIME is running out for readers of The Press to complete and return our petition supporting York’s bid for cash to fund three new Park&Ride sites in the city.

Support for traffic project

York Press:

10:20am Monday 18th February 2008

INCREASED support for the Access York project will be discussed by councillors next week.

Have your say on traffic congestion

York Press:

12:46pm Sunday 17th February 2008

CONGESTION-BUSTING measures which could help to ease traffic gridlock in York are to be discussed at a series of meetings in the city.

City chiefs back transport plans

York Press:

9:41am Thursday 14th February 2008

Updated: MULTI-MILLION pound plans for three new Park&Ride sites in York have been endorsed by ruling councillors.

Multi-million pound plans could get York moving

York Press: Dave Merrett

12:19pm Saturday 9th February 2008

DETAILS have been unveiled of new Park&Ride proposals that could ease congestions for thousands of York motorists.

Politicians back Press transport campaign

York Press: David Scott

1:05pm Thursday 7th February 2008

OUR campaign supporting York's proposed bid for millions of pounds of Government funding to improve the city's transport system today won the backing of all the city's main political parties.

Minister hails ring road bid

York Press: Rosie Winterton, the new Minister For Yorkshire, views plans for proposed changes to the York outer ring road with the Future York Group and York MP Hugh Bayley, right

9:48am Tuesday 5th February 2008

YORK'S proposed bid for millions of pounds that could be used to dual the outer ring road received a boost when the new minister for Yorkshire and the Humber hailed the plans.

Plea to minister over ring road

York Press: Rosie Winterton

10:19am Monday 4th February 2008

YORK leaders were today pressing a Government minister on proposals to upgrade the city's outer ring road.

Sign up for road battle

11:21am Saturday 2nd February 2008

TODAY sees the launch of our petition urging the Government to back York's proposed bid for £160 million that could be used to dual some of the congested outer ring road.

Tories back dual moves

York Press:

12:19pm Thursday 31st January 2008

YORK'S Conservative Party leader today backed our campaign calling on the Government to support York's planned bid for £160 million that could be used to dual parts of the city's congested outer ring road.

Tackling traffic

10:17am Thursday 31st January 2008

I am glad that Coun Steve Galloway is seeking to secure funding for new Park&Rides in York (Let's get moving, The Press, January 29).

Press launches ring road campaign

10:09am Wednesday 30th January 2008

THE Press today launches a campaign calling on the Government to support York's planned bid for £160 million that could be used to dual parts of the city's congested outer ring road.


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