News - Transport

Posted on: June, 2017
In February 2016 Devon County Council will be starting work to widen Bridge Road to provide two continuous outbound lanes from Countess Wear to the Matford roundabout in order to tackle queuing and reduce journey times for all traffic, while at the same time improving pedestrian and cyclist facilities. The road network on...
Posted on: June, 2017
Potential improvements to the North Devon Link Road will be the subject of further public consultation being launched by Devon County Council today (Friday 9 June).  The County Council is putting forward a scheme option to upgrade the route between South Molton and Bideford, and is giving people the opportunity to...
Posted on: June, 2017
Leading regional airline adds value to customers with opportunity to hold chosen online fare for up to 24 hours Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has launched an improved ‘Price Lock-Down’ fare option which gives customers the opportunity to ‘hold’ their preferred online fare for 24 hours*. It guarantees that the price...
Posted on: June, 2017
Public consultation on proposals for improvements to the North Devon Link Road between South Molton and Bideford begins today and will run until the 28th July 2017. You can view the proposals and respond to the consultation online here: https://new.devon.gov.uk/haveyoursay/   Public consultation exhibitions are being held at the following locations: Green Lanes, Barnstaple Friday 16th June 2017 -...
Posted on: June, 2017
Group outlines series of policy suggestions for local and central Government Ninth annual sustainability drive takes place from 5-9 June South West launches consultation on Exeter city network   Transport operator Stagecoach today (1 June 2017) called for tougher action on air quality to protect local communities across Britain as the company launched its...
Posted on: May, 2017
Leading regional airline encourages Exeter teams’ supporters to fly high with their football and rugby teams with low fares to capital this weekend Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline and sponsor of both Exeter City Football Club and Exeter Chiefs Rugby, has thrown its support behind the hugely successful teams as they...
Posted on: May, 2017
Devon County Council is reminding road users that a series of overnight closures of Bridge Road in Exeter will take effect this week, starting from tonight (Monday 22 May). The road will be closed for four consecutive evenings from tonight to Thursday (25 May), closing at 8:30pm and re-opening by 5:30am...
Posted on: March, 2017
Eye Airports, UK Airport advertising experts and media partner of Exeter International Airport, are delighted to be able to offer the advertising site with the most Kudos across the airport – namely the huge control tower outdoor media site Available from April to a local Exeter business on a first-come, first-served...
Posted on: March, 2017
Passengers travelling on services between Reading and London Paddington this Sunday, 26 March, should check before they travel and plan their journeys to start after 1300 if possible. Network Rail will undertake vital Crossrail work between Reading and Hayes & Harlington. Great Western Railway will operate diverted rail or bus replacement...
Posted on: March, 2017
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has welcomed nine Medical Alert Dogs on board as part of the dogs’ comprehensive training and socialisation programme. Organised by the charity Northern Ireland Assistance Dogs (NIAD) the aircraft visit was part of a familiarisation session of George Best Belfast City Airport where the dogs...