News - Transport

Posted on: January, 2017
Flybe has been rated as the best UK airline for punctuality and, with an on time performance of 86.6%, also placed sixth worldwide (up from 17th last year) in the 2016 OAG Punctuality League report. This annual report is published by the globally renowned air travel intelligence specialist, OAG, and...
Posted on: December, 2016
New service starts 3 January 2017 Combines Blue, SR4 (Sowton) and Green (Matford) routes to create cross city connection Includes stops at Middlemoor, Heavitree, St Luke’s, High Street and Exeter Quay Marsh Barton/Matford served all day and Sowton Industrial Estate at peaks New stopping arrangements for city centre Stagecoach South West announced today that, starting...
Posted on: December, 2016
The first phase of a commuter-driven initiative designed to help reduce traffic congestion in and around Exeter has revealed some fascinating results. Experts from the University of Exeter are determining what factors influence the time and routes chosen by people travelling to and from the city. As part of the project,...
Posted on: December, 2016
·         Site previously occupied by Hussey’s Auctioneers to be used for temporary parking ·         Extra parking available from 10 December across busy holiday period and into New     Year ·         Matford Park & Ride and Sowton sites are open Monday to Saturday 6am to 7.30pm ·         Honiton Road site open 6am to...
Posted on: December, 2016
·         Services running through the holiday except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day ·         Early finishes on both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, including C to Sandy Park ·         Boxing Day service on selected routes across Devon ·         South West Falcon running through the night at New Year   Stagecoach South West has...
Posted on: November, 2016
Exeter Airport has revealed its best month for passenger numbers in eight years after smashing through the 100,000 mark.   Figures just released show the airport handled 100,374 passengers in August this year, a 5% increase on the previous August and the first time since September 2008 that over 100,000 people have...
Posted on: October, 2016
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, says that any final decision on the Government’s announcement on airport expansion at London Heathrow Airport must incorporate assurances that it becomes a hub for the whole of the UK. Flybe calls on the Government to ensure that some of the new capacity is reserved...
Devon County Council would welcome your views on proposals to improve the A30 trunk road between Honiton and Devonshire Inn.    This is an important but currently unimproved single carriageway stretch of the A303/A30/A358 corridor between the South West Peninsula, London and the South East. The County Council hopes to provide the...
Devon County Council would welcome your views on proposals to improve the A30 trunk road between Honiton and Devonshire Inn.    This is an important but currently unimproved single carriageway stretch of the A303/A30/A358 corridor between the South West Peninsula, London and the South East. The County Council hopes to provide the...
Posted on: July, 2016
Within Exeter and the travel to work region, there is increasing interest and activity on the subject of transport across a wide range of groups and organisations, but we have not recently had the opportunity to share our thinking.   To provide this opportunity Transition Exeter and Exeter City Futures are holding...