Car restraint is needed to meet climate targets
Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
22 August 2016
Transport emissions are rising again, despite strong grassroots campaigning to change behaviour. The trend will only be reversed when it becomes more expensive and less convenient to drive.
The recent progress....
Will the Bus Services Bill make a difference?
Anthony Smith, Chief Executive, Transport Focus
15 August 2016
Provisions to encourage partnership could allow targets to be agreed to address passengers' top ten priorities as identified by Transport Focus research.
Though the news is dominated by bigger political issues,....
How transport appraisal misses the local realities
Jim Steer, Director, Steer Davies Gleave
8 August 2016
Transport models often discount or ignore the local effects of a new transport project. But in many cases these can form a significant proportion of total demand.
It is a mistake....